Each Consultant Specialist in the hospital has a team of
Doctors. They will be responsible for your treatment under his or
her supervision and you will be seen by a member of this team, but
not necessarily by the Consultant.
As well as seeing the Doctor, you may need to visit other parts
of the hospital for tests such as X-rays or blood tests. Directions
will be given as necessary but they might not always be carried out
on the same day, as you may need special preparation.
The team of health professionals that care for you keep records
about your health and the care you receive from the NHS. These
records are important in helping to make sure that you receive the
best possible care from us.
Information might be also be used to plan NHS services, help
with the teaching and training of health professionals and health
Everyone working for the NHS has a legal duty to maintain
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