GDPR

Your privacy and care is our top priority

General Data Protection (GDPR) came into force on 25th May 2018. As a practice, we want you to know how we use your medical records

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  • Abbey Court Medical Centre 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 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 disease form 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. Please see the practice policy notice below or speak to a member of staff for more information about your rights
 

Practice Privacy Notices (PPN's)

Please see below our PPN's which cover 4 themes: Provision of Direct Care; Medical Research and Clinical Audit; Legal Requirements to share; National Screening Programmes. Please click on the following links to see our PPN's.

Provision of Direct Care

Medical Research and Clinical Audit

Legal Requirements to Share

National Screening Programmes

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