Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy


The SWISH website does not store or capture any personal information and communication you may provide.

However, the following are automatically logged by our webserver:

  1. Your IP address, date/time and each page visited
  2. Details such as the operating system, browser and browsing components
  3. The link known as referring site through which led you to our site
  4. The search terms entered on a search engine to find our site

The collection of such data may later be used for statistical analysis and to improve our site. If you do not wish for such data to be collected automatically, you should set the privacy settings of your browser accordingly or use anonymising software.

Data which may allow us to recognise you and your preferred settings may also be stored locally on your own computer and read later through the use of "cookies".

This privacy statement only covers the SWISH website at http://www.swish.nhs.uk and http://swish.nhs.uk

This statement does not cover links within this site to other websites.