Your Personal Information – what you need to know
Who we are and what we do
ADHDhealthcare is a regional and national independent health care provider, specialising in the assessment and treatment of adults with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). Based in Salford, Greater Manchester, we accept referrals from nationwide. Most of the referrals are from Manchester, Liverpool and the North of England. We are provider for the NHS ADHD services of Salford CCG, Greater Manchester Mental Health Foundation NHS Adult ADHD service.
Using your information
We need to use information about you to enable us to provide services effectively, efficiently and safely. ADHDhealthcare holds some information about you and this document outlines how that information is used, who we may share that information with and why, how we keep it secure (confidential) and what your rights are in relation to this.
What kind of information do we use?
As a service provider we routinely have shared access to your medical records, through a sharing agreement held between ourselves and your GP Practice. This information includes for example:
- Your name, address, your date of birth and your NHS number, contact details
- Details of your GP, what treatment you have received and where you received it.
- Details of your medical history, relevant to the service we are providing for you.
- Any medication that you are currently taking.
Our records may include relevant information that you have told us, or information provided on your behalf by relatives or those who care for you and know you well, or from health professionals and other staff directly involved in your care and treatment. Our records may be held on paper or in a computer system.
The Fair Processing Notice covers the kind of information we use, what we use your Personal Confidential Data for, what we use non-identifiable data for, who we share information with, how we process information, the safeguards we have in place, and many other aspects of information processing and protection.
We are registered with Information Commission Office, UK (The UK regulating body for information management by organizations) and our data management is compliant with General Data Protection Regulations ( GDPR).