Police Medical Pensioners Medical Record Authority Timescale

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Dear Avon and Somerset Constabulary,

In respect of Police medical pensioners.

When an authority to release medical records from General Practitioners, specialists and consultants in relation to that Officer has been submitted to the Force, how long in timescale does that authority last?

Is it days, weeks, months, or years. Please be specific.

Yours faithfully,

Philip Piper

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Corporate Information Management Department

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Private Our Reference 089/15

Mr Philip Piper
Date 23 January
[1][FOI #249845 email] 2015

 

 

Dear Mr Piper

 

I write in connection with your request for information dated 23^rd
January 2015 concerning police medical pensioners. This request will be
dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

Your request will now be considered and you will receive a response within
the statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by the Act. In some
circumstances Avon and Somerset Constabulary may be unable to achieve this
deadline if consideration needs to be given to the public interest test.
If this is likely you will be informed and given a revised time-scale at
the earliest opportunity.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

C Quartey

 

Freedom of Information Officer

Corporate Information Management Department

 

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Portishead, Bristol, BS20 8QJ

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Private Our Reference 089/15

Philip Piper Your reference  

[1][FOI #249845 email] Date 17 February
2015
 

 

Dear Mr Piper

 

I write in connection with your request for information dated 23^rd
January concerning medical records.

 

Specifically you asked:

In respect of Police medical pensioners.

 

When an authority to release medical records from General Practitioners,
specialists and consultants in relation to that Officer has been submitted
to the Force, how long in timescale does that authority last?

Is it days, weeks, months, or years. Please be specific.

 

The authority lasts until consent is withdrawn.

 

 

Yours sincerely

 

C Quartey

 

Freedom of Information Officer

Corporate Information Management Department

 

 

Please note:

1.     Requests and responses may be published on Avon and Somerset
Constabulary’s website (within 24 hours), some of which may contain a link
to additional information, which may provide you with further
clarification.

2.     Whilst we may verbally discuss your request with you in order to
seek clarification, all other communication should be made in writing.

3.     Avon and Somerset Constabulary provides you with the right to
request a re-examination of your case under its review procedure (copy
attached).

 

 

 

 

 

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