Under the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2000 have to request access to information held by public sector organisations, of which Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust is one.
The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), the UK's independent information rights watchdog, features a model publication scheme for public sector organisations for example NHS Celine Luggage Nano
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These are shown in the navigation on the left. If you are looking for details about Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, you may find it in one of these sections.
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wideranging a fee may be applied following discussion with and also the agreement of the person making the request.
Data protection and FOI how do the two interact?
The Data Protection Act 1998 primarily functions to safeguard and protect information held about individuals. Additionally, it provides individuals with a right of access to any personal information held that pertains to them.
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