We ask you for personal information so that you can receive appropriate care and treatment. This information is recorded on computer and we are registered under the Data Protection Act of 1998. The practice will ensure that patient confidentiality is maintained at all times by all members of the practice team.
Access To Your Medical Records
Under the rules of the Data Protection Act of 1998, patients have certain rights regarding access to their medical records. Please ask your GP about this or speak to the Practice Manager who will explain how your information is used and who has access to it.
Freedom Of Information – publication scheme
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 obliges the practice to produce a Publication Scheme. A Publication Scheme is a guide to the ‘classes’ of information the practice intends to routinely make available. The Scheme information is available from reception.