General Practice Data for Planning and Research (GPDfPR) – Data Collection
NHS Digital have recently announced it is setting up a new primary care data collection service which will begin on the 1st July 2021.
For more information on how data will be shared and used please watch the short video below, for myth busting or to opt out please visit https://digital.nhs.uk/services/national-data-opt-out
Alternatively for more help call:
0300 303 5678 – Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (excluding bank holidays).
There are two parts to the data collection –
Type 1 includes GP practice records, if you wish to opt out please fill out the attached form and return this to your GP practice Type 1 Opt out form
Type 2 includes national data, if you wish to opt out please visit the NHS digital website above, or call the helpline on 0300 303 5678 – Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (excluding bank holidays).
If you are happy for your data to be shared, you do not need to do anything.