Saving Lives with Data: The NHS Shielded Patient List

Piers Kelly

The Government ICT Virtual Summit which took place in January 2021 featured sessions not only on Central and Local Government, but also welcomed the perspective of the Health and Social Care sector.

This session, delivered by Mark Reynolds, Interim Chief Technology Officer at NHS Digital covers the NHS Shielded Patient List and in particular:

  • The role of NHS Digital in the pandemic
  • The creation and operation of the NHS Shielded Patient List – a key part of the Government’s shielding policy
  • The impact of the scheme for patients
  • Plans for 2021

Watch the full session here


The Government ICT Conference is part of the GovNet Tech portfolio bringing a series of events, webinars and thought-leadership roundtables to the public sector.

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