Data Protection

Data privacy statement for patients - Blackhall Medical Centre May 2018


      • This practice 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 medical research, 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 diseases from 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 privacy notice above or speak to the Practice Manager for more information about your rights.

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