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Case Law C-307/22 (25/10/2023)

Type: Judgment

Authority: European Authorities: Euopean Union' Court of Justice

Date: 10/25/2023

Subject: According to the Court, in the context of a doctor-patient relationship, the right to obtain a copy of personal data undergoing processing means that the data subject must be given a faithful and intelligible reproduction of all those data. That right entails the right to obtain a full copy of the documents included in his or her medical records and containing, inter alia, those data if the provision of such a copy is essential in order to enable the data subject to verify how accurate and exhaustive those data are, as well as to ensure they are intelligible. Regarding data relating to the health of the data subject, that right includes in any event the right to obtain a copy of the data in his or her medical records containing information such as diagnoses, examination results, assessments by treating physicians and any treatment or interventions provided to him or her

Classification: Freedoms - Art. 8 Personal data: fairly processing

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