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Our governance

NHS Digital is led by the board and our executive management team. The NHS Digital board is our most senior decision-making body, accountable to the public, Parliament and the Secretary of State for Health. Board meetings are held regularly throughout the year and papers, agendas and minutes are made available on-line.

Board membership

Our Board, is made up of our executive directors and non-executive directors.

Board meetings

Our Board holds both public and business meetings regularly throughout the year. Members of the public are welcome to attend and observe these meetings.

Clinical leadership

NHS Digital has a group of senior clinicians who work closely with teams across the breadth of NHS Digital's products and services.

Our strategy

This document sets out the HSCIC's strategy for 2015-20.

NHS Digital annual report and accounts 2016 to 2017

Our annual report and accounts for 2016 to 2017 were laid before parliament on 11 July 2017.

How we support diversity and inclusion

As an organisation we value and understand differences in our people and use it to innovate. Our Diversity and Inclusion Workforce Report sets out how we'll deliver this.

Data provision notices

NHS Digital, issues a Data Provision Notice each time it uses the statutory power under Section 259 (1) of the Health and Social Care Act 2012. The Data Provision Notice provides information on the data collection including the purpose, benefits, how we intend to collect the information, form, manner, frequency and from which organisations. We also include any information governance, legal or burden considerations.

NHS Digital business plan 2017-2018

Our business plan sets out what we'll do to meet our objectives and responsibilities in supporting health and care.

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