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GP leaders brand immigration officers' request for patient address 'appalling'


Pulse may have breached the rights of a certain Home Office employee by stating that she works there. Oh dear. This is RIDICULOUS ! When the GP Practice registered the patient, they shared information with the NHS spine (and requested records). The gP practice this shared the pateints' adress with the central office. If Home office wants to check the address, they should look it up themselves on the NHS spine database, not request a GP practice do it for them! Had they done this, no-one would even have know, which is pretty scary, but no fuss would have been caused. So the point of the request was NOT to find out the patient's address, but to cause turmoil in GP-land once again and try to make GPs out to be bad once more. This sort of scheming should NOT happen in a civilised country. The Mouse.

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12 Apr 2018

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