Supporting patients - information and resources

Summary

Find leaflets, posters, suggested text for privacy notices and more information for health and care staff to use, so you can support patients on the national data opt-out.

Resources for patients

Printed copies of Your Data Matters to the NHS campaign posters and handouts will be arriving in GP practices and NHS Trusts from 8 to 15 June 2018. Please can staff place these in patient and public waiting areas.

Download the resources below to help raise awareness of the 'Your data matters to the NHS' campaign and the national data opt out.

You can also order copies of posters, patient handouts and accessible materials (such as braille, audio and large print versions) from the Health and Social Care Publications Orderline.

General resources

Download an A4 poster - Your Data Matters to the NHS.

Download a patient handout - Your Data Matters to the NHS.

Accessible resources

Watch a British Sign Language video of the Your Data Matters to the NHS patient handout.

Listen to an audio version of the Your Data Matters to the NHS patient handout.

Order a braille version of the Your Data Matters to the NHS patient handout.

Tailored resources for specific audiences

Guidance for Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) patients

Guidance for carers

Guidance for young people

Patients with a previous type 2 opt-out can find more information here.

Other languages

The Your Data Matters to the NHS patient handout is also available in the following languages.

Albanian - Shqip

Amharic - አማርኛ

Arabic - العربية

Chinese - 中文

Farsi - فارسی

Pashto - پښتو

Tamil - தமிழ்

Tigrinya - ትግርኛ

Urdu - اردو

Welsh - Cymraeg

Suggested text for privacy notices

We have provided this suggested text to help you update your patient privacy notice.

Privacy notice suggested text