Access to Health Records

Under the Data Protection Act 1998, Patients have a right to know who holds personal information about them and to view this information.

This person or organisation that holds this information is called the data controller.

Patients who request a copy of their records may be charged a reasonable administration fee.

If patients request information about secondary Care services or services out with your General Practice then they should be referred to the NHS Board Data controller.

The contact for this is:

Information Governance Manager
NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde.
Telephone: 0141 211 1790

Access to Medical Records Library