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Local GP data sharing schemes 'open practices up' to legal challenges


I object to my personal data being shared with other health professionals, social services and anyone else without my consent. I do not want my colleagues to access my information ( although they would find it very boring!) Local data sharing for the purposes of access out of hours or in secondary care without explicit consent would be the end of confidentiality as we know it. I know of too many people who access information about members of their family as it is. It would be impossible to monitor and in extreme cases put. People such as victims of abuse at risk.

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06 May 2015

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