1. General information
The User is given general information below about what cookies are and what types of cookies exist.
What are cookies?
Cookies and other similar devices, such as pixels, web bugs, etc. are text or image files that are installed in the user's browser when the user accesses an online service.
Among other things, cookies are used to store and retrieve information about the user, their browser, their devices and the user’s activity on the website visited.
What types of cookies exist?
There are many types of cookies. Below, we set out some classifications for the user, without necessarily implying that this service uses all these types of cookies:
According to the entity that manages the cookies:
- Own cookies: those sent to the users’ terminal from a computer or domain managed by the owner of the website and from which the service requested by the user is provided
- Third party cookies: those that are sent to the user’s terminal from a computer or domain that is not managed by the owner of the website, but by a third party that processes the data gathered by the cookie
According to the life cycle:
- Session cookies: those that collect and store data when the user accesses a website and cease once the user leaves it
- Persistent cookies: those that have a time duration determined by the controller. The storage time can vary between a few minutes to several years. They are used to save and retrieve certain parameters every time the user visits a website
According to the purpose:
- Technical cookies: those which are essential and strictly necessary for the website to function and use the different options and services offered by the owners thereof through it. For example, those that are used for session maintenance, response time management, performance and validation of options, security features use, etc.
- Personalisation cookies: those that allow the user to specify or customise some features of a service. For example, to set the language, regional settings or browser type
- Analysis cookies: those that allow the number of unique visitors to be quantified and perform an analysis of website use to measure the interest in it and different areas of it. For example, using an analysis cookie, the geographic areas from which the highest percentages of users are connected, which product or service is most accessed, etc. would be controlled.
2. Specific information
Who is responsible for this service?
This Service is the responsibility of Blue Healthcare, S.L.U., with its head office at Avenida de Alberto Alcocer, 7, gound floor - 28036 Madrid and registered in the Mercantile Registry of Madrid, in volume 38,102, folio 90, page number M-678177, initial registration (hereinafter, Blue Healthcare).
Data Protection Office contact information firstname.lastname@example.org.
What technologies do we use?
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(*) Providers located outside the European Union or in countries with equivalent data protection legislation
The information these cookies obtain is stored on servers owned by providers located outside the European Union or in countries with legislation equivalent to European data protection.
However, these providers provide the following appropriate guarantees regarding data protection:
- Google: It is included in the “Privacy Shield” (more information at https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active) and the authorisation from the Spanish Agency for Data Protection (AEPD) to transfer personal data to the United States (TI/00153/2017).
How do I disable or delete cookies?
When accessing a website for the first time, the user will see a cookie notice with information about the way in which you can give or withhold your consent.
If you give your consent, you can disable or delete the cookies at any time by setting the browser options on your device or terminal.
There are links below for you to find information on how to disable cookies and other devices in the main browsers:
- Cookie settings for Firefox
- Cookie settings for Google Chrome
- Cookie settings for Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings for Microsoft Edge
- Cookie settings for Opera
- Cookie settings for Safari
Most cookies collect anonymous information, which means the user’s identity is not obtained, while some of the codes used single out or individualise the browser of the device you use, the regulations regarding personal data protection may apply. Therefore, we inform you that the information obtained by cookies will be processed for the purposes indicated in this Cookies Policy. Additionally, this information will also be processed by those companies that provide cookies for the purpose indicated in their respective privacy policies.
However, given that these codes do not allow the User to be identified, the rights of access, rectification, erasure, opposition, limitation and portability granted in the data protection regulations will not be applicable, unless you are able to provide additional information which link your identity to the codes identifying your cookies. You may exercise your rights by sending a letter to the address indicated or an email to [email@example.com], providing all the information needed to identify you.