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Privacy Notice

Your Data, Privacy and the Law

How we use your Medical Records

This practice handles medical records according to the laws on data protection and confidentiality.

  • We share medical records with health professionals who are involved in providing you with the care and treatment. This is on a need to know basis and event by event.
  • Some of your data is automatically copied to the Shared Care Summary Record, which you have access to.
  • We may share some of your data with local out of hours/urgent or emergency care service.
  • Data about you is used to manage national screening campaigns such as Flu, Cervical Cytology and Diabetes prevention.
  • Data about you, usually de-identified, is used to manage the NHS and make payments.
  • We share information when the law requires us to do so, for instance when we are inspected or reporting certain illness, or safeguarding vulnerable people.
  • Your data is used to check the quality of care provided by NHS.
  • We may also share medical records for medical research

Privacy Notices:

  1. Patient Identification
  2. Care Quality Commission
  3. Direct Care - Routine care & referrals
  4. Direct Care - Emergencies
  5. National Screening Programs
  6. NHS Digital
  7. Payments
  8. Public Health
  9. Safeguarding
  10. Summary Care Record
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