From May 2018 GP Practices are working to the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules. Although the main principles of GDPR remain the same as those in the previous Data Protection Act, there are new elements and more enhancements. This means that some things will need to be undertaken for the first time but there will be additional enhancements, that will mean some existing activities will need to be done differently.
Here at Howbeck Healthcare we have an accredited GDPR Specialist who can support your practice in understanding the new requirements. As an accredited GDPR Specialist, we can undertake the role of your Data Protection Officer and provide the following support:
Provision of services to GP Practices:
Advice and Guidance services offered through our secure members only portal are listed below:
The cost to practices is £300 + VAT per annum per practice.
For further information please contact us.
“We can’t thank you enough for your help and what a great service Howbeck are giving us with you as our Data Protection Officer (DPO)”. – The Marshside Surgery