Information

Sharing

We respect your confidentiality.
Your Medical Records All our services are confidential. Your medical records are stored in a secure computer system, and are only accessed by healthcare staff to support your treatment and care. We will share information with other health professionals outside Sett Valley Medical Centre who are involved in your care, such as a consultant at a hospital. However, we will never release information to other parties not directly involved in your care without your consent. Summary Care Records Your NHS Summary Care Records is a copy of key information from your medical records. This information provides authorised healthcare staff with fast, secure access to essential information bout you, which may be helpful in an emergency if you are being treated by a doctor or nurse somewhere other than Sett Valley Medical Centre. Your Summary Care Record contains information about any medicines that you are taking, any allergies you have, and any medicines that make you ill. This information helps to ensure that healthcare staff treating you can do so safely. It can improve the quality of care you receive. You can optionally choose to have information about the following included in your Summary Care Record: Your illnesses and any health problems that you have Operations and vaccinations you have had in the past How you would like to be treated What support you might need Who should be contacted for more information about you. To add this information, please complete the form available in the downloads box, and we will add it form you. Staff who access your Summary Care Record will be directly involved in your care, and they will ask your permission to view the information. If they cannot ask you – for example, if you are unconscious, or otherwise unable to communicate – they may nook at your record without asking you, because they consider that this is in your best interest. If they have to do this, it will be recorded and checked later to ensure that the access was appropriate. Anonymous Data Sometimes we are asked to provide information to outside organisations, like the Health Authority, to enable monitoring of services etc. In these cases we remove all personal details from the information so that it is anonymous. It is important that the NHS can use this information to plan and improve services for all patients. The NHS would like to link information from all the different places where you receive care, such as your GP surgery, hospital and community service, to provide a full picture of care services. This will allow the NHS to compare the care you received in one area against the care you received in another, so it can see what has worked best. Information such as your postcode and NHS number, but not your name, will be used to link your records in a secure system, so your identity is protected. Information which does not reveal your identity can then be used by others, such as researchers and those planning health services, to make sure the NHS provides the best care possible for everyone. How your information is used and shared is controlled by law and strict rules are in place to protect your privacy. We need to make sure that you know this is happening and the choices you have.

How we will share information in

confidence

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New Mills Surgery: Sett Valley Medical Centre Hyde Bank Road New Mills High Peak Derbyshire SK22 4BP Telephone: 01663 743483 Fax: 01663 741524
Hayfield Surgery: The Old Bank Surgery Market Street Hayfield High Peak Derbyshire SK22 2EP Telephone: 01663 744246 Fax: 01663 746054
New Mills: 01663 743483 | Hayfield: 01663 744246

Information

Sharing

We respect your confidentiality.

How we will share information in

confidence

Your Medical Records All our services are confidential. Your medical records are stored in a secure computer system, and are only accessed by healthcare staff to support your treatment and care. We will share information with other health professionals outside Sett Valley Medical Centre who are involved in your care, such as a consultant at a hospital. However, we will never release information to other parties not directly involved in your care without your consent. Summary Care Records Your NHS Summary Care Records is a copy of key information from your medical records. This information provides authorised healthcare staff with fast, secure access to essential information bout you, which may be helpful in an emergency if you are being treated by a doctor or nurse somewhere other than Sett Valley Medical Centre. Your Summary Care Record contains information about any medicines that you are taking, any allergies you have, and any medicines that make you ill. This information helps to ensure that healthcare staff treating you can do so safely. It can improve the quality of care you receive. You can optionally choose to have information about the following included in your Summary Care Record: Your illnesses and any health problems that you have Operations and vaccinations you have had in the past How you would like to be treated What support you might need Who should be contacted for more information about you. To add this information, please complete the form available in the downloads box, and we will add it form you. Staff who access your Summary Care Record will be directly involved in your care, and they will ask your permission to view the information. If they cannot ask you – for example, if you are unconscious, or otherwise unable to communicate – they may nook at your record without asking you, because they consider that this is in your best interest. If they have to do this, it will be recorded and checked later to ensure that the access was appropriate. Anonymous Data Sometimes we are asked to provide information to outside organisations, like the Health Authority, to enable monitoring of services etc. In these cases we remove all personal details from the information so that it is anonymous. It is important that the NHS can use this information to plan and improve services for all patients. The NHS would like to link information from all the different places where you receive care, such as your GP surgery, hospital and community service, to provide a full picture of care services. This will allow the NHS to compare the care you received in one area against the care you received in another, so it can see what has worked best. Information such as your postcode and NHS number, but not your name, will be used to link your records in a secure system, so your identity is protected. Information which does not reveal your identity can then be used by others, such as researchers and those planning health services, to make sure the NHS provides the best care possible for everyone. How your information is used and shared is controlled by law and strict rules are in place to protect your privacy. We need to make sure that you know this is happening and the choices you have.
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© Sett Valley Medical Centre, 2018 | Our Privacy Policy
Website Design: GC_Wood
New Mills Surgery: Sett Valley Medical Centre Hyde Bank Road New Mills High Peak Derbyshire SK22 4BP Telephone: 01663 743483 Fax: 01663 741524
Hayfield Surgery: The Old Bank Surgery Market Street Hayfield High Peak Derbyshire SK22 2EP Telephone: 01663 744246 Fax: 01663 746054
New Mills: 01663 743483 | Hayfield: 01663 744246

