As we are a Commissioning Support Unit and are governed by NHS England, we are not required to appoint a Data Protection Officer.  We have however identified an individual within SCW who will provide support to the organisation on Data Protection compliance and also support the Data Protection Officer for NHS England.

NHS England’s Data Protection Officer is:

Carol Mitchell
Head of Corporate Information Governance and Data Protection Officer
Transformation & Corporate Operations Directorate
NHS England
Quarry House
Quarry Hill
Leeds
LS2 7UE

To contact the Data Protection Officer for NHS England please E-mail: england.dpo@nhs.net

To contact the Data Protection Lead for SCW please e-mail SCWCSU.IGEnquiries@nhs.net  or telephone 02380627579

mailto:england.dpo@nhs.netTo contact the Data Protection Lead for SCW please e-mail SCWCSU.IGEnquiries@nhs.net  or telephone 02380627579

Should you wish to communicate with us by post please write to:

The Head of Information Governance
NHS South, Central and West Commissioning Support Unit
Floor 2,
Omega House
Southampton Road
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO50 5PB

SCW also has a senior member of staff responsible for protecting the confidentiality of patient information. This person is called the Caldicott Guardian.

The contact details of our Caldicott Guardian are as follows:  

Liam Williams – Director of Provider Management.
Email:
scwcsu.caldicottguardian@nhs.net

They both support another senior member of staff who is responsible for information risk and information security and is accountable to the Managing Director; this person is called the Senior Information Risk Owner (SIRO). 

The contact details of our SIRO are as follows:

Rod How – Executive Director of Finance.
Email:
rod.how@nhs.net