General Practice Data for Planning and Research (GPDPR)

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NHS Digital’s daily collection of GP data will support vital health and care planning and research.

You may have noted in the media plans by NHS Digital to extract data from GP patient records.
To find out what this is all about, please have a look here:
https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/data-collections-and-data-sets/data-collections/general-practice-data-for-planning-and-research

https://www.nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters/
If you wish to opt out, you must inform us by 23 June 2021. If you opt out after this date, some of your data may have already been extracted, but no further extractions will take place after you opt out.

To opt out, you must complete the required opt out form and return it to the surgery patients.speedwell@nhs.net

A copy of the Type 1 opt out form can be downloaded here (form attached)