OUR POLICIES

Data Protection & Privacy

This Data Protection & Privacy policy sets out the way Medicus Health Partners process your personal information. It deals with how we collect information, what we do with it, how we protect it and what controls or rights you have.

Subject Access Request Policy

This policy details the procedure for subject data access requests. It is important to be aware of your right of access to your information. This helps us to set your expectation right in terms of your rights, exclusions and turn around times. 

Privacy Notice

We are required to provide you with this Privacy Notice by Law. It explains how we use the personal and healthcare information we collect, store and hold about you. If you are unclear about how we process or use your personal and healthcare information, or you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or any other issue regarding your personal and healthcare information, then please do contact our Data Protection Officer

Guidance on Consent

Consent is invariably central to a clinician’s discussion with a patient. Professional regulators set out guidance on how to comply. The GMC in their detailed 2008 “Guidance on Consent” document. We have noted the same in the opening paragraphs on the attached document.

IT & Communication

Our IT and communications systems and all related software (also referred to as “information systems”) are intended to promote effective communication and working practices within our organisation. This policy outlines the standards you must observe when using these systems, the circumstances in which we will monitor your use, and the action we will take in respect of breaches of these standards.

Patient Personal Information - National Opt~Out

Details of how we use your personal information and Information on the National Opt-Out is also contained in our Privacy Policy. This can be found on our website at www.medicushealthpartners.co.uk. To find out more or to register your choice to opt out, please visit www.nhs.uk/your-nhs-data-matters