General Data Protection Regulation

As you maybe aware The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes law on 25th May 2018.  This is a regulation protecting confidentiality and sensitive information.

Please see these two documents for further information

How we use your information

Privacy Policy

Supplementary Privacy Notice for Summary Care Records During COVID-19 to patients and healthcare professionals having access to additional patient information.

SCR coronavirus (COVID-19) supplementary privacy notice

20 April 2020: Information for patients explaining how health and social care organisations may use your Summary Care Record information within the health and social care system to protect you and others during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

GP practice transparency notice

NHS Digital GPES data for pandemic planning and research (COVID-19) general practice template transparency notice for general practices to use to inform patients about how you process their personal data.