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1 NIGB NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE The Social Care Record Guarantee Intellect Health and Social Care Group Wednesday 24 th March 2010 Ms Della M Cannings QPM FRSA BSc MIoD Deputy Chairman

2 NIGB NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE Role Support improvements to information governance practice in health and social care through leadership, monitoring and arbitration Advisory Non-departmental Public Body

3 NIGB All information obtained or created as part of the delivery of NHS funded health care or adult social care services delivered by local authorities, including services provided under contract to the NHS and local authorities, comes under the remit of the NIGB. The Health and Social Care Act 2008 The NIGB provides advice on the interpretation of policies, guidelines and legislation relating to information governance

4 NIGB NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE Our definition: Information governance describes the structures, policies and practices which are used to ensure the confidentiality and security of records of patients and service users. Correctly developed and implemented it enables the appropriate and ethical use of information for the benefit of individuals and the public good.

5 NIGB These guarantees are a commitment that records about a client/patient will be used in ways that respect their rights and promote their health and wellbeing

6 NIGB NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD Promote a mutual understanding between professionals and service users about how information is used and so foster better relations, increased confidence and better care

7 NIGB NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD Set standards for consistent behaviours from people within and across systems Equivalent information standards in health and social care Information sharing in multi-agency environment Client (patient) CONSENT Professionals access – theory and practice

8 NIGB NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD Complexity of third party information Subject Access Requests and Data Protection Act NHS Number inclusion Pseudonymised data Differing legal frameworks

9 NIGB Contact details Phone: Write: NIGB, Floor 7, New Kings Beam House 22 Upper Ground London SW1 9BW NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

10 NIGB NATIONAL INFORMATION GOVERNANCE BOARD FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE The Social Care Record Guarantee Questions? Answers? (hopefully)


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