Privacy Notice for Patients – Data Protection Act 2018

This page tells you how Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust uses and manages the personal data or information we hold about you, including how we share it with NHS and non-NHS organisations and how we maintain confidentiality.

The Data Protection Act controls how your personal information is used by organisations, businesses or the government. Under the Act our Trust is defined as a ‘data controller’ of personal information. We collect information to help us provide and manage healthcare to our patients. The Trust is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (registration number Z7485161).

Our full privacy notice is available here as a PDF.

Last updated: August 3, 2018