This document gives you information on how we collect, process and protect your personal data through the use of the website drsamanthabrown.co.uk. Dr Samantha Brown is responsible for your personal data. Please let us know if any of your contact details change.
If you are not happy with any aspect of how we use and collect your data please do contact the clinic via email@example.com.
You can also complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office at www.ico.org.uk.
Data that may be collected about you:
We require this information to understand your needs and provide a suitable service to you and will only use your personal data when legally permitted.
Common uses are
We are committed to ensuring your information is secure with procedures to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure.
The clinic needs to hold certain types of information about the people it deals with to fulfil its purpose and meet legal obligations. This includes both patients and suppliers. This information must be collected, stored and used properly.
The clinic complies with the Data Protection Act of 1998 and the GMC guidelines to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information.
Any person identifiable information is held, obtained, received, used, disclosed, shared, destroyed or transmitted in a secure environment.
The clinic keeps records regarding health and any treatment provided. These records are encrypted and stored remotely in the cloud by Heydoc, a specialist patient management system.
We will ask for your consent before sharing any of your medical information with your GP. If you wish to view your medical record kept at the clinic, please ask Dr Samantha Brown.
Situations where information may need to be passed on to others include:
All of the content contained on this site is checked for accuracy, but we cannot guarantee the accuracy or the safety of any external links it might contain. The contents of this website are subject to change without notice. The contents are not a substitute for professional and individualised medical advice.
Cookies are information packets sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
Currently this website only uses 'session cookies', whereby no information is retained. These cookies function purely to improve your experience using the website.
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