NHS Digital Data Sharing Opt Out
We would like to reassure out patients that the proposed extraction of GP data by NHS Digital does NOT include any patients registered with this practice or in NHS Scotland. NHS Digital provide services in England so are not able to access any data held in Scotland. You are not required to opt out as your data is already safe. We take patient confidentiality extremely seriously and safeguards are in place to protect this, including when data is used for research.
Further information on how NHS Scotland handles your personal information is on the NHS Inform website: How the NHS handles your personal health information l NHS inform.
Privacy Statement for Patients
New Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) apply from 25 May 2018. Here you will find how to access your records, what we hold and why and how we keep your information secure (Patient Privacy Statement).
You can also download our opt in/out form to register for text messages and to order prescriptions on line.
GDPR Information Leaflet
Text Message/On line registration - Opt in/Out form
Requesting your records - Information Leaflet
Requesting your records - Application Form