Year-long hunt fails to find IT security chief for NHS

Tuesday, 5 September 2006, 11:12 AM EST

Connecting for Health has failed to appoint a senior security director to oversee IT security across the NHS National Programme for IT despite a year-long search.

The government agency behind the NHS IT programme advertised the board-level position last year, but it has so far failed to find a candidate with the right skills.

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