Patient Confidentiality & Data Protection
All staff employed or attached to the practice are bound by the strict patient confidentiality code. The surgery is registered under the Data Protection Act and is bound by the terms of that agreement. Staff will not disclose any personal or clinical information to any person including relatives, carers or friends without consent.
Your medical records will be made available to other clinical and healthcare professionals for the purpose of managing your treatment and health. You have a right to withhold consent for such access to management and related purposes. Please speak to reception, if you do not wish your records to be viewed for any purpose other than direct clinical treatment.