Pall Mall Medical - for all your private healthcare needs, whether you are self-paying or have private medical insurance.
Pall Mall Medical works hard to provide patients with the highest quality of health care possible. In order to achieve this, secure records are kept concerning your health history, including information about care you have received at Pall Mall Medical. Your records include information such as:
It is recognised as good practice for organisations in healthcare who provide your care to:
Pall Mall Medical uses your records to:
Anonymised data from your records (which does not include your personal details) may also be used in order to:
Check the quality of care provided by a particular health care provider e.g. carrying out a clinical audit
Determine whether certain treatments are more effective than others
Track the spread, or risk factor, of a particular disease
Everyone working for Pall Mall Medical has a legal duty to keep your information confidential. We will not share information that identifies you for any reason unless:
We have a duty to:
You have the right to access your medical records.
Subject Access Requests
A request for your medical health records held at Pall Mall Medical must be made in writing (e-mails accepted) to the data controller who is: Dr S. Pitalia (please contact the practice for alternative methods of access if you are unable to make a request in writing).
You may be charged a fee to view your health records or to be provided with a copy of them.
We may share information with the following main partner organisations:
We may also share your information, subject to your consent and in line with strict sharing protocols on how it will be used, with:
Some information will be held centrally to be used for statistical purposes. In such instances, strict measures are taken to make sure that individual patients cannot be identified.
Anonymous information is used wherever possible, but on occasions we may use identifiable information for essential purposes such as research and auditing.
This information will only be used with your consent, unless the law requires us to pass on the information.
Anyone who receives this information from us also has a legal duty to keep it confidential