Information governance and business continuity

Below is a summary of the standard for information governance and business continuity. Please click the PDF at the end of the summary to read the full explanation and additional details.       

Practices will be expected to:

  • Your practice will have an up-to-date Business Continuity Plan which says what the practice will do if there is a short or long-term change to ‘business as usual’, e.g. an increase in patients needing appointments. This can include longer opening hours, telephone consultations or bringing in more staff


Standard 10.3 Information Governance and Business Continuity