Confidentiality and The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Everyone working for the NHS has a legal duty to keep information about you confidential. Great care is taken at all times to ensure the highest standards of confidentiality are maintained and that your right to confidentiality is respected.
The practice is registered under the DGPR and is compliant with its terms - http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1998/29/contents
The Practice has a Privacy Notice for your information with details of how we use your information and why, how we protect it and what to do if you have any concerns.
Practice Privacy Notice
Disclosure of Patient Records
There may be circumstances in which your personal medical record or parts of it may be disclosed to other people, apart from your GP and practice staff. If you require details of these circumstances please contact the Practice Manager, Louise McCallum.
You can find out more about your health information rights at www.nhsinform.co.uk/rights/
Freedom of Information Act
The Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 recognises that members of the public have the right to know how public services are organised and run, how much they cost and how decisions are made.