Access to medical records and patient confidentiality

The practice is registered and complies with the new 2018 GDPR Act. Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with in accordance with the Act. Please contact reception for further information.

We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and treatment so that those treating you can give you the best possible care.

This information may be used for management and audit purposes. However, it is usually only available to, and used by, those involved in your care. You have the right to know what information we hold about you. If you would like to see your records please contact the practice reception.