A new national data opt-out was introduced in May 2018 following recommendations from the National Data Guardian. People can opt out of having their confidential patient information shared for reasons beyond their individual care, for example for research and planning.
Please follow these links for more information:
- New Privacy Notice – Transparency Statement
- Guidance for young people
- Guidance – Easy Read
- Guidance – Large Print
- General patient information
If you would like to set your preferences yourself please click here.
Information can be found on the ICO (Information Commissioners Office) website and the BMA website in the links below:
For specific information to how The Village Surgery uses Information in correspondence with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Please follow the links below: