Data Protection

Protecting Patient Information

Just as the patient sits at the centre of care in Irish general practice, so information on the patient is the key to safe and effective health care. Once gathered, keeping this information safe and secure and private is a key requirement of GPs. To assist GPs the ICGP, in cooperation with the National GPIT Group and the Office of the Data Protection Commissioner, has published A Guide to Data Protection Legislation for Irish General Practice

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Data privacy features