Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit to distinguish you from other users of the site. At the current time, TyneHealth do not use any cookies in running its website. If these are used in the future, you will clearly be made aware of this and will have the opportunity to consent to the use of these cookies when you first access the site.
At the current time, we do not use your information to actively profile you or to make decisions based on characteristics of our service users, neither do we carry out any automated processing of your personal information that would lead to significant decisions being made about you.
We may disclose your personal information to any of our employees, officers, insurers, professional advisers, agents, suppliers or subcontractors insofar as is reasonably necessary for the purposes set out in this policy. We will also share information with your GP for the purpose of providing appropriate ongoing medical care.
We may disclose your personal information:
Except as provided in this policy, we will not provide your personal information to third parties or share or process any of your personal information outside the EU.
Personal information that we process for any purpose shall not be kept for longer than is necessary for that purpose. Notwithstanding the other provisions of this section, we will retain your personal information:
If you would like further details of how personal information is retained by our organisation, please contact us directly.
You have a number of rights under Data Protection law including:
If you would like to access your own personal information or exercise any of the rights detailed above, please contact us by email email address
In the majority of cases, we will respond to your request within one month of receiving the necessary information required to deal with your request.
We may ask you to supply appropriate evidence of your identity (for this purpose, we will usually accept a photocopy of your passport plus an original copy of a utility bill showing your current address) and any additional information to help us to deal with your request effectively.
There may be some exemptions to dealing with your rights as specified in Data Protection law, but we will ensure you are fully informed of this within a month of receiving your request.
Full information on your rights under the Data Protection Act can be found from the following link: https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/individual-rights/.
If you have a concern that cannot be resolved through discussion with us, these can also be raised with the Information Commissioner’s Office. More information can be found from the following link https://ico.org.uk/concerns/
Any changes we may make to our cookies policy in the future will be posted on this page, so please check from time to time to see if there are any changes.
Questions, comments and requests regarding this cookies policy or about the way we use your personal information are welcomed and should be addressed to email address.