Data Protection Policy for Patients' Forum Members and Visitors to the site ...
The Patients' Forum is committed to protecting the privacy of everyone using this website, including any personal information collected through the site.
Collection of Personal Information ...
You will be asked for personal information if you decide to become an individual member of the Patients' Forum, by completing the application form. All other areas of the site are accessible without needing personal information.
As the website develops, some personal information may be required if completing an on-line enquiry form, providing comments and feedback on-line, or when asking for written information.
By submitting personal information, consent for its use is considered to be authorised.
Use of Personal Information ...
Personal information will not be disclosed to any third party without obtaining your prior consent.
Data Storage ...
All data obtained will be held and used in compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Further details about rights under this Act can be accessed on the Information Commissioner's website at www.ico.gov.uk.
Access to Personal Information ...
Everyone has the right, under the Data Protection Act 1998, to ask the Patients' Forum to provide them with information held abgout them, and to have any inaccuracies corrected.
To access a copy of one's own information, please contact the Patients' Forum.