GDPR

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 - Covid 19



         
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