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NHS Patient Data to be Made Available for Sale to Drug and Insurance Firms

Ramesh, Randeep
http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/jan/19/nhs-patient-data-available-companies-buy

Publisher:  The Guardian
Date Written:  19/01/2014
Year Published:  2014  
Resource Type:  Article

Drug and insurance companies will from later this year be able to buy information on patients once a single English database of medical data has been created. Privacy experts warn there will be no way for public to work out who has their medical records or how they are using it.

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