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Oct, 2017

Tailgating

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How often do you hold the door open for someone while walking around your office or building? Do you ever challenge people with no ID showing? If not, why not? I’ll often challenge people with no ID walking through…

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Sep, 2017

Internet of Things (IoT)

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I had a dream last night. The dream started with my mother-in-law approaching me and showing me a serious vulnerability she had found which involved the use of Google maps and Amazon Echo IoT devices. The vulnerability allowed her to roam around Google maps and see all Amazon Echo devices around the world, zoom into them and listen to what was going on around them. Firstly if you knew my…

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Jul, 2017

Passwords! 

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Passwords! The major frustration of all computer users within the organisation. Have you ever really considered how important your password really is? You probably think you may not have access to anything of any interest to anyone so it doesn’t…

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Mar, 2017

National Apprenticeship Week 2017

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Nayeem Uddin Apprentice Service Desk Analyst Time with LHIS: 5 months Studying for: IT Apprenticeship Scheme Level 3   [medicom_row color=" " title=" "][/medicom_row] Why you decided to apply for an apprenticeship? I felt that an apprenticeship benefited me more because you gain a lot of experience with the employer that you’re with and gain a qualification at the same time. It helps to develop skills that I already have…

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Mar, 2017

ISB1596 Secure Email Standard

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NHS Leicestershire Health Informatics Service (LHIS) are the first public body to receive the NHS Digital ISB1596 accreditation, allowing faster and secure communication between NHS organisations, local authorities and other secure government domains LHIS has become the first public sector organisation…

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Sep, 2016

Mobile Apps: Case Study

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Fantastic Case Study from Commontime Healthcare on our work on mobile apps. Click on the image below or click here. This is an exciting growth area for us at LHIS and we are excited to see what is next for healthcare mobile apps! We also did an interview for the Commontime YouTube channel which can be seen here: Do you have an idea for an app? Contact the team today and…

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May, 2016

ISO/IEC 27001 – Information Security Management

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The ISO 27000 family of standards helps organizations keep information assets secure. Using this family of standards helps organisations manage the security of assets such as financial information, intellectual property, employee details or information entrusted to them by third parties. ISO/IEC 27001 is the best-known standard in the family providing requirements for an information security management system (ISMS). We are very pleased to announce that we have been formally awarded the ISO27001…

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May, 2016

Electroconvulsive therapy – ECT Mobile App

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Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) was first conducted in 1938 and it is currently the only form of electroshock therapy which works for around 50% of people who undergo the treatment. ECT has been shown to significantly reduce the symptoms and assist in patient situations like:…

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May, 2016

SystmOne eDSM

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SystmOne eDSM Leicestershire Implementation NHS Leicestershire Health Informatics Service {LHIS) developed and implemented a data sharing model across multiple organisations and agencies across Leicestershire. The SystmOne Enhanced Data Sharing Model (eDSM) facilitates sharing patients health records with other health providers involved in the patient's care, through a model which uses patient consent to control how the record is shared between different teams of clinical staff both at the point of…

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