Freedom of Information
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 obliges the practice to produce a Publication Scheme.
A Publication Scheme is a guide to the ‘classes’ of information the practice intends to routinely make available.
Medical Record Access
Subject Access Request
This enables you or another person (with your written permission e.g an insurance company or a solicitor) to be given access to your records. A request to view or have a print out of either your computerised or full paper records is referred to as a Subject Access request.