Documentation in health care records must provide an accurate description of each patient / client’s episodes of care or contact with health care personnel. The policy requires that a health care record is available for every patient / client to assist with assessment and treatment, continuity of care, clinical handover, patient safety and clinical quality improvement, education, research, evaluation, medico-legal, funding and statutory requirements. Full details and information regarding our Privacy Policy may be obtained from the practice upon request.

Patient information is used for accreditation purposes and for referral to other health care professionals.

Patient data may be submitted to National and State Registers for recall purposes.