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UK Government

Gov encourages data sharing across agencies, a move welcomed by doctors and nurses. The health and care system is facing an unprecedented challenge and we wanted to ensure that health organisations, arm’s length bodies and local authorities are able to process and share the data they need to respond to coronavirus (COVID-19), for example by treating and caring for patients and those at risk, managing the service and identifying patterns and risks.