Data security measures include practices, technologies, and procedures that ensure data confidentiality, integrity, and availability. These measures protect data from unauthorised access, modification, disclosure, or destruction and include encryption, firewalls, access controls, backups, and disaster recovery plans.
Utilising advanced encryption algorithms, CareStack ensures that patient data is secure during transmission and storage, in compliance with UK GDPR Article 32.
Strict access controls, including role-based permissions, limit data access to authorised personnel, aligning with UK GDPR Article 5 on data protection by design and default.
Following the principle of data minimisation, CareStack collects and stores only essential patient information, reducing the risk of data breaches and complying with UK GDPR Article 5.
Continuous monitoring and regular audits are implemented to quickly identify and fix security vulnerabilities, demonstrating accountability in line with Article 24 of the UK GDPR.
Effective data management is crucial for success, enabling better decision-making, improved processes, and a competitive edge.
Patients have control over their data through explicit consent management, allowing them to provide, modify, or withdraw consent, meeting the requirements of UK GDPR Article 7.
CareStack differentiates between personal and pseudonymised data to maintain confidentiality and comply with UK GDPR.
Regular and secure data backups prevent data loss and facilitate quick recovery, aligning with UK GDPR Article 32 to ensure data integrity and resilience.
Privacy measures are integrated into the design of CareStack's systems and processes, aligning with the UK GDPR's emphasis on proactive data protection.
CareStack facilitates prompt handling of Subject Access Requests (SARs), allowing patients to access their data in alignment with UK GDPR Article 15.
CareStack operates within legal and regulatory bases, including the standard law duty of confidentiality, providing a solid foundation for data protection under UK GDPR Article 6.
We utilise Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs) to identify and mitigate risks associated with patient data handling, ensuring adherence to the UK GDPR and safeguarding privacy.
We've appointed a Data Protection Officer for compliance with data protection laws.
We utilise lawful methods to transfer data internationally in accordance with the regulations outlined in the UK GDPR.
We maintain comprehensive records of our data processing activities to adhere to the requirements of the UK GDPR.
We have established a swift incident response plan to promptly address data breaches, aligning with the stipulations outlined in the UK GDPR.
Always secure your laptop/desktop, especially if it contains e-PHI data.
We assess the impact of our data processing on individuals, especially for automated decisions.
We maintain explicit policies regarding the duration and methods of data erasure, ensuring compliance with the provisions outlined in the UK GDPR.
We ensure that our suppliers and third-party entities adhere to the data security requirements stipulated by the UK GDPR.
We regularly train employees on data protection and UK GDPR updates.
CareStack's all-in-one platform contains many additional related features, including:
CareStack's software is cost-effective and efficient, helping organizations of all sizes streamline operations and reduce costs while also helping to provide outstanding care.