Cancer Patient Tracking List (PTL) Data Provision Notice
Overview of the collection
The Cancer Patient Tracking List 2nd version data collection provides an indication of where there are possible problems with patients not being seen within the cancer 62-day standard. Commissioners and NHS Improvement use the data to support discussions to ensure compliance against the standard. Data is only published internally within the NHS.
Scope of the collection
NHS Trusts providing treatments for cancer.
Legal basis for provision of data
Section 259 of the Health and Social Care Act.