This section explains why information is collected about you by Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the ways in which this information may be used.
- Read more about the use of your information
Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals Trust Board are fully committed to providing the highest standards of safeguarding practice.
- More resources are available on our Safeguarding page
Electronic Referral System (e-RS)
One of the steps towards digitising the NHS is introducing a new Electronic Referral System (e-RS), which will mean for you as a patient that any referral that your GP makes for a consultant led appointment will now be done electronically.
- Watch the short videos explaining e-RS
Surrey Care Record
The Surrey Care Record, developed by clinicians themselves, supports your care by putting all your health information in one safe and secure digital place. With comprehensive information about your health immediately to hand, clinicians can then use this information to provide the essential and sometimes life-saving care you need.
- Read more on the Surrey Heartlands website
Action for Carers Surrey supports Surrey’s carers of all ages.
- Visit the Action for Carers website for more information
If you or your child feel unwell and ‘over the counter’ medicines are not helping, then don’t wait for it to get worse – speak to your GP and it may avoid a trip to hospital.
We have collected together our patient leaflets in this section, to help you as a patient or carer know more about a wide variety of procedures, conditions and other treatments.
- View our A to Z of patient leaflets
The Accessible Information Standard (AIS) states that there is a legal requirement for patients, service users, carers, and parents with a disability, impairment or sensory loss to receive accessible information.
- Visit our AIS information page