The NHS is custodian to some of our most personal and private data. Data which has the ability with new technology and AI to unlock better patient outcomes. From care.data to the current day, how that data might be aggregated and used for public benefit is a thorny topic of debate. Do we trust the NHS to keep our data safe? How do we balance privacy and confidentiality with the potential upside that wider dissemination and analysis of data can bring?
So what does the public actually think about this sensitive area. Dr Fiona Fylan from Brainbox will share the research and engagement they have done with the public in Leeds.