Data Opt Out Information
Patient data from GP medical records kept by GP practices in England is used every day to improve health, care and services through planning and research, helping to find better treatments and improve patient care. The NHS is introducing an improved way to share this information - called the General Practice Data for Planning and Research data collection. NHS Digital has been directed by the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care to collect and analyse data from GP practices for health and social care purposes including policy, planning, commissioning, public health and research purposes.
If you DO NOT want your identifiable patient data (which will be pseudonymised) to be shared for purposes except for your own care, you can opt-out by registering a Type 1 Opt-out or a National Data Opt-Out, or both. These opt-outs are different and they are explained in more detail on the link below
Type 1 Opt Out:
The collection of data will start on 1st July, 2021 so if you DO NOT want your data to be shared with NHS Digital please complete the Type 1 Opt Out Form and forward it to the Practice by 1st September, 2021.
Paper forms are available at the Practice if you do not have access to a computer to process your request on-line
Covid-19 Vaccines in North Central London - updated July 2021
All adults (aged 18 and over) can now get a COVID-19 vaccination
Getting your COVID-19 vaccine
All Londoners who are aged 18 or over can book a COVID-19 vaccination appointment without needing an invitation letter.
There are several ways to get your COVID-19 vaccination:
- At a walk-in vaccination clinic – there are a range of venues in North Central London offering walk-in appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations, without needing to book an appointment in advance
- At a local GP surgery – GP services are working together to vaccinate local residents more quickly. You may be contacted by a different surgery to the one you usually go to.
- At a large vaccination centre or pharmacy – you can book an appointment at www.nhs.uk/covid-vaccination or by calling 119.
- Local hospitals – you might be approached to have the vaccination as an inpatient or outpatient.
The British Society for Immunology
The British Society for Immunology has produced a guide on vaccinations for Covid-19 which explains how vaccines work and answers common questions as well as providing up-to-date information on the current approved Covid-19 vaccination in the UK. The guide can be accessed by going to guide to vaccinations for COVID-19
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