Lancashire and South Cumbria has been chosen by NHS England to be a national pilot for the digitisation of Medical Records.
Please click on the link below to read more
DPIA – notification for patients
Being transparent and providing accessible information to patients about how we use your personal information is a key element of the Data Protection Act 2018 and the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR). Our Fair Processing Notice is a reminder of your rights in respect of this legislation and how we will use your information for lawful purposes in order to deliver your care and effectively manage our local NHS system.
This notice reflects how we use information for:
The management of patient records;
Communication concerning your clinical, social and supported care;
Ensuring the quality of your care and the best clinical outcomes are achieved through clinical audit and retrospective review;
Participation in health and social care research; and
The management and clinical planning of services to ensure that appropriate care is in place for our patients today and in the future.
SCR ( Summary Care Record ) Please click on the links below for further information.