Our practices collect your personal information first and foremost for the purpose of providing you with the most appropriate medical care. Some of the information may also be required for administrative purposes such as lodging claims with Medicare. We take all reasonable steps to protect your personal information from misuse or unauthorized access.
Who have access to your medical information?
Part or all of your medical record can be accessed by staff at the clinics including the doctors, nurses and administrative personnel. Our staff are trained to ensure that your privacy is protected.
Part or all of your medical information may be communicated to other parties directly related to your medical care including your GP, other medical specialists or allied health professionals, pathology or imaging providers and hospitals.
Your medical information may be required to be disclosed by law such as in certain infectious diseases.
Please contact us should you require further information.
You should notify us if there are any exceptional circumstances regarding your privacy.