Information

Sharing

We respect your confidentiality.

How we will share information in confidence

Your Medical Records All our services are confidential. Your medical records are stored in a secure computer system, and are only accessed by healthcare staff to support your treatment and care. We will share information with other health professionals outside Sett Valley Medical Centre who are involved in your care, such as a consultant at a hospital. However, we will never release information to other parties not directly involved in your care without your consent. Summary Care Records Your NHS Summary Care Records is a copy of key information from your medical records. This information provides authorised healthcare staff with fast, secure access to essential information bout you, which may be helpful in an emergency if you are being treated by a doctor or nurse somewhere other than Sett Valley Medical Centre. Your Summary Care Record contains information about any medicines that you are taking, any allergies you have, and any medicines that make you ill. This information helps to ensure that healthcare staff treating you can do so safely. It can improve the quality of care you receive. You can optionally choose to have information about the following included in your Summary Care Record: Your illnesses and any health problems that you have Operations and vaccinations you have had in the past How you would like to be treated What support you might need Who should be contacted for more information about you. To add this information, please complete the form available in the downloads box, and we will add it form you. Staff who access your Summary Care Record will be directly involved in your care, and they will ask your permission to view the information. If they cannot ask you – for example, if you are unconscious, or otherwise unable to communicate – they may nook at your record without asking you, because they consider that this is in your best interest. If they have to do this, it will be recorded and checked later to ensure that the access was appropriate. Anonymous Data Sometimes we are asked to provide information to outside organisations, like the Health Authority, to enable monitoring of services etc. In these cases we remove all personal details from the information so that it is anonymous. It is important that the NHS can use this information to plan and improve services for all patients. The NHS would like to link information from all the different places where you receive care, such as your GP surgery, hospital and community service, to provide a full picture of care services. This will allow the NHS to compare the care you received in one area against the care you received in another, so it can see what has worked best. Information such as your postcode and NHS number, but not your name, will be used to link your records in a secure system, so your identity is protected. Information which does not reveal your identity can then be used by others, such as researchers and those planning health services, to make sure the NHS provides the best care possible for everyone. How your information is used and shared is controlled by law and strict rules are in place to protect your privacy. We need to make sure that you know this is happening and the choices you have.
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© Sett Valley Medical Centre, 2018 | Our Privacy Policy
Website Design: GC_Wood
New Mills Surgery: Sett Valley Medical Centre Hyde Bank Road New Mills High Peak Derbyshire SK22 4BP Telephone: 01663 743483 Fax: 01663 741524
Hayfield Surgery: The Old Bank Surgery Market Street Hayfield High Peak Derbyshire SK22 2EP Telephone: 01663 744246 Fax: 01663 746054
New Mills: 01663 743483 Hayfield: 01663 744246

