Our Privacy Notice

Your data, privacy, the law and how we use your medical records

This practice complies with the laws on data protection and confidentiality in handling data.

Our guiding principle is that we hold your information in the strictest confidence and in accordance with the laws on data protection

We share your information with partner organisations to review services and help provide you with better care

Any information we share is covered by strict agreements on how it is used

We will only share your information outside of partner organisations with your consent*

If you are happy with how we use your information, there is nothing else you need to do

If you do not want your information to be used for any purpose beyond providing your care, please tell us immediately so we can mark that on your records

You can object to us sharing information with other health care providers. If this limits your treatment options we will tell you

For more information about who our partner organisations are and how your data is used, please see the privacy notice on our website or ask at reception.

 

*Unless the health & safety of others is at risk, the law requires it or it is required to carry out a statutory function

 

For more information please view our full Data Privacy Notice - HERE If you wish to  contact the practice Data Protection Officer, please email brccg.wotdpo@nhs.net

For Data sharing opt out forms and for information on accessing your own record, visit the ' how to' section of this website 

For more information (and the option to opt out online) visit  nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters (CLICK HERE)