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 available 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 Agreement appended to it in Appendix A of the form (See the NJR Data Request Form for details). The NJR Cost Recovery Policy explains the service that NJR offers with regard to data requests and the charging mechanism for these services.
Record level data is not ordinarily available to applicants other than hospitals or researchers (see ) if you wish to discuss your application prior to submission.
The NJR 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.