Transfer of Caldicott Guardian role at CLCH
The Caldicott Guardian role, previously held by the Medical Director at CLCH, Dr Joanne Medhurst has transferred to Dr Ian Bernstein, the CLCH Director of Medical Education with effect from 2nd February 2021.
The CLCH Caldicott Guardian ensures that personal information is used legally, ethically and appropriately, and that confidentiality is maintained.
Dr Bernstein is co-chair of the CLCH Information Governance Group. This change was a consequence of workload during the Covid-19 pandemic and in recognition of increased senior clinical leadership within the Trust.