You may be aware of this project which aimed to extract information from medical records and pair it with prescribing and hospital data. This would then be anonymised and then used for research, NHS planning and other purposes, as governed by the NHS authorities.   For various reasons this project has been ceased nationally.   … Continued

How your information is used to help you

As part of your treatment, health professionals are required to record details of your condition and the care you receive. This is to ensure that: staff have accurate and up to date information to assess your health needs and decide what care you need in the future full information is available should you need another … Continued