We maintain the highest level of patient confidentiality and we value personal privacy.
Information is accessed by staff at the surgery only to the level that is required in order to fulfil our obligations
We will only pass on personal information to a third party with the informed written or verbal consent of the individual.
We take all reasonable care to protect both the physical security of information technology and the data contained within it.
All information systems are firewall and password protected and all paper files are kept secure.
In certain circumstances we may be required to pass some information to other parties. These circumstances include information required by statute or court order or where there is a serious public health risk or harm to other individuals or for the prevention, detection or prosecution of serious crime. We fully comply with the Data Protection Act