Horseley Heath Surgery Tandon Medical Centre
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Chaperoning

If during your consultation you require an intimate examination a chaperone may be offered. As the patient you have the right to decline. The chaperone offered will be another member of staff who has been trained in observing medical examinations.

The role of the chaperone is explained in the following document:-

Practice Chaperoning Policy
Exploring the roles and expectations of examining patients with the presence of chaperones.
ChaperonePolicy.doc
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