NHS Central Southern Commissioning Support Unit (CSU) has been commissioned by HQIP to revise the Information Governance for Clinical Audit Handbook. N-QI-CAN has provided comment on this document as part of the consultation undertaken. The guidance is yet to be published by HQIP.
To support Trusts wishing to communicate to patients how their data are used for improving NHS services N-QI-CAN has drafted a statement for use/adaption at the local level:
Interim statement for use prior to publication of fair processing information that is being developed by NHSE