A Caldicott Guardian is a senior person responsible for protecting the confidentiality of patient and service-user information and enabling appropriate information sharing.
Each NHS organisation is required to have a Caldicott Guardian. At The Royal Marsden the Caldicott Guardian is Chief Nurse, Mairead Griffin.
The Guardian actively supports work to enable information sharing where it is appropriate to share, and advises on options for lawful and ethical processing of information.
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