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Care Data

your care data

How information about you helps us to provide better care

Confidential information from your medical records can be used by the NHS to improve the services offered so we can provide the best possible care for everyone.

This information along with your postcode and NHS number but not your name, are sent to a secure system where it can be linked with other health information.

This allows those planning NHS services or carrying out medical research to use information from different parts of the NHS in a way which does not identify you.

You have a choice. If you are happy for your information to be used in this way you do not have to do anything.

If you have any concerns or wish to prevent this from happening, please speak to practice staff or ask at reception for a copy of the leaflet 'How information about you helps us to provide better care'.

You fond an Opt Out form here

More Information:

Care Data Patient Information Leaflet

More information can be found here www.nhs.uk/caredata 

Download the Frequently Asked Questions leaflet

You can find out more on the NHS England Care Data website

 



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