This section of our website explains why Hywel Dda University Health Board collects information about you and how this information may be used. It also tells you about your right to see your health record and how to gain access to it.
Hywel Dda University Health Board has an Information Governance team to help you with any concerns or complaints that you may have about your information.
The Data Protection Legislation ensures that we must appoint a Data Protection Officer, (DPO). Our DPO is Patrycja Duszynska and her email address is firstname.lastname@example.org . The DPO is responsible for overseeing our information governance strategy and implementation to ensure compliance with the confidentiality and data protection law such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018.
Under the legislation Hywel Dda University Health Board Health must provide a Privacy Notice; this explains why we collect information about you and how your information is used. It also provides details on your rights including how to access your health record.