Information Governance
  • Name, address, full postcode, date of birth, financial details of patients or staff
  • Pictures, photographs, videos, audio-tapes or other images of patients; copies of
  • passports, birth certificates of staff
  • NHS number and local patient identifiable codes; National Insurance number or
  • Payroll number of staff
  • Anything else that may be used to identify an individual directly or indirectly. For
  • example, rare diseases, drug treatments or statistics based on small populations
  • Information Governance ensures relevant safeguards for the security,
    and appropriate use of Person Identifiable Data (PID) and other
    confidential information