Data Protection & Privacy
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.
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