GDPR (new Data Prtotection Regs)

 HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

For details  on how we hold and use your information, please click on the following links:

Burnham Health Centre - How we use your information

Information for Patients Regarding General Practice Data for Planning and Research

Patient Information Opt OUT Form

Privacy Notice

Type 1 Opt-out Form

The surgery phone number is withheld for confidentiality reasons e.g. for telephone consultation calls.  Please be aware that when the GP calls you back, this will appear on your phone as a withheld number.

If you would like to know the individual organisation we share your data with please ask the practice for an up to date copy of the Practice data flow map.

OPTING OUT OF NHS DIGITAL

COLLECTING YOUR DATA

The data held in your GP medical records is shared with other healthcare professionals for the purposes of your individual care.  It can also be shared with other organisations to support health and care planning and research

Following the recent announcement from NHS Digital to extract patient data for planning and research purposes, Burnham Health Centre has opted ALL patients out of this scheme(Type 1 Opt out).  If you wish to opt back in please let the surgery know by post or email: burnhamhc.web@nhs.net.  

For further information visit https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/data-collections-and-data-sets/data-collections/general-practice-data-for-planning-and-research#opting-out

NHS Digital resource for patients with concerns is: Collecting GP data - advice for the public - NHS Digital

If a patient is unhappy about the data collection then they can complain to either:

PRIMARY CARE PRIVACY NOTICE

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