Access to Patient Information
All surgery and attached staff such as health visitors, district nurses and midwives have access to patient information. Medical information will not be disclosed to a third party without patient consent. The Practice complies with the Data Protection Act and the NHS Code of Confidentiality.
Freedom of Information – Publication Scheme
The FOI Act 2000 obliges the practice to produce a publication scheme. A publication scheme is a guide to the classes of information the practice intends to routinely make available. The scheme is available from reception.