Tim Straughan: health informatics - driving integration and efficiencies across levels of care

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  • Posted:Wednesday 12 October 2011

Tim Straughan, Chief Executive, NHS Information Centre for Health and Social Care, introduces the NHSIC's position on data informatics – looking at specific examples from East London and City Alliance, and the EMIS web in South Cumbria – and considers the key issues, including transparency and data linkage, that need to be addressed.

This item was recorded at our 2011 NHS Information Revolution conference.


Mary E Hoult

community volunteer,
Comment date
25 October 2011
I would listen to what Mr Straughan has to say,having attended his meetings for over the last year at the NHS information health & Social care centre as an informed patient/volunteer he is the most honest person I have met during my years of engagement.

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