You have the right to request access to, and correction of, your personal information under the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000
Our practice acknowledges patients may request access to their medical records. We require you to put this request in writing and our practice will respond within a reasonable time of 30 days. Our practice has a record request template for patients to complete and sign, specifying what information from the record they are requesting.
Access to medical records may carry a fee of $75 + GST , additional photocopying and printing fees may be incurred.
Our practice will take reasonable steps to correct your personal information where the information is not accurate or up-to-date. From time-to-time, we will ask you to verify your personal information held by our practice is correct and up-to-date. You may also request that we correct or update your information, and you should make such requests in writing to Dene Creegan, General Manager on firstname.lastname@example.org.