National wheelchair data collection Data Provision Notice
This data collection is intended to help improve the commissioning of wheelchair services and outcomes for wheelchair users.
Overview of the collection
This collection aims to provide a national view of the wheelchair service by collecting information on the number of, cost, access to, and patient experience about wheelchair services to enable transparency and benchmarking.
Scope of the collection
- NHS Organisations (and Private providers who provide NHS services)
- This includes Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), NHS Trusts, external wheelchair service providers
- CCGs have the overall responsibility for coordinating submission of data
Legal basis for provision of data
Section 259 of the Health and Social Care Act.