There have been posts on social media with false information about opting out of sharing your data with the NHS.
Here’s what you need to know:
- There is no 30 September deadline for opting out of sharing your data. You can opt out at any time.
- NHS Digital will never sell your data.
- There are strict rules about how NHS can use your data. It’s only shared securely and safely.
- Shared data helps the NHS. It has been used to find the first treatment for coronavirus and for vaccine research.
Visit www.nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters for more information.
If you wish to opt-out, please complete a Type 1 Opt-out Form and return it to the practice by 23rd June 2021
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