The National Minimum Data Set for Social Care (NMDS-sc) is an online database of information about the care sector and the people working in it.
The information is supplied by care providers like you and covers areas such as number of staff, diversity, and training qualifications.
NMDS-sc is the starting point for planning your workforce. It is free to use and password protected.
There are many benefits to having your workforce details in the NMMDS-sc:
It is also about being part of the bigger picture. The information you provide helps planning at local, regional and national levels so resources can be directed to where they are needed.
Visit the National Minimum Data Set for Social Care website and follow the simple instructions.
Our user guides show you how to:
If you need further help or support about the NMDS-sc, please contact us.