GDPR - 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 local out of hours / 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 

    For more information; Please read below / the following folder  / ask at reception /  e-mail us.

 Practice Privacy Notice

  Privacy Notice Emergencies

Privacy notice Safeguarding

 Privacy Notice Employees

 Privacy Notice for National screening programs

 Privacy Notice for Payments

 Privacy Notice for Summary Care Record

 Privacy Notice for NHS Digital

 Privacy Notice Public Health

Privacy notice for Direct C

Privacy Notice Care Quality Commission

 Privacy Notice Risk Stratification 

Privacy Notice Covid 19

 Privacy Notice Research 042018.pdf



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Abercromby Family Practice
Grove Street
L7 7HG
Tel: 0151 295 3888
Fax: 0151 295 3873