Practice Policies

Confidentiality & Medical Records

The practice complies with data protection legislation under the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations).

Anonymised patient information may be used at local and national level to help the Health Board and Government plan services e.g. for diabetic care.

If you do not wish anonymous information about you to be used in such a way, please advise our surgery.

Reception and administration staff require access to your medical records in order to do their jobs. These members of staff are bound by the same rules of confidentiality as the medical staff.  Information provided by you within the surgery  environment is considered to be confidential.

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Freedom of Information

Information about the General Practioners and the practice required for disclosure under this act can be made available to the public. All requests for such information should be made to the practice manager.

 

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Access to Records

In accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and Access to Health Records Act, patients may request to see their medical records. Such requests should be made through the practice manager .

Our Practice Privacy Notice and Website Privacy Statement can be viewed here:

Website Privacy Statement

Patient Privacy Notice