Privacy notice - Adult Social Care: your information and you
National Data Opt Out
The national data opt-out was introduced on 25 May 2018, enabling patients to opt out from the use of their data for research or planning purposes.
Patients can view or change their national data opt-out choice at any time by using the online service at NHS – Your NHS data matters.
Compliance with the national data opt-out is mandatory for the Health and Social Care Sector from March 2020.