GDPR and Privacy

How we use your medical records - important information for patients

  • This practice handles medical records in-line with laws on data protection and confidentiality.
  • We share medical records with those who are involved in providing you with care and treatment.
  • In some circumstances we will also share medical records for medical research for example to find out more about why people get ill.
  • We share information when the law requires us to do so, for example to prevent infectious diseases from spreading or to check the care being provided to you is safe.
  • You have the right to be given a copy of your medical record.
  • You have the right to object to your medical records being shared with those who provide you with care.
  • You have the right to object to your information being used for medical research and to plan health services.
  • You have the right to have any mistakes corrected and to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Click to view Privacy Notice - Direct Care

Click to view Privacy Notice - Legal Requirements

Click to view Privacy Notice - Medical Research

Click to view Privacy Notice - National Screening Programme

Click to view Privacy Notice - For Young People

Click to view Privacy Notice - Recruitment

Click to view Privacy Notice - QCovid risk assessment tool

Click to view Privacy notice - Covid 19 At risk patients data collection version 5