Croase Orchard Surgery

Orleton Surgery

Leintwardine Surgery

General Practice Data for Planning and Research data collection

NEW The data gathering planned for Jul has been postponed until September to allow more consultation.

If you wish to Op out please use this link   Type one Opt-out-Form    and return to reception.


NHS Digital  will collect:

  • data on your sex, ethnicity and sexual orientation
  • clinical codes and data about diagnoses, symptoms, observations, test results, medications, allergies, immunisations, referrals and recalls, and appointments, including information about your physical, mental and sexual health
  • data about staff who have treated you

NHS Digital does not collect:

  • your name and address (except for your postcode in unique coded form)
  • written notes (free text), such as the details of conversations with doctors and nurses
  • images, letters and documents
  • coded data that is not needed due to its age – for example medication, referral and appointment data that is over 10 years old
  • coded data that GPs are not permitted to share by law – for example certain codes about IVF treatment, and certain information about gender re-assignment