Privacy Notice


Our Privacy Notice explains why we collect information about you and how that information may be used to deliver your direct care, and manage the local health and social care system.

Cowes Medical Centre - Privacy Notice

Cowes Medical Centre - Easy Read Privacy Notice

your care data

The Privacy Notice explains:

  • what information we collect about you
  • how and why we use that information
  • how we retain your information and keep it secure
  • who we share your information with and why we do this

The notice also explains your rights in relation to consent to use your information, the right to control who can see your data, and how to seek advice and support if you feel that your information has not been used appropriately.

If you are happy with this use of information you do not need to do anything.  You may change your choice at any time.

Alternatively, you may have the right to demand that this record is not shared with anyone who is not involved in the provision of your direct healthcare.  If you wish to enquire further as to your rights in respect of not sharing information on this record then please contact our Data Protection Officer:

If you do choose to opt out, you can still consent to your data being used for specific purposes.

To find out more about the wider use of confidential personal information and to register your choice to opt out if you do not want your data to be used in this way, please visit:

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