Day: 12 November 2018

NHS Digital ends agreement allowing Home Office to request NHS patient data to target individuals for deportation

An agreement allowing the Home Office to request patient data from the NHS to target people for deportation has been abandoned following a legal challenge. In May 2018, the Government announced that the data-sharing deal set out in a memorandum of understanding between the Home Office and NHS Digital would be suspended, following a legal challenge.  NHS […]