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ISB 1518

Sexual and Reproductive Health Activity Data Set (SRHAD)

About this information standard

The Sexual and Reproductive Health Activity Data Set (SRHAD) mandates the collection of contraceptive activity data from sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services in a standardised data return. Additional SRH activities are also recorded.

The purpose of SRHAD is to:

  • ensure more relevant and timely collection of electronic data to support local service development
  • allow monitoring of key policy initiatives/indicators such as the Public Health Outcome Framework Indicator on under 18 conceptions and the promotion of Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC)
  • support commissioners in understanding which population groups are accessing SRH services and which services they are receiving
  • develop, over time, indicators of quality and outcome in service delivery (especially in comparative reports)
  • reflect current data collection practices and requirements at SRH services.

Further information can be found in the Standard Specification and other documents below, as well as in the User and Technical Guidance documents which can be found on the HSCIC website (Further Information below). 

Note that this information standard was approved for publication by the Information Standards Board for Health and Social Care (ISB). It has not yet been accepted by SCCI for publication under the Health and Social Care Act 2012.

Current Release

Release date12/11/2014
Release numberAmd 30/2013
Release titlePCT Amendments and Additional Codes
Key documents
Supporting Documents
Further informationSRHAD            
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