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Department of Health: Social Networking

Department of Health written question – answered on 23rd November 2016.

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Photo of Andrew Slaughter Andrew Slaughter Shadow Minister (Housing)

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department is monitoring content that is publicly available on social networking sites using overt monitoring techniques.

Photo of David Mowat David Mowat The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

The Department routinely and overtly monitors content that is publically available in social networking sites to inform communications and policy making work.

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