Data Sharing Agreements for the Mentally Impaired

Quinton practice have Data sharing agreements with other health care professionals to support us and you in you on going care. Referrals made to hospitals are done with your knowledge and sent under the same confidential rules and security through NHS approved software.

Mentally impaired

These are an important part of care at Quinton practice and a further referral regarding your care may need to be made:

Whilst there is a legitimate legal basis for the processing of data, individuals will need to be made aware that under the DPA18 they have 8 rights, which are applicable at all times throughout the processing, as detailed below:

  • The right to be informed
  • The right of access
  • The right of rectification
  • The right to erasure
  • The right to restrict processing
  • The right to data portability
  • The right to object
  • Rights of automated decision making and profiling

The data we release

You name, Date of birth, NHS number, Mental health problem and official diagnosis.

Your information is dealt with in the strictest confidence.