Online Privacy Practices
NHS Borders is fully registered under the Data Protection Act 1998 (‘the Act’) and ensures that it complies with all protection that the Act affords to you. Further information about the Act is available on the Internet at www.dataprotection.gov.uk.
NHS Borders and Borders Sexual Health recognises that we must protect your personal privacy while allowing you to enjoy the services that are available for you to access on this website. This policy lets you know the uses which are made of the different types of information which you give to us when you access our website.
Information you provide
In an area of our website, we will ask you to provide us with information. When questing a chlamydia Postal Testing Kit (PTK), we ask you to provide your name and a postal address so that we can supply you with a PTK.
Any information of a personal nature that you provide to us will be kept confidential by us and will only be used for the purposes that have been specified above. In particular, we will not disclose or give your information to outside third parties (apart from organisations processing the information on our behalf) unless you have given us your explicit consent. Whenever we intend to give your personal details to such third parties we will ask you to consent first before the information is disclosed.