GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)
The GDPR replaces the Data Protection Directive 1995 and is designed to harmonise the data privacy laws across Europe, to protect and empower all EU citizens' data privacy and to reshape the way in which organisations across the region approach data privacy.
A Privacy notice is a statement that discloses some or all of the ways in which the Practice gathers, uses, discloses and manages a patient's data
To ensure compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) the Ruskington Medical Practice must ensure that information is provided to patients about how their personal data is processed in a manner which is:
- Concise, transparent, intelligible and easily accessible;
- Written in clear and plain language, particularly if addressed to a child, and
- Free of charge.
Ruskington Medical Practice Privacy Notice
Access to records request form