Terms & Conditions
Use of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation site
The Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site is provided to you for your personal use subject to these Terms and Conditions. By using the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
We may update these Terms and Conditions from time to time for legal or regulatory reasons or to allow the proper operation of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site. Any changes will be notified to you via a suitable announcement on the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site. The changes will apply to the use of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site after we have given notice. If you do not wish to accept the new Terms and Conditions you should not continue to use the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site. If you continue to use the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site after the date on which the change comes into effect, your use of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site indicates your agreement to be bound by the new Terms and Conditions.
The content of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site is protected by copyright, trade marks, database right and other intellectual property rights. You may retrieve and display the content of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site on a computer screen, store such content in electronic form on disk (but not any server or other storage device connected to a network) or print one copy of such content for your own personal, non-commercial use, provided you keep intact all and any copyright and proprietary notices. You may not otherwise reproduce, modify, copy or distribute or use for commercial purposes any of the materials or content on the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site without written permission from Barchester Healthcare Foundation.
Your use of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation site
You may not use the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site for any of the following purposes:
a) disseminating any unlawful, harassing, libellous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, or otherwise objectionable material or otherwise breaching any laws;
b) transmitting material that encourages conduct that constitutes a criminal offence, results in civil liability or otherwise breaches any applicable laws, regulations or code of practice;
c) interfering with any other person's use or enjoyment of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site; or
d) making, transmitting or storing electronic copies of materials protected by copyright without the permission of the owner.
You will be responsible for our losses and costs resulting from your breach of this clause.
Availability of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation site
Although we aim to offer you the best service possible, we make no promise that the services at the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site will meet your requirements. We cannot guarantee that the service will be fault-free. If a fault occurs in the service you should report it to us and we will attempt to correct the fault as soon as we reasonably can. Your access to the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site may be occasionally restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to restore the service as soon as we reasonably can.
Limitation of liability
The Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site provides information and resources and while Barchester Healthcare Foundation tries to ensure that material included on the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site is correct, reputable and of high quality, it does not make any warranties or guarantees in relation to that content. If we are informed of any inaccuracies in the material on the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site we will attempt to correct the inaccuracies as soon as we reasonably can. If we are in breach of these Terms & Conditions, we will only be responsible for any losses that you suffer as a result to the extent that they are a foreseeable consequence to both of us at the time you use the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site. This clause shall not limit or affect our liability if something we do negligently causes death or personal injury.
Third party websites
As a convenience to users, the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site includes links to other web sites or material which are beyond its control. Barchester Healthcare Foundation is not responsible for content on any site outside the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site.
These Terms and Conditions will be subject to the laws of England and Wales. We will try to solve any disagreements quickly and efficiently. If you are not happy with the way we deal with any disagreement and you want to take court proceedings, you must do so within the United Kingdom.
We make no promise that materials on the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United Kingdom, and accessing the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site from territories where its contents are illegal or unlawful is prohibited. If you choose to access this site from locations outside the United Kingdom, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
You may not transfer any of your rights under these Terms and Conditions to any other person. We may transfer our rights under these Terms and Conditions to another business where we reasonably believe your rights will not be affected. If you breach these Terms and Conditions and Barchester Healthcare Foundation chooses to ignore this, Barchester Healthcare Foundation will still be entitled to use its rights and remedies at a later date or in any other situation where you breach the Terms and Conditions. Barchester Healthcare Foundation shall not be responsible for any breach of these Terms and Conditions caused by circumstances beyond its reasonable control. The Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site is owned and operated by Barchester Healthcare Foundation whose registered address is at 3rd Floor, The Aspect, 12 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AS. Barchester Healthcare Foundation is a registered charity, Registered Charity No.1083272.
If you have any queries please contact us.
You are welcome to access our site without disclosing your personal data. We collect personal information from visitors to this website through the use of online forms and every time you email us your details. We will only use any personal information you send us for the purposes of dealing with your applications and requests. We collect additional information automatically about your visit to our web site to improve our online service.
Who is collecting your information?
When you are on the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site and are asked for personal information, you are sharing that information with Barchester Healthcare Foundation alone unless stated otherwise.
How long does Barchester Healthcare Foundation keep your information?
We keep your information for no longer than is necessary for the purposes it was collected for, determined by operational and legal considerations.
With whom does Barchester Healthcare Foundation share your information?
Barchester Healthcare Foundation will only disclose your personal information to other companies within our group of companies, business partners, government bodies and law enforcement agencies, successors in title to our business and suppliers we engage to process data on our behalf. We collect log file information from all our visitors to the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site. Log files automatically record website usage and information such as the time, date, IP address, HTTP status and bytes sent and received. We use this information to improve our online service and to make changes to the layout of the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site and to the information on it, based on the way visitors move around it. We only use log files to record visitors' use of the site on an anonymous basis (so that individuals are not identified).
This is used to store whether you are in textOnly mode or not.
Persistent for three months.
This is used to store user preferences for viewing sites in textOnly mode e.g. font-size and colour. It’s only written on sites which use the text only option.
Persistent for one month.
This is used to store whether you have agreed to receive cookies.
Persistent for one year.
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
This cookie has two functions.
Firstly it serves as a session cookie for extranet users. Without this cookie, an extranet user will have to login to each individual page in the extranet.
it enables you to track the pages that a user visits while they navigate around your site.
Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
You can ask us whether we are keeping personal data about you by writing to The Website Administrator, Barchester Healthcare Foundation, 3rd Floor, The Aspect, 12 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AS. Once we have received your request we will respond within 40 days. There is an administrative charge of £10 for this service. We do everything we can to keep the information we have about you accurate and up to date. If however, you find errors or inaccuracies in your data, we will erase, complete or amend that information upon request.
What happens when you link to another site?
Given that the Internet is a global environment, using the Internet to collect and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. Therefore, by browsing the Barchester Healthcare Foundation Site and communicating electronically with us, you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way.