fact check of NHSD's facts

Sam from medConfidential made this Freedom of Information request to NHS Digital This request has been closed to new correspondence. Contact us if you think it should be reopened.

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Sam from medConfidential

Dear NHS Digital,

During the GP Data for Planning and Research programme in summer 2021, NHS Digital had a “mythbusting social media” “fact check” published on your website:

Originally at: https://digital.nhs.uk/services/national...

Versions Archived at: https://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov....

Under the Freedom of Information Act, can you please provide:

1) Any lines to take when publicly discussing why the original content was replaced with a redirect.

2) The full e-mail trail – with attachments – with Full Fact (the independent fact checking organisation) received or sent by NHS Digital
a) Specifically but not exclusively, please include any fact check done by Full Fact provided to you for comment before publication, after which NHSD removed the page.

Yours faithfully,
Sam Smith

NHS Digital Enquiries (NHS DIGITAL),

Ref: NIC-620121-H7P2N 

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NHS Digital Enquiries (NHS DIGITAL),

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Ref: NIC-620121-H7P2N 
 

Dear Sam Smith,

Many thanks for your recent request to NHS Digital.

We have now received a reply to this from our colleagues in the
Information Governance team.

Please see the attached file(s).

Kind Regards,

Contact Centre Team
NHS Digital
[1]www.digital.nhs.uk

0300 303 5678

[2][NHS Digital request email]

7&8 Wellington Place | Leeds | LS1 4AP

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