Budleigh Salterton Medical Centre uses personal and confidential information for a number of purposes. This Privacy Notice (also known as Fair Processing) provides a summary of the information that we hold, what we use it for and also who we will or may share information with. This Privacy Notice is part of our commitment to ensure that we process your personal data fairly and lawfully.
The practice recognises the importance of protecting personal and confidential information in all that we do, all we direct or commission, and takes care to meet its legal duties. The law determines how organisations can use the personal information that we collect. The key pieces of legislation that we must comply with are;
The practice collects personal confidential information about our service users to support care pathways. This information can include:
The practice uses this information for the following reasons:
The practice may share this with other organisations, to support the following:
For more detailed information about your rights and our responsibilities, we have a number of information leaflets that have been produced, available in our waiting areas and reception, as well as further resources on our Website (insert web address here). Easy read format as well as information in other languages is available upon request.