Digi.me holds first UK Patient Centricity focus group

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

Digi.me investigation reveals only 0.25pc of reported data breach cases fined under GDPR

Data requested by digi.me shows that of 11,468 data breach cases closed by the ICO since GDPR’s implementation, only 29 have resulted in financial penalties An investigation by digi.me has revealed that only a minuscule percentage of data breach cases closed by the data protection regulator since the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation … Continue reading Digi.me investigation reveals only 0.25pc of reported data breach cases fined under GDPR

Come and help us define the future of patient centricity

Digi.me is on a mission to empower individuals with personal data from across their lives. Individuals being in control of their data and able to gather it securely all in one place not only enables better personal insights, but also opens the way to benefit from sharing that data with consent. Healthcare is one of … Continue reading Come and help us define the future of patient centricity

The Data Mobility Sandbox and a peek at the future of personal data

The Personal Data Mobility Sandbox is a new project working with major brands including the BBC, Facebook, BT, Barclays and British Gas to explore practical benefits to innovation and use cases when data is shared with consent. The Sandbox has been created and is run by personal data business innovation consultancy Ctrl-Shift, which recently held … Continue reading The Data Mobility Sandbox and a peek at the future of personal data

Consumers International Summit: Explaining why digital innovation needs data mobility

We're delighted to be on a plenary at the Consumers International Summit 2019 in Portugal talking about data mobility. Our Chief Product Officer, the fabulous Fab de Liberali, will be explaining the critical importance of data not just being available to consumers but being mobile, and how that underpins the whole Personal Data Economy. In … Continue reading Consumers International Summit: Explaining why digital innovation needs data mobility

Microsoft’s HealthVault closure is inevitable in a more user-centric world

Microsoft has announced plans to close HealthVault, its personal health record for consumers which it launched back in 2007, later this year. This is not a huge surprise as the world of healthcare, and public expectations around management of the wealth of very sensitive data it holds, have moved on dramatically in that time. Patient … Continue reading Microsoft’s HealthVault closure is inevitable in a more user-centric world

Digi.me featured in Future Agenda’s Future of Digital Identity report

We are delighted to be featured as a case study in the Future of Digital Identity, a new report from Future Agenda. As the report's executive summary notes, in a world that is becoming evermore digitally connected, how we resolve our digital identities will prove to be a fundamental underpinning, as well as an enabler, … Continue reading Digi.me featured in Future Agenda’s Future of Digital Identity report