Sharing patient data: patient views

Healthwatch has published How do people feel about their data being shared by the NHS?  This briefing presents the results from a poll of over 2000 people to find out their views and concerns on sharing their data.  Nearly three quarters of people said they would be happy for the NHS to use their patient data to improve the healthcare treatment of others and just over three quarters of people are confident in the ability of the NHS to protect their patient data. 



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