Correspondence

Intelligent Transparency and My NHS

Annual proposals to the Secretary of State for Health regarding changes to data collection and the metrics to be made available on My NHS.

Detail

Professor John Newton, Interim Chair of the National Information Board (NIB), wrote to the Health Secretary highlighting the NIB’s commitment to embedding transparency in the health and care system on data and metrics to be made available on My NHS.

The NIB has undertaken to write to the Health Secretary annually with its collective proposals for changes to the data to be collected and the metrics to be made available on My NHS, including metrics at service level, taking account of operational issues such as the need to reduce burdens.