Our Privacy Notice

Greenbank Road Surgery Privacy Notice

Your data, privacy and the Law.  How we use your medical records

 This practice handles medical records according to the laws on data protection and confidentiality.

 We share medical records with health professionals who are involved in providing you with care and treatment. This is on a need to know basis and event by event.

 Some of your data is automatically copied to the Shared Care Summary Record

 We may share some of your data with the local out of hours service, urgent and emergency care services

 Data about you is used to manage national screening campaigns such as Flu, Cervical cytology and Diabetes prevention.

 Data about you, usually de-identified, is used to manage the NHS and make payments.

 We share information when the law requires us to do, for instance when we are inspected or reporting certain illnesses or safeguarding vulnerable people.

 Your data is used to check the quality of care provided by the NHS.

 We may also share medical records for medical research


More information is available from the Practice Manager