Emails reveal Hancock held talks to share patient data with Palantir

23/01/2023 | Mirror

Emails seen by the Mirror newspaper reveal that former Health Secretary Matt Hancock held meetings with representatives from Palantir during the pandemic in which sharing patient data was openly discussed. Hancock is reported to have told colleagues he was keen to see a software demo, while Palantir offered it was ready to receive patient data within days.

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