The role of the Information Governance lead is to act as the information security officer and should have knowledge and understanding of data safety and security. They should have a strong awareness and understanding of EU General Data Protection Regulations 2016 and the UK Data Protection Act 2018.Technical knowledge of data flows and processing activities is essential especially in regard to Record of Processing Activities (ROPA) are essential, ensuring effective management, compliance and assurance of all aspects of information governance.They should be aware of, and be able to manage, risk and associated risk assessments and registers.
This role will be answerable to the Head of Data Governance and Compliance and working will be remote / home based.
The Information Governance Lead must gain an understanding of the project, its aims, stages of implementation and key personnel to achieve the necessary outcomes.
The Project is to deliver the essential infrastructure for an integrated care record. This will incorporate patient data from numerous sources including, Hospital Trusts, Community Care groups, Social Services, GP Practices , etc. to provide a single view of the care record for users in the provision of care.