Privacy policy.

I, Dr Claire Scott, sole practitioner, am committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy (together with my terms of use and any other documents referred to on it) sets out the basis on which any personal data I collect from you, or that you provide to me, will be processed by me.  Please read the following carefully to understand my views and practices regarding your personal data and how I will treat it. By visiting [URL OF RELEVANT WEBSITE] you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.

For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), I am the data controller.

INFORMATION I MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

I may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information you give me. You may give me information about you by corresponding with me by phone, e-mail or otherwise. This includes information you provide when you report a problem with my site. The information you give me may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number.
  • Information I collect about you. With regard to each of your visits to my site I may automatically collect the following information:
    • technical information, including the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet, your login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types and versions, operating system and platform;
    • information about your visit, including the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through and from my site (including date and time); products you viewed or searched for; page response times, download errors, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs), and methods used to browse away from the page and any phone number used to call my number.

COOKIES

My website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of my website. This helps me to provide you with a good experience when you browse my website and also allows me to improve my site. For detailed information on the cookies I use and the purposes for which I use them see our Cookie policy.

USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION

I use information held about you in the following ways:

  • Information you give to me. I will use this information:
    • to carry out my obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and me and to provide you with the information and services that you request from me;
    • to notify you about changes to my service;
    • to ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
  • Information I collect about you. I will use this information:
    • to administer my site and for internal operations, including troubleshooting, data analysis, testing, research, statistical and survey purposes;
    • to improve my site to ensure that content is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

If I am under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of, my patients, or others.

ACCESS TO INFORMATION

The Act gives you the right to access information held about you. Your right of access can be exercised in accordance with the Act. Any access request may be subject to a fee of £10 to meet my costs in providing you with details of the information I hold about you.

CHANGES TO MY PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes I may make to my privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to my privacy policy.

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to Coombe Wing, Level 7, Kingston Hospital, Galsworthy Road, Kingston, KT72 7QB or chm.scott@virgin.net.