Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care

The Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care (ISB) in England is tasked with the independent assurance and approval of information standards for adoption by the NHS and social care.

The scope of the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care includes all information standards within the Department of Health, NHS, adult social care and those required to support approved sharing and communication with other agencies where NHS information infrastructure and systems are to be used.

The Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care will:

The Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care has delegated the creation and implementation of processes for the assurance of information standards to the Information Standards Management Service (ISMS).

Further information on the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care is available from:

 

This supporting information is also known by these names:
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