Cornerstone SurgeryCornerstone Surgery Drs Consiglio & SuttonDrs Consiglio & Sutton
Fingerpost Park Health Centre, Atlas St, St. Helens, WA9 1LN
Tel: 01744 738835 / 01744 647040  |  Fax: 01744 454624
Fingerpost Park Health Centre,
Atlas St, St. Helens, WA9 1LN
Tel: 01744 738835 / 01744 647040
Fax: 01744 454624

National Diabetes Audit

Lawful basis for sharing data

This will be updated soon

04/05/18

Patients can choose to withhold their data

The National Diabetes Audit (NDA) is a major national clinical audit, which measures the effectiveness of diabetes healthcare against current guidelines and standards. It is delivered by NHS Digital who are the national provider of information, data and IT systems in health and social care. NHS Digital are working in partnership with Diabetes UK and Public Health England, and collect information about diabetes care from GP practices and hospitals

NHS Digital have produced a presentation for more information about the audit, and a Patient Information Leaflet (PDF) regarding how patient information is used

The information we share

The data supplied by the Practice will include the following personal information:

  • NHS number
  • date of birth
  • post code
  • gender
  • ethnicity
The data will contain various items of clinical information relating to diabetes, including but not limited to:
  • dates of diagnosis
  • treatment
  • blodd pressure readings
  • blood test results
  • smoking statuses
  • feet examination details
The data will also include details regarding:
  • a diagnosis of heart disease
  • a record of learning disability - This is used to check whether people with diabetes with a learning disability receive the same level of care

You have a choice

If you do not want your information to be used in the National Diabetes Audit, please inform the Surgery as soon as possible

Last update 23/12/16