We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure in accordance wit the NHS Code of Confidentiality. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and treatment so that those treating you can give you the best possible care.
This information may be used for management and audit purposes, eg, we share some information on practice activity with Ashford Clincial Commissioning Group and other Health Services agencies. Wherever possible this information is anonymised, ie, names and other identifying details are removed.
You have the right to know what information we hold about you. If you would like to see your records please contact the Practice Manager.
Access to medical records
The practice is registered and complies with the Data Protection Act 1998. Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with in accordance with the Act.
Please contact the Practice Manager for further information.