All patient notes are treated with the strictest confidentiality. Please note, you are within your rights if you wish to look at your medical records, and the best way to do this is to register with our online services. You can email us to request a password and username. You are also within your rights to change any incorrect information within your notes.
If you wish to opt out of SMS text messages, please email us at email@example.com, but please be aware that texting patients is purely a way to support your care and would not be used to advertise products or private services.
Healthcare professionals may use your confidential patient information to help with treatment and care. Sometimes, your information is used for research and planning. Most of the time, this is anonymised data (does not contain your name, date of birth or NHS number). Data is also collected from hospitals and private organisation providing NHS care. This helps towards planning and improving health care in your area and research is used to develop cures for serious illnesses. If you do not want your information to be used at all, please call 0300 303 5678 and speak to an advisor who will be able to stop your information being shared in this way. If you are happy for your data to be shared, you do not have to do anything.