Information governance

Information governance (IG) is all about how to manage and share information appropriately. This portal brings together national guidance on information governance - with the aim of ensuring IG guidance is clear and consistent for those working in health and care organisations, so they are empowered to use and share information appropriately to support care.

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Guidance approved by the Health and Care IG Panel, for patients/service users, health and care organisations and IG professionals

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Answers to key questions relating to information governance

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The Health and Care IG Panel

The Health and Care IG Panel convenes key decision makers on IG to collectively provide clear IG guidance and advice. Find out the purpose, membership and minutes from meetings.

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Natasha Phillips, Chief Nursing Information Officer, explains what to share with whom and when

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