Under the Data Protection Act 1998, the Trust has a legal duty to protect the information we collect from you. The Trust takes its duties under the Data Protection Act 1998 very seriously, and has implemented a number of processes and procedures to ensure full compliance. We use leading technologies and encryption software to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any un authorised access to it.
There is a legal duty to protect the information we collect from you. As the sponsor for the study the Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust takes its Data Protection obligations very seriously and are fully committed to protecting the security of your personal information.
In line with the Data Protection Act 2018 and new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), the Trust commits to:
- Comply with data privacy laws when using your personal information.
- Ensure that the processing of your personal information will only be carried out with your consent and /or if there is a lawful basis to do so.
- Respect your individual rights under GDPR
- Use leading technologies and encryption software to safeguard your data, and to have strict security arrangements in place to prevent any un authorised access to it.
This study is sponsored by the Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust and full details of their Privacy Notice can be viewed here
Patient Information and Healthcare Research guidance can be found on the HRA