Privacy Policy

This policy sets out how Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust uses and protects any information that you give Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust when you use this website.

Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust is commited to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified through using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.for any information We will never sell your address to third parties or send you more than one email in a week.

We do not have set dates on which we send out our emails, we just distribute special information of offers when we think there is something you will be interested in.

All of our email communications will allow you opt-out of receiving future communications at any time.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Google Analytics

Please be aware that although we audit the types of cookies that are used on our site, it is possible that the services we use may make changes to their cookie names and purposes. Some services, particularly social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, can, and do, change their cookies regularly. Although we always aim to show you up-to-date information, we may not be able to reflect these changes in our policy straight away. Most internet browsers allow you to erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies or warn you before a cookie is stored. You can find out more about managing cookies by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/. You can also choose to only block third-party cookies which will still allow our website to function as intended. Managing cookies The IAB (Internet Advertising Bureau) has put together a great resource for information on behavioural advertising: how it works, further information about cookies, and steps you can take to protect your privacy on the internet. For more information, visit: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to us

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to The Trust Innovation Office, The Laing Building, Salisbury Hospital, Salisbury, Wilts, SP2 8BJ, UK.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.