Access to Records
You have the right to see your own medical record, both hand written and entered onto the computer. It may be beneficial to contact the surgery to discuss this prior to requesting your notes or you can register for online services to be able to view your own medical record. To request for access to your health records, you will need to fill out a copy of the form below, and hand it in to reception:
Sometimes you may need a report prepared by your doctor for someone else who is not involved in your care. This may be your employer, an insurance company, or your solicitor. We will never release any information to any other party without your written consent.
You have the right to see these reports before they are sent off. If you have any worries, we recommend you contact us to check them at the time.