General Practice Extraction Service (GPES) Data for Pandemic Planning and Research (COVID-19)
This practice is supporting vital coronavirus (COVID-19) planning and research by sharing your data with NHS Digital. A General Practice Transparency Notice which supplements our main practice privacy notice can be found here.
Privacy Notice – update COVID 19
Eden Medical Group is committed to protecting your personal information. In the fight against this global pandemic we are currently working with all of our partners in Health and Social Care to ensure information is shared with the right people at the right time to ensure you receive the best possible care.
Data Protection rules will not hinder the sharing of personal information during these unprecedented times and we will continue to process information in accordance with national law and GDPR.
The processing of personal information relating to this is necessary for reasons of planning and providing health and social care to both individual data subjects and is in the substantial public interest in the area of public health and specifically to support the control of an epidemic. For more detailed information regarding the lawful basis to undertake these activities please see the links below:
- Public Task Art 6 (1e)
- Provision of Health and Social Care/Management of Health Care Systems Art 9(2h)
- Public Interest/Public Health Art 9(2i)
- Vital Interests of a Data Subject Art 9(2c)
- Monitoring Epidemics Recital 46
FAIR PROCESSING AND PRIVACY NOTICE FOR PATIENTS
Our Fair Processing and Privacy Notice explains why we collect information about you and how that information may be used to deliver your direct care.
The notice reflects:
- What information we collect and use.
- The lawful basis for processing.
- Why we collect your information.
- How we maintain confidentiality.
- Who we share your information with and why we do this.
A full copy of the Fair Processing and Privacy Notice is available here:
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