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Collection of clinical data from NHS Digital
Posted on 26 Oct 2017
NHS Digital has been instructed by the Department of Health to collect clinical data for a given set of criteria on an individual GP basis. This information will be for the use by GP Practices only and is intended to support GPs and general practices in overseeing, reviewing and continuously improving the quality of care provided to their named patients.
The link below will take you to the Privacy Notice issued by NHS Digital and will provide more details on the information collection and how the data will be used. It will also tell you how to opt-out should you wish to do so.