CSTF Information Governance

The Health & Safety Group
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1.5 hours
5 GBP excl. VAT
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Course description

CSTF Information Governance

This course explains the importance of patient consent to disclosures of personal information, the means & methods of disclosures and the legislative requirements of keeping information secure.

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Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at all staff throughout the health and social care sector, in particular

  • Existing staff to update existing knowledge
  • New starters to the organisation

Outcome / Qualification etc.


  • Understand the principles of Information Governance and how they apply in every day working environments
  • Understand within the context of their specific role how to provide a confidential service to patients and service users in line with the duty of confidentiality
  • Know how to ensure and maintain good record keeping.
  • Understand fundamentals of data protection, confidentiality and the Caldicott Principles
  • Understand the responsibilities of healthcare organisations under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
  • Understand individual responsibilities in responding to a Freedom of Information request
  • Understand the principles of good record keeping.
  • Understand, within the context of their role, how they can apply and maintain information security guidelines.
  • Know where they can gain local access to policies, procedures and further information on Information Governance.

Training Course Content

  • Aims & Principles
  • Caldicott Report
  • Data Protection
  • Freedom of information
  • Patient Information
  • Confidentiality & disclosure
  • Counter Fraud


Course Price:£4.95 + VAT

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The Health & Safety Group

The Health & Safety Group has been providing expert online, open, and in-house training courses across the UK since 2004. Training 100,000+ professionals each year, The Health & Safety Group provide expert training for a wide variety of professions and...

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W4 5YF London

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