Data Provision Notice sharing information with NHS Digital for Planning and Research

The Practice is required to comply with the Health and Social Care Act 2012. NHS Digital have the power under the Health and Social Care Act 2012 Section 259 (1) to issue a Data Provision Notice. This mandates us to share information about you unless you tell us not to.


To opt out please complete the opt out form before 23rd June 2021 and return it to the Practice by email to swlccg.heathbridgeadmin@nhs.net or hard copy.


Opt out form: https://nhs-prod.global.ssl.fastly.net/binaries/content/assets/website-assets/data-and-information/data-collections/general-practice-data-for-planning-and-research/type-1-opt-out-form.docx


You will then need to do a National Data Opt Out for your records not be used for research and planning, please visit this link: https://www.nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters/


You can see a list of the Data Provision Notices here: https://digital.nhs.uk/about-nhs-digital/corporate-information-and-documents/directions-and-data-provision-notices/data-provision-notices-dpns 

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