Learning Disability Observatory: GDPR information
Why and how we process your data within Learning Disability Observatory, and your rights.
|Controller||NHS Digital, Public Health England (PHE)|
|How we use the information (processing activities)||Data collection from General Practices (GPs) to produce an anonymous data set for Public Health England (PHE). PHE uses this data to monitor and compare the health of individuals with learning disabilities, against those who do not have learning disabilities, so that their care can be improved. This notice only covers NHS Digital's collection and use of personal data.|
|Does this contain sensitive (special category) data such as health information?||No|
|Who are recipients of this data?||
Aggregated counts of patients broken down by general practice shared with Public Health England (PHE). Data is published at CCG level.
|Is data transferred outside the UK?||No|
|How long the data is kept||20 years minimum|
|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?||General Practice (GP) medical records|
|The legal basis for collecting this data||
Legal obligation (Direction)
Where NHS Digital uses this data
Data Provision Notice for the collection on behalf of Public Health England to support the production of a range of primary care indicators covering care quality for people with learning disability.