All personnel at the practice have signed a confidentiality document and any breach of confidentiality will be dealt with in line with the practice disciplinary procedure. This may result in instant dismissal. Your health record identity is only given to a third party with your signed consent. If and when the Primary Care Trust asks on occasions for data, this information is always anonymised.
All staff at Brookroyd surgery are fully trained in data protection and confidentiality and regular updates are mandatory.