Dr Rob Nickels is committed to providing quality health car for his patients. As a fundamental part of this commitment, Dr Nickels and his staff recognise the importance of ensuring that our patients are fully informed and involved in their health care.
As a health provider in the private sector, we are bound by the National Privacy Principles. Thse principles set the standards by which we handle personal information collected from our patients. As a part of our commitment to providing quality health care, it is necessary for us to maintain files pertaining to your health. We require your consent to collect the following types of information;
Personal details (your name, address, telephone number, date of birth, DVA, private health membership or Medicare card number).
Your medical history, notes, clinical photographs and images made during the course of medical consultations.
Results and reports received from other health service providers.