Rule changes on medical reports give employees the right of veto

Bloodworth, Marian; Towers, Matthew
November 2009
People Management;11/19/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 24, p37
The article explains the relevance of the guidance on doctors' confidentiality duties issued by the Great Britain General Medical Council. The guidance was designed to enhance trust between doctors and patients, and to prevent any unnecessary disclosure of personal details. The rules included in the guidance apply to all doctors. The guidance also includes rules for employers.


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