Enabling improvements in data-driven health and social care outcomes by delivering a world-leading data service

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How to Apply

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DataLoch is currently accepting applications from academics and health and social care professionals within the South-East Scotland region. Any person wishing to access any of the datasets held within DataLoch will need to meet a number of key governance criteria to ensure their purpose and interest is both legitimate and appropriate.

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Data Security

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DataLoch has been entrusted by NHS Lothian with routine data collected as part of people’s day-to-day interactions with health and social care services. Consequently, protecting the identities of all those in the data is DataLoch’s most important priority.

Data Security

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COVID-19 Collaborative 02/09/2021

In light of the COVID-19 crisis, in March 2020 colleagues from NHS Lothian and the University of Edinburgh asked the DataLoch team to help in...
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