The Practice complies with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and has issued a new fair processing notice explaining why we collect the information about you and how that information may be used to deliver your direct care, and manage the local health and social care system.
The full notice explains:
• What information we collect about you;
• How and why we use that information;
• How we retain your information and keep it secure;
• Who we share your information with and why we do this.
The notice also explains your rights in relation to consent to use your information, the right to control who can see your data and how to seek advice and support if you feel that your information has not been used appropriately.
Please click on the link to see a full copy of our privacy notice or collect a paper copy from our Reception team.
For further details about information sharing please see the link “Sharing Your NHS Patient Data” and for further information about on-line access to appointments, prescriptions and medical records please see the link “Access to On-line Services”.
If you have a data protection query please raise this directly with the Practice Manager or the appointed Data Protection Officer for Devon:
Data Protection Officer
Sentinel Healthcare South West Community
c/o Express Diagnostics & Treatment Services
6 Research Way