The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most significant piece of European privacy legislation in the last twenty years. It gives enhanced rights to our patients about how we should manage their personal and confidential data.
Where Do We Stand?
Bolton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust are committed to comply with the new data protection laws requirements.
The Trust has worked extensively to review how it manages the personal data we store to ensure its integrity and security.
You can be assured that Bolton NHS Foundation Trust is taking all reasonable endeavours to be fully GDPR compliant.
You can find our recent GDPR public board reports here:
- GDPR status: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Board-of-Directors-26th-April-2018.pdf [page 70]
- Data Security and Protection Requirements: http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/Board-of-Directors-26th-April-2018.pdf [page 51]
ICO Registration number
The Trust has a robust Information Governance standards and ISO accreditation.
Bolton NHS Foundation Trust is a registered “Data Controller” within the Information Commissioner Office (ICO).
Please see below the details:
|ICO Registration Number:||Z1499998|
|Date registered:||09 October 2008|
|Registration expires:||08 October 2020|
Data Security and Protection Toolkit
The Trust submitted the Data Security and Protection Toolkit and achieved “Standards Met”