10 key privacy messages you need to know

The first step is to have a policy that the team know and understand

Privacy Awareness Week (Paw) starts at the weekend and this year the focus is on privacy in small businesses.


Here are 10 key privacy messages from the Pharmacy Guild, which is a Paw partner:


  • Have a privacy policy in place and ensure all staff understand and comply with it.
  • Train your staff and make sure they understand the privacy obligations in your pharmacy.
  • Seek a patient’s consent before using or disclosing their personal or health information. The exception is