Monthly Archives: June 2021

Your Data Matters to the NHS

For information on data Sharing:

Please download and complete a form if you wish to opt out How to manage your choice online – Choose if data from your health records is shared for research and planning (

And return to:


Postal address:

National Data Opt Out
Contact Centre
NHS Digital
HM Government
7 and 8 Wellington Place

The phone number is 0300 303 5678 – Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm (excluding bank holidays).

You will need t your NHS number which can be found on


Test results

hospital referral letters

Appointment letters or

Online access

There is no need to phone or email the surgery to obtain your NHS number. Calling the surgery will delay or prevent patients that need to speak with a doctor urgently from getting through on the lines.

For more information on NHS Data  sharing –

Make your choice about sharing data from your health records – NHS

Making a choice about sharing data from your health records for use with research and planning.

Thank you

The Manager