Your Data Matters
Overview – Find out why your data matters - NHS
Your health records contain confidential patient information, which can be used to help with research and planning. If you would like this to stop, you can opt out of this yourself or on behalf of someone else. For example, if you are a parent or guardian of a child under the age of 13.Your choice will only apply to the health and care system in England. This does not apply to health or care services accessed in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.
From 25 May 2018 patients can find out more about data use and the choice they can make online at www.nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters.
Or to make their choice they can call: 0300 303 5678