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How ISO 27001 helps with GDPR

GDPR is now part of the lives of all Irish businesses.  Not only are we aware of its existence, most organisations have now implemented changes to work towards compliance. Datascan were always conscious of data protection regulations and we saw GDPR coming on the horizon some years ago and knew it was time to get… Read more »

This Day Forward Scanning

Digital transformation is using the technology available today to improve workflows in order to make a business more efficient.  Leveraging this new technology will give a business a competitive edge and improve their chances of having a successful business future. Document Scanning One of many digital technologies being implemented today is document scanning.  That is… Read more »

ISO 27001 certified for Data Protection

The surprisingly low cost of storing information electronically has meant that businesses are holding increasing amounts of personal information.   While it has been shown that these types of digital files are more secure than paper file storage, there will always be a concern about their protection.   This is particularly interesting with data protection being high… Read more »

Document Scanning for the Pharma Industry

According to the IDA, the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Devices and Diagnostics combined as a sector directly employs 30,000 people in Ireland.   75 pharmaceutical companies operate in Ireland and 10 of the top 10 world’s pharmaceutical companies are based here. High Standards With such a thriving industry comes the expected regulations and standards that must be… Read more »

Retiring from General Practice?

According to recent reports from the IMO GP Committee, over 660 GPs are set to retire in the coming years.  If you are one of those, before you start booking your cruise or buying new golf clubs you may want to start considering what you can do with your patient files. Safeguarding Patient records You… Read more »