Data Privacy Statement
The protection of personal data is an important concern for the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE). We process personal data collected during visits to our websites in compliance with the applicable data protection regulations. When using our website for information purposes only, we collect the data that your browser transmits to our server:
Date and time of the query
Time zone difference to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Content of the request (specific page or file and amount of data)
Access status/HTTP status code
Website from which the request originated
Web browser and language used
Operating system and its interface
After your visit, the IP address is stored for a short period of time to ensure IT security – in particular to protect our IT systems from misuse and to defend against attacks. All other data is deleted as soon as you have finished using our website. We reserve the right to evaluate the data in anonymized form for statistical purposes and to improve our website. This data protection declaration informs you about the type, scope and purpose of the processing of your personal data when using the web offers of FOR2799 (https://www.for2799.de including subdomains).
Data processed, purpose and duration
The Internet pages partly use so-called cookies. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after the end of your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser on your next visit. You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and only allow cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or in general and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. If cookies are deactivated, the functionality of this website may be limited.
The web offers of the FOR2799 use – like many other websites – so-called „cookies“. Cookies are small text files that are transferred from a server to your hard drive. Data is stored in these cookies on your computer (etc.).
Cookies cannot be used to start programmes or transfer viruses to a computer. The information contained in cookies can be used to facilitate your navigation and to enable the websites to be displayed correctly.
Cookie consent with WebToffee
Our website uses the cookie consent technology of WebToffee to obtain your consent to the storage of certain cookies in your browser and to document this in accordance with data protection law. The provider of this technology is WebToffee – Mozilor Limited 3 Warren Yard, Wolverton Mill, England (hereinafter WebToffee).
When you enter our website, a cookie from WebToffee is stored in your browser, in which the consents you have given or the revocation of these consents are stored. This data will not be shared with the provider of WebToffee.
Cookie consent Wordfence security plugin
Use of privacy-protecting techniques
Do Not Track
You can activate „Do Not Track“ in your internet browser to partially reduce profiling on the internet. Do Not Track (DNT) signals to a website or web application that it does not wish to create a usage profile about the user’s activities. Of course, the FOR5159 web offer is designed to recognize and observe corresponding settings.
In order to protect the security of your data during transmission between your computer and the UKE website, the UKE uses state-of-the-art encryption procedures (e.g. SSL) via HTTPS.
Integrated third-party content
The UKE is not responsible for the processing of data collected by third-party providers and makes only very sparing use of the integration of content from other providers.
Your data subject rights
You are entitled to so-called data subject rights, i.e. rights that you can exercise as a person affected in an individual case. You can assert these rights against the UKE.
You have the right to information about the personal data stored about you in accordance with Art. 15 DSGVO. If you discover that incorrect data relating to you is being processed, you may, under certain conditions, request rectification in accordance with Art. 16 DSGVO. Incomplete data must be completed taking into account the purpose of the processing. As far as the requirements of Art. 17 DSGVO are fulfilled, in particular the data is no longer required for the original purpose and the retention periods have expired, you can request that we delete the data. According to Art. 18 DSGVO, you may be able to demand that UKE restricts further processing of the data. This means that although your data will not be deleted, it will be marked to block it from further processing. Insofar as the processing of your patient data is based on a public or legitimate interest within the meaning of Art. 6(1)(e), (f) DSGVO, you may object to the processing on the grounds of your particular personal situation in accordance with Art. 21 DSGVO.
The UKE does everything in its power to process your personal data in accordance with legal requirements. Should you nevertheless be of the opinion that the processing of your personal data is not permitted under data protection law, you are welcome to contact the UKE’s data protection officer
Martinistraße 52, 20246 Hamburg
Phone: +49 (0) 40 7410–56890
In addition, you also have the option of contacting the competent supervisory authority with a complaint. The supervisory authority responsible for you depends on the federal state of your residence or the alleged data protection violation. You can find a list of supervisory authorities with addresses at: https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html.
Responsible for the UKE:
Hamburgische Beauftragte für Datenschutz und Informationsfreiheit
Ludwig-Erhard-Straße 22, 20459 Hamburg