June 07 - 11:06
NHS to start transfering patient data to new platform in July
The UK government is moving forward with its plans of transferring all of Englands' medical records to a central database. The transfer will begin in July, despite the NHS suggesting a delay. The NHS reportedly wanted the transfer to be done in September, once patients have had more time to learn about the system. Critics have expressed worries that the data could be misused by third parties.
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