What is it?
On 25th May 2018 the General Data Protection regulations (GDPR) will come into force in the UK. The GDPR builds on the current Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) and will strengthen the legislation, giving
individuals more rights and protections.
What are my rights?
Under GDPR individuals have the following rights:
The right to object to:
This type of decision-making can only be carried out where the decision is:
What is the lawful basis for Hart Medical Practice to process my data?
There are six available lawful bases for processing. The processing of personal data in the delivery of direct care and for providers’ administrative purposes in this surgery, and in support of direct care
elsewhere, is supported under the following Article 6 and 9 conditions of the GDPR:
• Article 6(1)(e) ‘…necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority…’.
• Article 9(2)(h) ‘necessary for the purposes of preventative or occupational medicine for the assessment of the working capacity of the employee, medical diagnosis, the provision of health or social care or treatment or the management of health or social care systems and services…”
We will also recognise your rights established under UK case law collectively known as the “Common Law Duty of Confidentiality”
How will Hart Medical Practice use my data?
Hart Medical Practice Privacy Notice is linked below:
Hart Medical Practice Privacy Notice
Detailed practice Privacy Notices are also available.
For further information on how to obtain copies of these please contact the practice.