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Privacy Policy

Use of Information, Data Protection and Internet Privacy

Cheswold Park Hospital is concerned for the privacy of visitors to its Website and protection of privacy is extremely important to us. However, please remember that the security of information transmitted over the Internet cannot be assured.

The following sections generally describe the types of information collected at the Cheswold Park Hospital site and the uses made of it.

Personally Identifiable Information

Cheswold Park Hospital collects personally identifiable information such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address or other information only when it is voluntarily submitted to us on this site. We may use the information to improve our level of service and the content of our Website; provide you with tips, helpful information, news and updates; notify you of new Cheswold Park Hospital’s services; seek your views on our services for our own internal purposes.

Further, you agree that Cheswold Park Hospital shall have the unrestricted right to use and store on its internal systems, whether in or outside the EU, any such information provided by you.

In this context please note that your information may cross national borders during processing.

Under relevant data protection legislation you are entitled to obtain from Cheswold Park Hospital a printout of the data held concerning you and to have any inaccuracies in this data rectified.

Non-Personally Identifiable Information

Cheswold Park Hospital also collects non-personally identifiable information in aggregate form to track data such as the total number of visits to our Website, the number of visitors to each page of our Website, and the domain names of our visitors' internet service providers. We use this information, which remains in aggregate form, to understand how our visitors use our Website so that we may improve it. No personally identifiable information is disclosed in this process.

Use of IP Addresses

An Internet Protocol (IP) address is a set of numbers that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you log on to your internet service provider or through your organisation's local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN). Web servers automatically identify your computer by the IP address assigned to it during your session online.

Links to Other Web Sites

Cheswold Park Hospital’s Website provides links to third party web sites as a service to our users. The privacy policy described here does not apply to those sites.

Please ensure you check the legal and privacy policy sections of any site you link to.

Cookies

Cheswold Park Hospital may place a "cookie" in your computer's browser. Cookies are small text files which provide us with information about how often someone visits our Website, and what they do during those visits. Cookies do not themselves contain any personally identifiable information but if you provide such information to us, for example by registering with us, it may be linked to the data stored in the cookie.

Security

Cheswold Park Hospital operates secure data networks protected by industry standard firewall and password protection. Cheswold Park Hospital has security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of your user data under our control.

Except as outlined below, only authorised employees have access to the information you provide us. Further, we impose strict rules on Cheswold Park Hospital employees who have access either to the databases that store user information or to the servers that host our services. While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration to data will not occur; we make every effort to prevent such unfortunate occurrences.

Sharing Personally Identifiable Information with Third Parties

Cheswold Park Hospital will not sell or rent personally identifiable information to any third party for any purpose. In certain special cases, we may disclose your personally identifiable information in the following circumstances:

  1. When we have reason to believe that disclosing this information is necessary to identify, contact or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to you, or otherwise injuring or interfering with Cheswold Park Hospital rights, property or operations, other users of this Website, or anyone else who could be harmed by such activities; or
  2. When we believe the law requires it, or in response to any demand by law enforcement authorities in connection with a criminal investigation, or civil or administrative authorities in connection with a pending civil case or administrative investigation.

Binding Nature

By submitting personal related data you agree to be bound by our privacy policy and agree that Cheswold Park Hospital may, in its sole discretion, disclose information about you in the circumstances and to the extent set out in this policy.

Contact Us

You can request a copy of the information we hold concerning you or revoke your consent to our using your information for the above listed purposes at any time by contacting us at enquiries@cheswoldparkhospital.co.uk

Changes to the Privacy Policy

Cheswold Park Hospital reserves the right to change and update the Privacy Policy as and when required.