Patients' Records

Scope and Content

Applications and Orders for Admissions, 1918-1973; Registers, 1854-1974; Records of Escapes/Restraint and Seclusion, 1916-1991; Notification of Infectious Diseases Books, 1950-1970; Case Books, 1906-1974; Indexes, c 1955-1975; Clinic Records, 1959-1987; Patient Records, 1978-1991; Medical Examination Certificates, 1968-1970; Treatment records, 1963-1980; Miscellaneous Papers, 1915-1944; Statistics, 1951-1963

Arrangement

Records are arranged chronologically within series.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation. Normal closure period of 75 years (adult patient records) and 100 years (child patient records) apply.

Acquisition Information

The records were deposited by the Hospital in 1989 (AccM/248).

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Alternative Form Available

No known copies.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

Accruals

None expected.