Patient data is used every day to improve healthcare services through planning and research in England, helping to find better treatments and improve patient care.
It helps to decide what new health and care services are required in a local area, informs clinical guidance and policy, and supports researching and developing cures for serious illnesses, such as heart disease, diabetes, and cancer.
These pages explain how the NHS and the CCG use your data and how you can submit requests for your information
- Freedom of Information
- How the CCG uses your information
- How the NHS uses data to improve care
- Subject Access Requests