We have high standards for the handling of patient and personal information. We maintain the necessary safeguards for, and appropriate use of, patient and personal information.
The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2000 gives a general right of access to all types of 'recorded' information held by the Trust.
The GDPR gives individuals (Data Subjects) the right to request and in most cases to be given, a copy of the information which North Bristol NHS Trust holds about them. This is called a Subject Access Request (SAR).
In accordance with good practice, information derived from your care will be used to audit practice in our hospitals.