§ Mr. Andy King
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what provision exists for NHS patients to dispute factual inaccuracies in their health records. 
§ Ms Stuart
Under the Data Protection Act 1998 patients have a right to know what is in their health records. If a patient believes that information recorded about them is inaccurate they have a legal right under the Act to request that the inaccurate information is amended or deleted.