Dear osteopathy patient/ guardian/ NLP coaching client

Re GDPR regulations - new data protection regulations from 25 May 2018

In respect to the above regulations all patients/clients are now required to sign the consent form below:

As registered osteopaths, by law we must keep our patient medical records forthe following periods of time:

Patient/client records shall be kept for at least 7 years following the last occaision on which treatment was given. in the case of minors it is advisable that the records are kept at least 7 years after they reach majority (18 years ). 

Patient records are digital and will be kept in a password protected files on both a hard drive and on the cloud for the above periods of time. 

At no time will patient records be passed on to any third party and will only be available to your practitioner or another osteopath working at this practice. 

Your email address may be used from time to time to send you a newsletter with health tips and advice. If you do not wish to receive this newsletter, please inform Tim Marris by email : tim.marris@osteopathashford.com 

I hereby consent for my records to be kept at the practice under the above terms. 

Signed ...............................  Name  of patient/guardian 

Name of patient if a minor .........................................

Date ................................................