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This privacy policy is intended to inform you how we gather, define, and use personal information collected via the website, such as your name, address, telephone number and email address.

Nightingale Hospital Birmingham is led by University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB). Your personal information will be used in accordance with UHB's privacy notices.

Information collection

We may collect information about you when you request any information about us or our services, submit your personal details and/or complete any forms on the website.

Unless specified, where we ask you to submit your data via this website, this information will be encrypted to protect it upon submission. Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the Internet is not completely secure. While we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot ensure the security of your data transmitted to our website. Any transmission of personal data via the website is at your own risk. Once we have received your information we will use strict procedures and security features to prevent unauthorised access.

We may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on our website
  • Information about your computer including, where available, your IP address, operating system and browser type
  • Details of your visits to our website and the pages and resources that you access

Except for exceptional circumstances, we will only use data sent via our website for the purposes for which they were sent.

Third party websites

Our website may from time to time contain links to and from third party websites. If you follow a link to these websites, please note that they have their own privacy policies and will be subject to separate terms and conditions. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these sites.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer when you visit a website. Cookies help websites function usefully and can provide information about website usage to the site's owners.

To comply with EU legislation we are required to tell you about the cookies used on this website.

The Nightingale Hospital Birmingham website currently only uses cookies to measure usage of the site, e.g. numbers of page visits.

Cookies do not place viruses on your computer and cannot run programs.

Our cookies do not provide us with any private or personally identifiable information about you, and we would not not attempt to use cookies to identify any user.

Your web browser gives you the ability to accept or decline cookies. Generally, web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. Please note, if you choose to decline cookies, some useful features of some websites will not work.

Cookies used by this website

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  • Used to store whether you have agreed to receive cookies
  • Persistent for one year
  • Strictly necessary cookie
SKTID Anonymously records the pages visited during your visit to this website
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Google Analytics cookie, used to collect information about how visitors use our site. This information can be used to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.