If you come to the surgery and need to speak to a receptionist privately about your medical care, just ask at the reception desk and we will be happy to help
We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure in accordance with the terms of the Data Protection Act and disclosure to a third party will only be made with the written permission of the patient, their carer or guardian in the case of children under 16 years of age.
Access to information by the patient is dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act.
It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and treatment so that those treating you can give you the best possible advice and care.
This information is only available to those involved in your care and you should never be asked for personal medical information by anyone not involved in your care.
Our Clinical Commissioning Group is:
South Sefton Clinical Commissioning Group 3rd floor of Merton House Stanley Road Bootle Merseyside L20 3LD