NHS Digital Data Release Register - reformatted

Non-specialist Acute Trusts In England

Project 1 — SHMI_trusts

Opt outs honoured: No - data flow is not identifiable

Sensitive: Sensitive

When: 2016/04 (or before) — 2021/05.

Repeats: Ongoing

Legal basis: Health and Social Care Act 2012, Health and Social Care Act 2012 – s261(1) and s261(2)(b)(ii)

Categories: Anonymised - ICO code compliant


  • HES data with fields derived for the calculation of the Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator (SHMI)


Summary Hospital-level Mortality Indicator (SHMI) record level data and 10 Variable Life Adjusted Display (VLAD) charts provided quarterly (data relating to their own trust only). Recipient signs and returns declaration statement that they are duly authorised by their Caldicott Guardian to receive and share the data as required. As of January 2016, there are 84 trusts registered to receive data from the SHMI Data Extract service.