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Cancer Waiting Times (CWT): GDPR information
Why and how we process your data in the Cancer Waiting Times (CWT) system, and your rights.
|How we use the information (processing activities)||
NHS Digital collects data from providers of NHS cancer care to calculate and monitor performance against nationally set cancer targets for referrals, diagnosis and treatment.
|Does this contain sensitive (special category) data such as health information?||Yes|
|Who are recipients of this data?||
NHS funded organisations providing cancer care
|Is data transferred outside the UK?||No|
|How long the data is kept||20 years minimum after no longer required|
|Our lawful basis for holding this data||Legal obligation|
|How can you withdraw your consent?||
Consent not the basis for processing
|Is the data subject to decisions made solely by computers? (automated decision making)||No|
|Where does this data come from?||NHS funded organisation providing cancer care|
|The legal basis for collecting this data||
Legal obligation (Direction) and management of health and social care systems