PRIVACY POLICY

PRIVACY STATEMENT
HealthTrust Europe LLP (“HTE”), as an organisation based in the United Kingdom, is subject to the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “DPA”). HTE is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and keep information in line with the DPA and other relevant regulations.  The DPA regulates the processing of personal information, including the obtaining, holding, use or disclosure of such information. HTE has a duty to advise you of how personal information collected about you will be processed and has a duty to protect that personal information.

COOKIES
HealthTrustEurope.com uses cookies.  We will ask you to consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy when you first visit HealthTrustEurope.com.

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 us 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.

HTE uses these cookies to collect anonymous information about the use of HealthTrustEurope.com and how it can be improved. 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. The cookies used by HTE on this website are Google Tag Manager, Google Analytics, Drupal and jQuery Library. Please note that third parties (for example, providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies on this website, over which we have no control.  Google Maps is a third party cookie used on this website.

Overall, HTE 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 both HTE and third party cookies.  Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.  This can be done by activating the setting on your browser which enables you to decline the cookies.  Please note that should you choose to decline HTE cookies, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

PERSONAL INFORMATION
HTE collects and stores personal information about individuals acting for or on behalf of our customers, suppliers or other third parties who voluntarily give such information to HTE, including by subscribing to a service offered by healthtrusteurope.com or by registering enquiries with HTE via e-mail.

HTE will only use such personal information to (i) provide the information or service you have requested; (ii) to process your enquiry; (iii) to notify you of changes to our services; and /or (iv) as permitted or required by law.

DISCLOSURE
We may disclose your personal information to any other companies within our corporate group, but only for the purposes specified in this Privacy Policy.

SECURITY
Once we have received your information, HTE will take reasonable, organisational and technical steps to protect your personal information and to prevent any unauthorised access.  Unfortunately, the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet. 

TRANSFERS
HTE is part of a corporate group which includes companies based in the United States of America. HTE also uses cloud computing services where the service provider’s servers are based in the United States of America.

The DPA requires that, if we are to transfer your information to the United States, we must (i) ensure that such transferred information is adequately protected; and (ii) seek your consent to such transfer.
HTE has found that adequate safeguards are in place to protect the rights of individuals whose information is to be transferred to the United States of America, based on all the relevant circumstances (including the nature of the information, purpose of the information processing, and the security measures taken in respect of the information).

By using healthtrusteurope.com and/ or submitting an enquiry to us via e-mail, you agree to your personal information being transferred to the United States of America.

THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
Healthtrusteurope.com contains links to other sites.  If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own cookies and privacy policies and that HTE does not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies or for the content of such other sites.

Please check these privacy policies before you submit any personal information to these websites. This privacy statement applies solely to the information collected by healthtrusteurope.com and /or submitted to HTE by e-mail.

AMENDMENTS
HTE reserves the right to update this Privacy Policy from time to time and we recommend that you review it regularly.

YOUR RIGHTS
You have the right to request a copy of the personal information that HTE holds about you free of charge. We may withhold such personal information to the extent permitted by law.