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How do I withdraw consent from sharing information about me?

If you were asked to give consent for your information to be shared and you no longer wish for this to happen, you can withdraw your consent at any time.

You can also request the following:

If this is something you wish to do then please contact:

Sarah Preston
Head of Information Governance
Ipswich Hospital
Heath Road

Postbag N038

Tel: 01473 702878

What information do we collect from you?

We collect and store personal identifiable information about you in order to provide you with the necessary investigations, care and treatment that you need.

This information includes but is not restricted to:

Where do we get our information from?

The hospital first receives information about you from the professional who refers you for further investigation or treatment.

This may be

When you attend the hospital we then record information you give us directly.

How do we protect your information

All staff employed by Colchester Hospital University Foundation Trust are required to undertake mandatory annual training about their role and responsibilities when collecting and handling personal data.

We keep your information safe and secure and comply with industry standards such as Cyber Security Essentials and IG Toolkit. We only share your data in a way that identifies you when absolutely necessary and never sell it onto third parties.