Your medical record is a confidential document. It is the policy of Hampstead Medical to always maintain security of personal health information and to ensure that this information is only available to authorised members of the team. We abide by the Health Records Act 2001.
We will not disclose your personal health information to a third party unless you have consented to it in writing or if you are at risk of harm without treatment and you are unable to give consent.
Personal Health information may be disclosed for the following reasons:
For communicating relevant information with other treating doctors, specialists, or allied health professionals;
Your e-mail address will only be used or disclosed for the purpose for which you have provided it and it will not be added to a mailing list or used or disclosed for any other purpose without your consent unless you specifically request such action.
Users are advised that there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the internet.