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The information we are privileged to hold is crucial to improving the way patients are treated and services are provided, but we know it’s also highly sensitive and very personal. For this reason, security and patient confidentiality are at the forefront of everything we do. Our work uses data provided by patients and collected by the NHS as part of their care and support.

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Find out if patients need to register their details with the National Disease Registration Service (NDRS). 

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Data stories

Data stories show how the National Disease Registration Service (NDRS) uses patient information to improve diagnosis and treatment of cancer, rare diseases and congenital anomalies.

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