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Paul knight made this Freedom of Information request to Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Bolton NHS Foundation Trust,

1) please can you send me a copy of the curent subject access request cover letter that you use
2) a copy of the last 5 dpias completed
3) a copy of any internal mandatory information governance training that you give to staff which was written in the last 2 years including presentation slides and videos and any other media
4) a copy of any instructions given to staff members to reduce data security breaches, for example double checking work which was written in the last 5 years
5) a list of any policies implemented in the last 2 years within the organisation to help reduce the environmental impact that the organisation has?

Yours faithfully,

Paul knight

Freedom of Information, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

 

 

Ref No:       2019-725

 

Dear Sir/Madam,

 

Thank you for your email dated 09^th December 2019 requesting information
about Data Protection Policies and Procedures.

 

To proceed with your Freedom of Information Request can you please clarify
question number 5 please?

 

 

 

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Department

Informatics

Informatics Building

Opposite N Block

Royal Bolton Hospital

' 01204 390390 Ext 3982

8  [1][email address]

 

Our Bolton NHS Foundation Trust values
V O I C E
Vision Openess Integrity Compassion Excellence

 

 

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Dear Freedom of Information,

5) a list of any policies implemented in the last 2 years within the organisation to help reduce the environmental impact that the organisation has?

eg have started to print all documentation double sided which means a reduction in paper used by 20%

Yours sincerely,

Paul knight

Freedom of Information, Bolton NHS Foundation Trust

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REF:            2019-725

Subject:        Data Protection Policies and Procedures

 

 

Dear Sir/Madam,

 

Thank you for your email dated 09^th December 2019 where you requested
information about Data Protection Policies and Procedures.

The information you requested is enclosed.  

1) Please can you send me a copy of We do not have  standard covering
the curent subject access request  letter that is used in response to
cover letter that you use subject access requests.
2) A copy of the last 5 dpias Please see attached files submitted to
completed the IG Committee.
3) A copy of any internal mandatory
information governance training All our staff complete Information
that you give to staff which was Governance mandatory training every
written in the last 2 years year.
including presentation slides and
videos and any other media
We have policies and procedures in
4) A copy of any instructions given place to mitigate data protecting
to staff members to reduce data breaches, all the guidelines are in
security breaches, for example our intranet.
double checking work which was
written in the last 5 years We attach our staff IG handbook which
is currently being updated.
We are implementing an electronic
5) A list of any policies patient records which will reduce the
implemented in the last 2 years requirement for paper notes. Referrals
within the organisation to help and correspondence with GPs are via
reduce the environmental impact electronic means.
that the organisation has?
Printers are set to print double sided
by default.

 

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Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire. SK9
5AF.

 

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Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Department

Informatics

Informatics Building

Opposite N Block

Royal Bolton Hospital

' 01204 390390 Ext 3982

8  [1][email address]

 

Our Bolton NHS Foundation Trust values
V O I C E
Vision Openess Integrity Compassion Excellence

 

 

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