We are a computerised practice which helps us to provide better care for you. Under the Data Protection Act 1998 patients have the right to: -
- Access their health records, subject to safeguards.
- Have copies of their health records
- Have them explained if they are illegible or unintelligible
A fee of £10.00 will be charged for a print out of your computer medical record. Access to your data is subject to strict confidentiality, information about you will not be disclosed to any unauthorised body.
Information about you is held to promote your health care; it may also be used in an anonymised form for future research or to complete statistics for the benefit of all. The Ethics Committee approves all research projects that are to be undertaken. For Further information visit the website: - NHS Choices