All surgery staff are trained to deal with all information in total confidence. This extends to being unable to pass on even the most apprarent trivial information to friends and relatives. If you wish information about yourself to be given to a third party, please give your doctor written authority.
Please be assured that all medical records are treated with full confidentiality under The Data Protection Act which also covers computerised records.
How we use your records: How we use your Health Records
If you are at the surgery and would like to speak to a receptionist in private, please advise them and separate room can be made available for you.