As data controllers, GPs have fair processing responsibilities under the Data Protection Act and GDPR law 2018. This means ensuring that your personal confidential data (PCD) is handled in ways that are safe, transparent and what you would reasonably expect. Please find documents and links below.
- GDPR Privacy Notice last updated October 2021
- COVID19 Privacy Notice valid until end March 2022
- GDPR Children Privacy Notice last updated October 2021
- GDPR Employee Privacy Notice last updated October 2021
- GDPR Candidate Privacy Notice last updated October 2021
- Data Protection Policy
- Data Protection Act Fair Processing Patient Information Leaflet
- Your Data Matters to the NHS
The Practice Data Protection Officer is Paul Couldrey of PCIG Consulting Limited. Any queries regarding Data Protection issues should be addressed to him at [email protected]
Paul Couldrey, PCIG Consulting Limited
7 Westacre Drive, Quarry Bank, Dudley, West Midlands, DY5 2EE.
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