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Use of personal data in our corporate email communications: GDPR information
Why and how we process your data and how our communications team uses personal data in bulk email communications with the NHS and care system and your rights.
|How we use the information (processing activities)||
|Does this contain sensitive (special category) data such as health information?||No|
|Is data transferred outside the UK?||We use the Granicus govDelivery platform to hold mailing list data and send regular email bulletins to our stakeholders. Granicus are our data processor and their data centres are based in the United States (US). Granicus also use sub-processors based in the US and India. We have an International Data Transfer Agreement (ITDA) in place with Granicus.|
|How long the data is kept||We will hold your information for as long as you are using our bulletins.|
|How can you withdraw your consent?||
Bulletins issued include a link to enable subscribers to unsubscribe or manage their preferences.
Alternatively, subscribers may email [email protected] with their full name and email address and we will respond within 48 hours.
|Is the data subject to decisions made solely by computers? (automated decision making)||No|
|Where does this data come from?||(1) From individuals who have signed up to receive the bulletins of their choice via a sign-up page hosted on our website. (2) From research done by NHS Digital (now merged with NHS England) which indicates you are in one of the key audience groups with whom we need to share information and, if you were not to receive this information, may harm your ability to work effectively with us and use our products and services. Personal data collected includes the subscriber's name, email address, job role, organisation name and the use of our emails (for example, whether recipients have opened a bulletin and what links they clicked on).|
|The legal basis for collecting this data||
UK GDPR Article 6(1)(e) – public task