Data Protection

The confidentiality and security of information is essential to maintain the trust of service users.

Further information detailing the main requirements for maintaining a confidential service can be

found in the Confidentiality NHS Code of Practice produced by the Department of Health.

Data Protection Contacts:

Senior Information Risk Officer (Incidents and information risk)

Stuart Ennis, Atrium Health Ltd, Unit 1, Watch Close, Coventry CV1 3LN

Tel: 024 76 234570

Caldicott Guardian (confidentiality)

Pat Marson, Atrium Health Ltd, Unit 1, Watch Close, Coventry CV1 3LN

Tel: 024 76 234570

Information Asset Lead

Kerry Malik, Atrium Health Ltd, Unit 1, Watch Close, Coventry CV1 3LN

Tel: 024 76 234570

(confidentiality and data protection queries, IG training, access to records)

Information Governance

Information Governance ensures that personal information is dealt with legally, securely, efficiently and effectively in order to give the best possible care. It provides a framework to bring together all of the requirements that apply to the handling of personal information.

Those requirements are:

Caldicott

Common law duty of confidentiality

Data Protection Act 1998

Freedom of Information Act 2000

Health Records

Information Governance Management

Information Quality Assurance

Information Security

If you would like to request a copy of your health records under Data Protection Act or Access to Health Act 1990,

please contact Kerry Malik on 024 76 234570.