Information about your personal treatment and care is confidential and will normally be something you will discuss with the healthcare professionals you meet.
However there may be other issues about which you would like further information or you may just want to have a copy of the information we hold about you.
How can you obtain such information?
A request for access to personal information is called a Subject Access Request under the Data Protection Act 1998.
If the request is for access to personal information – medical / health Records, more information on how to access this information can be found on the following page:
For more information about access other personal information and your rights under the Data Protection Act see:
Access to the health / medical records of a deceased person
Limited rights of access to the health / medical records of a deceased person are given under the Access to Health Records Act 1990. More information about this can be found on the following page: