eHealth Scotland Conference

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Description

"Bringing patients and their records together: rights, benefits and the digital society" Keynote speech delivered at the Holyrood eHealth Scotland conference in 2016, reflecting on Scotland's progress in giving patients' access to their digital health records, compared with other high income countries, and the challenges and opportunities faced. Emphasised the importance of data access as a fundamental right in the digital society and called for planned developments in Scotland to be accelerated.
Period26 Feb 2015
Event typeConference
LocationGlasgow, United Kingdom

Keywords

  • eHealth
  • Personal Health Records
  • citizen empowerment
  • Data rights
  • Digital Society
  • NHS
  • Europe
  • Scotland