All information obtained from an individual is done so with their consent.
Only information that is necessary to obtain a working diagnosis and overall health picture or any information that will affect physiotherapy treatment and practice will be obtained from the individual. Consent can be withdrawn at any time by telephoning on 07736 225 177.
Patient information may be shared with other medical professionals only with the consent of the client as the law allows. All personal information will be shared by secure means.
All client information is held securely with restricted access.
In line with legal requirements, all client notes are kept securely for 8 years, or up to the age of 25 if treating a child.
Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use. At the end of the retention period the notes will be destroyed securely.
Consent will be obtained from a patient if their testimonial goes onto the clinic’s website. The option to remain anonymous by removing personal information is given to the client.
The Data Protection Act 2018 entitles people to have access to their personal information held. If you require access to the personal information we hold on you, contact us direct to arrange access. We adhere to the guidelines of the Data Protection Act.