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GPs must help patients in cold homes - but Health and Wellbeing Boards should act, too

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I am deeply concerned about the aspiration to share information with social care on this. I can see a time soon where a unified record of social and medical history will not only be created, but will be accessible to many via care.data and general information leak in large systems (see Sony Pictures for examples of systems too complex to secure). Very soon a prerquisite for accessing NHS care will be consent to share all your information. And if you don't take up the latest boiler offer from the 'preferred suppliers' - perhaps the power that be will question you right to healthcare...

Posted date

09 Mar 2015

Posted time

2:47pm

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