Security of patient information is an underpinning ethos at Scan doctor, so you can confidently use our services. We understand that Internet interactions can be treacherous due to hacking and therefore, have invested in latest Internet security and encryption, to protect patient data.
All communications with our website use industry standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption. The online referral form is encrypted at point of capture using AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) technology. As additional security, patient data and medical referral are not stored on our servers.
Payments are processed by Stripe, who are innovative leaders in providing payment processing and accept EU based debit and credit cards. The payment is processed securely and directly by Stripe. Your banking details are not on our servers. And, they are very easy to use including using your mobile phone.
We are compliant with the guidelines of Data Protection Act (1998) and the principles of Information Governance.
The scanned images, are stored on the Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) of the hospital, where the scan was done. This also enables sharing of the data, if required with your health care professionals, at other hospitals including NHS hospitals.