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Ransomware Attack May 2017 (1718106)

1.  How many GP practices in NHS Calderdale CCG ’s area had to shut down any IT systems in response to the ransomware attack, known as WannaCry, on or after 12 May, 2017?

The PCs in one practice were affected.  The issue was isolated within the confines of the practice and within 5 minutes of the IT helpdesk call.  The practice was safely operational again within the same afternoon.

2.  How many computers/servers/devices in GP practices were infected in the ransomware attack, known as WannaCry, on 12 May, 2017?

25 desktop computers were infected within that practice.

3.  How many planned appointments did the GP practices have to cancel/postpone/reschedule as a result, either direct or indirect, of the WannaCry ransomware attack?

 NHS Calderdale CCG does not hold this information.

4.  How many patients had to be recalled for tests by GP practices, as a result, either direct or indirect of the WannaCry ransomware attack?

NHS Calderdale CCG does not hold this information.

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