Medical Forms and Patient Consent

Further guidance here

Legal Reports That Advance Patient Care

  • For example – mental capacity assessments – and Child Protection reports.
  • They do not require consent.
  • The state pays for them.

Reports For The Public Good

  • For example – notification of infectious diseases  and adverse drug reactions.
  • They don’t require consent
  • The state pays

Reports On Illnesses As An Excusing Factor Or Grounds For Entitlement

  • For example Med3
  • Consent is required
  • Patient or third party pays

Reports Declaring Patient Fit for Dangerous Sports

  • Consent is required
  • Patient pays

Reports Declaring Patient Fit For An Occupation

  • Consent is required
  • Patient pays

Reports For Actuarial Calculation

  • Consent is required – and is carefully worded
  • Third party pays