In accordance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics the Scottish Government have a duty to abide by Principle 5, which covers data confidentiality. In addition to the governance processes which will be in place surrounding data transmission, storage and access, NHS Boards will asked to update their privacy (fair processing) notices for patients and to inform them about how their data will be used by the NHS Board and the Scottish Government.
If you require further information about the censuses, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at
Statistician, Care Team
Health Analytical Services Division
Basement Rear, St Andrews House
0131 244 3533.
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