Information

Sharing

How we will share information in confidence

Your Medical Records All our services are confidential. Your medical records are stored in a secure computer system, and are only accessed by healthcare staff to support your treatment and care. We will share information with other health professionals outside Sett Valley Medical Centre who are involved in your care, such as a consultant at a hospital. However, we will never release information to other parties not directly involved in your care without your consent. Summary Care Records Your NHS Summary Care Records is a copy of key information from your medical records. This information provides authorised healthcare staff with fast, secure access to essential information bout you, which may be helpful in an emergency if you are being treated by a doctor or nurse somewhere other than Sett Valley Medical Centre. Your Summary Care Record contains information about any medicines that you are taking, any allergies you have, and any medicines that make you ill. This information helps to ensure that healthcare staff treating you can do so safely. It can improve the quality of care you receive. You can optionally choose to have information about the following included in your Summary Care Record: Your illnesses and any health problems that you have Operations and vaccinations you have had in the past How you would like to be treated What support you might need Who should be contacted for more information about you. To add this information, please complete the form available in the downloads box, and we will add it form you. Staff who access your Summary Care Record will be directly involved in your care, and they will ask your permission to view the information. If they cannot ask you – for example, if you are unconscious, or otherwise unable to communicate – they may nook at your record without asking you, because they consider that this is in your best interest. If they have to do this, it will be recorded and checked later to ensure that the access was appropriate. Anonymous Data Sometimes we are asked to provide information to outside organisations, like the Health Authority, to enable monitoring of services etc. In these cases we remove all personal details from the information so that it is anonymous. It is important that the NHS can use this information to plan and improve services for all patients. The NHS would like to link information from all the different places where you receive care, such as your GP surgery, hospital and community service, to provide a full picture of care services. This will allow the NHS to compare the care you received in one area against the care you received in another, so it can see what has worked best. Information such as your postcode and NHS number, but not your name, will be used to link your records in a secure system, so your identity is protected. Information which does not reveal your identity can then be used by others, such as researchers and those planning health services, to make sure the NHS provides the best care possible for everyone. How your information is used and shared is controlled by law and strict rules are in place to protect your privacy. We need to make sure that you know this is happening and the choices you have.
Main Menu
© Sett Valley Medical Centre, 2018 | Our Privacy Policy
Website Design: GC_Wood
New Mills Surgery: Sett Valley Medical Centre Hyde Bank Road New Mills High Peak Derbyshire SK22 4BP Telephone: 01663 743483 Fax: 01663 741524
Hayfield Surgery: The Old Bank Surgery Market Street Hayfield High Peak Derbyshire SK22 2EP Telephone: 01663 744246 Fax: 01663 746054

Information

Sharing

How we will share information in

confidence

Your Medical Records All our services are confidential. Your medical records are stored in a secure computer system, and are only accessed by healthcare staff to support your treatment and care. We will share information with other health professionals outside Sett Valley Medical Centre who are involved in your care, such as a consultant at a hospital. However, we will never release information to other parties not directly involved in your care without your consent. Summary Care Records Your NHS Summary Care Records is a copy of key information from your medical records. This information provides authorised healthcare staff with fast, secure access to essential information bout you, which may be helpful in an emergency if you are being treated by a doctor or nurse somewhere other than Sett Valley Medical Centre. Your Summary Care Record contains information about any medicines that you are taking, any allergies you have, and any medicines that make you ill. This information helps to ensure that healthcare staff treating you can do so safely. It can improve the quality of care you receive. You can optionally choose to have information about the following included in your Summary Care Record: Your illnesses and any health problems that you have Operations and vaccinations you have had in the past How you would like to be treated What support you might need Who should be contacted for more information about you. To add this information, please complete the form available in the downloads box, and we will add it form you. Staff who access your Summary Care Record will be directly involved in your care, and they will ask your permission to view the information. If they cannot ask you – for example, if you are unconscious, or otherwise unable to communicate – they may nook at your record without asking you, because they consider that this is in your best interest. If they have to do this, it will be recorded and checked later to ensure that the access was appropriate. Anonymous Data Sometimes we are asked to provide information to outside organisations, like the Health Authority, to enable monitoring of services etc. In these cases we remove all personal details from the information so that it is anonymous. It is important that the NHS can use this information to plan and improve services for all patients. The NHS would like to link information from all the different places where you receive care, such as your GP surgery, hospital and community service, to provide a full picture of care services. This will allow the NHS to compare the care you received in one area against the care you received in another, so it can see what has worked best. Information such as your postcode and NHS number, but not your name, will be used to link your records in a secure system, so your identity is protected. Information which does not reveal your identity can then be used by others, such as researchers and those planning health services, to make sure the NHS provides the best care possible for everyone. How your information is used and shared is controlled by law and strict rules are in place to protect your privacy. We need to make sure that you know this is happening and the choices you have.
Main Menu
© Sett Valley Medical Centre, 2018
Website Design: GC_Wood
New Mills Surgery: Sett Valley Medical Centre Hyde Bank Road New Mills High Peak Derbyshire SK22 4BP Telephone: 01663 743483 Fax: 01663 741524
Hayfield Surgery: The Old Bank Surgery Market Street Hayfield High Peak Derbyshire SK22 2EP Telephone: 01663 744246 Fax: 01663 746054