Individuals are becoming increasingly aware of their rights to access their data and the benefits of them owning and controlling a copy which they can use. Since the introduction of the EU’s GDPR data protection legislation in 2018, there has been a rise in the number of enquiries and complaints to regulatory bodies regarding access … Continue reading Digi.me’s first health record access Twitter chat shows good support for patient centricity
Ctrl-Shift, the personal data innovation consultancy, has published the first results of a ground-breaking Personal Data Mobility Sandbox - a collaboration of market leading organisations including Barclays, the BBC, BT, Centrica and Facebook, with digi.me as the data facilitator. This first phase of the Data Mobility Infrastructure Sandbox has examined safe data sharing, investigating how … Continue reading Revealed: The key findings of ground-breaking Ctrl-Shift Personal Data Mobility Sandbox
Digi.me is delighted to announce a new partnership with Sopra Banking Software - a global leader in digital banking and financing software. Digi.me’s Private Sharing solution empowers individuals to own, control and securely share their personal data with third parties. This enables Sopra’s bank clients to go one step further, offering consumers more tailored and … Continue reading Sopra Banking Software and digi.me team up to help banks gain a competitive edge in today’s digital world
The much-vaunted NHS health app – described in the long-term plan as being the health service’s ‘digital front door’ - is being dramatically reframed, it has emerged. It is increasingly recognised that patients need online access to key services, particularly the ability to access their health record. However, there had been questions about whether, in … Continue reading Where next for NHS health apps after ‘all-singing, all dancing’ one is scrapped?
Much has been written about what a year under the auspices of the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has looked like for personal data, and many have drawn conclusions that not much has actually changed. Certainly, within the UK, there have been no fines issued under the legislation, as the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) … Continue reading Lessons from a year of GDPR
Digi.me is hugely invested in the future of public-facing health technology, so we were delighted to be invited to take part in a recent industry roundtable. Hosted by TechUK, our founder and chairman Julian Ranger chaired the event, which was also attended by our VP Health Dan Bayley, alongside representatives from NHS digital, and other … Continue reading Enabling a public health tech ecosystem – insights from the Digital Citizens roundtable
Patient centricity is the philosophy of empowering individuals with their data to enable them to use it with the applications and services they choose, acting as a catalyst for record sharing, innovation and research. In 2017, digi.me collaborated with the Icelandic Directorate of Health to achieve a world first, a national citizen-facing API for medical … Continue reading Digi.me holds first UK Patient Centricity focus group