Copyright and privacy policy


This page explains how we use any information you give to us, and the ways in which we protect your privacy.

The Data Protection Act


Under the Data Protection Act 1998, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect about you. We will only use your information for the purpose we have described and we will not pass on your details to any third party or government department unless you give us permission to do so. We use leading technologies to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it.

Feedback


You can send us your feedback by going to our give us feedback page.

Comments and questions


If you send us a query, asking for information, we may need to contact other organisations to find that information. If your question is technical, we may need to pass it to our ICT Department. We do not pass on any of your personal information when dealing with your enquiry, unless you have given us permission to do so.

Site usage information

Session cookies


Cookies are pieces of data created when you visit a website. The cookies our site uses are "session cookies", which means that your "preferences" are stored temporarily while you move around the site. You can set your computer not to accept cookies. However, if you do this, you may not be able to use some site features because we need to record your preferences in order to give you the information you need during your visit.

Session cookies are deleted when you leave the site. They do not contain any personal information about you, and do not hold any information about which sites you visited before

Log files


Log files allow us to record visitors' use of the site. They enable us to make changes to the layout of the site and to the information in it, based on the way that visitors move around it.

Log files do not contain any personal information or information about which other sites you have visited.

What happens when I link to another site?


The site contains links to other websites, including those of NHS Trusts, government departments and of other organisations. This privacy policy applies only to our site, so you should always be aware when you are moving to another site and read the privacy statement of any site which collects personal information.
We do not pass on any personal information you have given us to any other site.

Changes to this privacy policy


If this privacy policy changes in any way, we will place an updated version on this page. Regularly reviewing this page ensures you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances, if any, we will share it with other parties.‚Äč

Last Modified - 14/08/2014 15:29