We are the guardians of patient data, making sure it is protected and handled securely. We make sure data is only used for the good of health and care, and that patient data is always protected. We comply with the national data opt-out policy. We also provide advice to the health and care sector on keeping data safe.
Keeping patient data safe
Understanding the information we hold about you, what it's used for, and your choices.
Our Data Security Centre supports health and care to keep patient information and computer systems safe.
How we use personal data, in line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), including a register of processing activities, and your rights.
How we've ensured compliance with data protection law, to make sure health and care data is always collected, stored, analysed and shared securely and legally.