The information below aims to provide an insight into the Trust's procedures in relation to the day-to-day handling of personal data.

As a Trust we can assure you that the business processes, standards and activities described here represent good practice, are compliant with the law, and are the normal business practice of Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust.

We hope that the information provided here empowers you to better participate in your care and engage with us during your treatment.

We would encourage you to ask questions and challenge us on our data protection practices if you feel uncomfortable about anything or believe that we could do better. Ultimately, we hope that this information helps you to feel more comfortable with the services we provide.

Maintaining the legal right to patient confidentiality continues to be an important commitment on our part. To help with this, we have appointed a Caldicott Guardian. A Caldicott Guardian is responsible for ensuring the protection of patient confidentiality throughout the Trust in accordance with your legal rights. At CNWL our Caldicott Guardian is Dr Julia Palmer.

If you have any questions or concerns about the information provided here please contact either of the following:

Dr Julia Palmer, Caldicott Guardian

Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust 350 Euston Road, Regent's Place, London NW1 3AX


Jonathan Craven, Head of Information Governance
Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, Gordon Hospital, Bloomburg Street, Westminster, London SW1V 2RH