General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

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 share some of your data with local out of hours and urgent or emergency care service
  •  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

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West Derby Medical Centre
3 Winterburn Crescent
West Derby
L12 8TQ
Tel: 0151 228 3768
Fax: 01512597008