Policies

General Data Protection Regulation

Everybody working for the NHS has a legal duty to keep all information about you confidential. Here at Loomer Medical, your privacy is important to us, and we are committed to protecting and safeguarding your data privacy rights.

Loomer Medical has a legal duty to:

Maintain full and accurate records of the care with which we provide you

Keep records about you confidential, secure and accurate

Provide information in a format that is accessible to you

We will not share information that discloses your identity for any reason, unless:

You ask us to do so

We ask, and you give us specific permission

We must do so by law

We have special permission for health or research purposes or

We have special permission because the interests of the public are thought to be of greater importance than your confidentiality

From time to time we are obliged to share information with some of our main partner organisations:

NHS England

Our commissioners

NHS Trust / Organisations (Hospitals, CCG’s)

Ambulance Service

Social Services

Your personal information may also be shared – with your consent and subject to strict sharing protocols surrounding its intended usage – with:

Education Services

Local Authorities

Voluntary Sector Providers

Private Sector

 

Please follow the link below if you wish to read our full Data Protection Policy documents, which cover the aforementioned subjects in detail, along with how long we retain your data for and your rights surrounding data protection.