Data Privacy Day 2024

January 28th 2024 is Data Privacy Day which reminds us that we must ensure personal data is processed with confidentiality & care. The DSP Toolkit is now the social care sector’s accepted best practice method for care providers to evidence their data protection...

Free data protection e-learning for Care Professionals

For the first time, free data protection e-learning SPECIFICALLY FOR CARE PROFESSIONALS is available. This e-learning has been created by care professionals, is simple, manageable and provided at no cost. Care staff who were involved in creating the course told us:...

FREE DSPT workshop in Stevenage – 31st January

Free workshop in Stevenage: Get ready for CQC and ensure legal compliance by completing your Data Security and Protection Toolkit We are holding a workshop in Stevenage to help you become legally compliant with GDPR, manage your risks from cyber-attacks, gain free NHS...

Secure email – why you need it.

HCPA can provide registered care services with free NHSmail secure email accounts. 6 reasons why YOU NEED THIS: 1 – Make your company emails end with “NHS.net”. Can you see how customers might trust companies whose emails have the official NHS branding? 2 – NHSmail is...

Public Sector Data Breaches

This week two large public institutions announced significant data breaches. From early indications, one was caused by accidental over-disclosure relating to an FOI request, the other seems to be a lack of correct procedural controls. Your responsibilities Your Data...