Doctors of the World UKand NAT have been petitioning NHS Digital to #StopSharing patients private information to help the Home Office track down migrants.
Today, the Health and Social Care Committee published a report condemning this practice. This deal2018.04.15. ● migrants organise
Fear should never be a reason not to see a doctor but the UK Government has arranged a deal between NHS Digital, the body charged with safeguarding NHS patient records, that allows the Home Office to access vulnerable patients’ information.