Submitted by Adam William John Carroll on Friday 4th June 2021
Published on Friday 11th June 2021
Current status: Open
Open until: Saturday 11th December 2021
Current Signatures: 17
(count is updated approximately hourly)
Stop plans for NHS Digital to share GP patient data with third parties
NHS Digital have confirmed they plan to pool together data from the medical records of patients in England who are registered with a GP clinic, and make the information available to academic and commercial third parties for research and planning purposes.
We believe this is a major breach of privacy and increases the risk that people’s personal information could be exposed, with damaging consequences. Not only will this undermine the trust between patients and clinicians but it’s not clear what safeguards are in place to stop this information being misused by private companies. Our private records must remain private.
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