Archive | February, 2018

ELECTRONIC DATA SHARING

Electronic Data Sharing relates to your secure computerised records held on our system at the Surgery.  With your permission this information can be shared with other healthcare services involves in your care to help deliver the best level of care for you.  Please ask at reception for a leaflet which contains all the information you […]

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Data Protection Act -Patient Information

We need to hold personal information about you on our Computer system and in paper records to help us look after your health needs PLEASE HELP US TO KEEP YOUR RECORD UP TO DATE BY INFORMING US OF ANY CHANGES TO YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES. Doctors and staff in the practice have access to your medical records […]

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THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION ACT 2018

The General Protection Directive (1995) is being replaced on May 25th 2018 by the General Data Protection Regulation (2018) This means it may be necessary for the purposes of preventive or occupational medicine for assessing the working capacity of the employee, medical diagnosis, the provision of health or social care or treatment or management of […]

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Dementia Audit 2018 – Helping to improve dementia care

This GP Practice is taking part in an important project about dementia care.  This project is called the Bedfordshire Dementia Audit and will run until the end of April 2018.   A Project manager will be checking patients with a dementia diagnosis, those receiving medication for dementia and those with memory problems.  This is to […]

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