Privacy and cookies policy

This privacy policy explains how GP Healthcare Alliance use personal information which we collect via this site.

1. What kind of information do we collect?

If you request our email newsletter, we may ask for personal information such as your name and email address. If you are completing the online submission form we will also ask you for your phone number. We may record your activity when visiting our site (see ‘Cookies’, below).

2. What do we do with information we collect?

We will use your personal information to:

  • provide you with email newsletters
  • prevent and detect fraud and abuse of our site and protect other users

Please make sure that any personal details which you give us are accurate and up to date, and let us know about any changes. Please get consent first before giving us information about anyone else.

3. How to unsubscribe

If you don’t want to receive any more communications from us, please click the unsubscribe link on any email from us.

4. Who else has access to your information?

We may share your information with our members and The Essex Local Medical Committees.

5. Cookies

This site contains cookies. Cookies are small text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer when you visit our site or when you log in. Cookies are useful because they allow our site to recognise your computer. You can find more information about cookies at:

The site also uses performance cookies which collect information about how you use the site, such as how you are referred to it and how long you stay on certain pages. All this information is aggregated and therefore anonymous and is only used to improve the performance of the site. Some of these performance cookies are Google Analytics web cookies. Google have produced a tool to opt out of their cookies which is available here:

If you don’t want to receive cookies, you can modify your browser settings so that it notifies you when cookies are sent to it or you can refuse cookies altogether. You can also delete cookies that have already been set, or restrict or block web browser cookies. The Help function within your browser should tell you how to do this or you can visit for more information. You may lose some features and functionality if you choose to disable cookies.

6. Security

We take steps to protect your personal information and follow procedures designed to minimise unauthorised access to or disclosure of your information. However, we can’t guarantee that we will eliminate all risk of misuse.

7. GPHA Privacy Policy

Our privacy policy can be downloaded from this link & explains how we use & collect your data & the choices you have relating to this data we’ve collected.