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 Trust / Organisations (Hospitals, CCG’s)
Your personal information may also be shared – with your consent and subject to strict sharing protocols surrounding its intended usage – with:
Voluntary Sector Providers
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.