NJR stakeholders are able to request data that is not available from other sources, such as Stats Online, ReportsOnline or NJR Annual Reports including data avaiable at www.njrreports.org.uk and www.data.gov.uk.
To request data, please complete an NJR Data Request Form and email it to the NJR Service Desk using the contact details provided on the form. All Data Request Forms must be returned with a signed copy of the Data Sharing Protocol appended to it in Appendix A of the form (See the NJR Data Request Form for details). The NJR Service Charter explains the service that the NJR offer with regards to data requests and the charging mechanism for these services.
The Healthcare Quality Improvement Parternship will review all requests. Where data requests are approved you will normally receive the data within 4 weeks, although more complicated requests may take longer.
Metal-on-metal hip implants
The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency’s (MHRA) has revised guidance on metal on metal (MoM) hip replacements (Ref: MDA/2017/018). To support hospitals in identifying patients, the National Joint Registry will supply NHS Trusts and Local Health Boards with records of patients registered with MoM hip replacements. Please download the 'NJR MoM data request template' to enable you to specifically access these data.