RCGP Research surveillance centre

Southbroom Surgery contributes to the Oxford Royal College of General practitioners Clinical Informatics Digital Hub (ORCHID). This means that the practice shares pseudonymised patient data which is used by ORCHID for the following purposes: 

  • Surveillance of disease, primarily infectious disease. 
  • Quality improvement 
  • Research 
  • Education. 

For information about how the NHS uses data for planning and research click https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/data-collections-and-data-sets/data-collections/general-practice-data-for-planning-and-research#top 

To ‘opt out’ click https://your-data-matters.service.nhs.uk/ 

Alternatively, call* 
*0300 303 5678 (Mon-Fri 9:00-17:00 excluding bank holidays).