All staff adhere to the Practice’s Confidentiality Policy and Data Protection Act 2018.
The practice has a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection. We will only release test results to the person to whom they relate unless that person has given prior permission for the release of this data or they are not capable of understanding the results.
Information for patients about obtaining results of blood tests and X-rays from the Health Centre:
Your Doctor has requested you to have a blood test/X-ray
The results of most routine tests will be available within one week. Some blood tests will take longer to reach the surgery.
If you do not hear from the surgery your test results were normal or do not require any specific action.
PLEASE MAKE SURE WE HAVE UP TO DATE CONTACT DETAILS SO WE CAN CONTACT YOU IF YOUR RESULTS NEED FURTHER ACTION.
You should have been asked for an up to date mobile phone number today and whether you consent to receiving messages regarding your results by text message. If not please update your details with reception.
If you would like to check your results there are three options:
If your results are abnormal the surgery will contact you.