Real reform must follow ruling on flawed NHS-DeepMind data deal

时间:2019-03-02 09:03:07166网络整理admin

Mark Thomas/REX/Shutterstock So the data deal between Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and DeepMind “failed to comply with” the law. So says the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK regulator charged with upholding data protection rules. The deal, the ICO said, erred in several ways. Royal Free should have notified its patients before handing their data to DeepMind, giving them a chance to opt out. Given that the deal was with a subsidiary of Google parent company Alphabet,