Occasions when your information needs to be disclosed (given) include:
- where the health and safety of others is at risk
- when the law requires us to pass on information under special circumstances
- when approved by the Secretary of State for Health
If there is information you do not wish us to share, please advise one of your health or social care professionals involved in your care.
Anyone who receives information from us has a legal duty to keep it confidential.
We are required by law to report certain information to appropriate authorities. This is only provided after permission has been given by a qualified health professional.