Confidentiality

All patients’ records on file or on the computer are confidential. We are registered with the Data Protection Agency and comply with all aspects of the Data Protection Act which are applicable to the keeping of patient records. 

In order to maintain confidentiality, laboratory results and x-ray results will only be given to the patients themselves or to parents of minors if appropriate.  When enquiring for a result, please telephone after 3.00pm when all results will have been received and reported on by the doctors.  We are registered under the Data Protection Act and abide by current legislation regarding storage of data on computer.