When you attend your consultation we will ask that you sign a 'Privacy Information and Consent Form'
The main reason we collect information from you is so we can assess, diagnose and treat your illness properly and be proactive in your health care.
We will use the information you provide in the following ways:
- Administration of this Medical Practice.
- Billing, including compliance with Medicare and Health Insurance Commission requirements.
- Discloser to others involved with your health care, including Doctors and Specialists outside this practice who may become involved in treating you. This may occur through referral to other doctors or for medical tests and in the reports or results returned to us following the referrals. If necessary, we will discuss this with you.
- Disclosure to others for medical defence purposes, if necessary.