New Contractual Cyber Security Standards For GP Practices

New Contractual Cyber Security Standards For GP Practices

New contractual cyber security standards across England require GPs to appoint a named partner, board member or senior employee responsible for data and cyber security. Rising patient expectations and increased online threats to the health service have forced the Department of Health and NHS England to introduce new data security requirements. From 2018/2019 GPSs across […]

14 Top Tips for FOI Compliance

14 Top Tips for FOI Compliance

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOI) provides the legal framework for publishing information held by publicly-owned bodies, such as central government, local councils and authorities. Everyone has the right to request information held by public sector organisations under the Act. With many public services now outsourced to the private sector, it is important that commercial organisations […]

30 Crowdfunding Websites to Kickstart Your Start-up

30 Crowdfunding Websites to Kickstart Your Start-up

E RADAR’s Will Roebuck discusses 30 crowdfunding websites to kickstart your digital business. Crowdfunding (or crowd financing, equity crowdfunding, crowd-sourced fundraising) is a way to raise business finance by accessing a pool of money sourced from many people wanting to invest small amounts. Crowdfunding sites have become popular during the recent global recession when other sources of business finance […]

Home Office And Cyber Crime

Home Office And Cyber Crime

The UK’s Home Office is the lead Government department for immigration, passports, counter-terrorism, policing, drugs and crime. It is also responsible for the Government’s Cyber Crime Strategy The Government is strongly committed to ensuring that everyone in the UK has access to the benefits of the internet. The internet has brought, and will continue to […]

Cabinet Office, ICT and the Government Digital Service

Cabinet Office, ICT and the Government Digital Service

The UK’s Cabinet Office (CO) supports the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, and ensures the effective running of government. Duties include taking responsibility for the government’s ICT strategy as well as the Government Digital Service (GDS). The GDS helps government make digital services and information simpler, clearer and faster. GDS put users’ needs before the […]