Practice Policies

Privacy Notice – Safeguarding

Privacy Notice - Safeguarding Some members of society are recognised as needing protection, for example children and vulnerable adults. If a person is identified as being at risk from harm we are expected as professionals to do what we can to protect them....

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Privacy Notice – Research

Privacy Notice - Research Plain English explanation This practice participates in research. We will only agree to participate in any project if there is an agreed clearly defined reason for the research that is likely to benefit healthcare and patients....

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Public Health Privacy Notice

Public Health Privacy Notice Public health encompasses everything from national smoking and alcohol policies, the management of epidemics such as flu, the control of large scale infections such as TB and Hepatitis B to local outbreaks of food poisoning or...

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Privacy Notice – NHS Digital

Privacy Notice – NHS Digital NHS Digital is the secure haven* for NHS patient data, a single secure repository where data collected from all branches of the NHS is processed. NHS Digital provides reports on the performance of the NHS, statistical...

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Privacy Notice – Summary Care Record

Privacy Notice – Summary Care Record Plain English explanation The Summary Care Record is an English NHS development. It consists of a basic medical record held on a central government database on every patient registered with a GP surgery in England. The...

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Privacy Notice – Payments

Privacy Notice – Payments Plain English explanation Contract holding GPs in the UK receive payments from their respective governments on a tiered basis. Most of the income is derived from baseline capitation payments made according to the number of...

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Privacy Notice – National screening programs

Privacy Notice – National screening programs Plain English explanation The NHS provides national screening programmes so that certain diseases can be detected at an early stage. These currently apply to bowel cancer, breast cancer, aortic aneurysms and...

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Privacy Notice – Direct Care – Emergencies

Privacy Notice - Direct Care – Emergencies There are occasions when intervention is necessary in order to save or protect a patients life or to prevent them from serious immediate harm, for instance during a collapse or diabetic coma or serious injury or...

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Privacy Notice Care Quality Commission

Privacy Notice Care Quality Commission Plain English explanation The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is an organisation established in English law by the Health and Social Care Act. The CQC is the regulator for English health and social care services to...

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Privacy Notice

Privacy Notice Plain English explanation The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is an organisation established in English law by the Health and Social Care Act. The CQC is the regulator for English health and social care services to ensure that safe care is...

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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Who we are We are a Primary Care General Practitioner service and provide a wide range of integrated health services including: Patient consultations Minor surgery Family planning Complex wound care Chronic disease management Research Child...

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