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Cookies BCHC uses

Use of cookies by Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. 

When you first visit our website you will be asked to consent to non-essential cookies. When you next visit the website from the same browser, such as Google Chrome, you can scroll to the bottom of the website and change your preference to do not accept cookies.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why.

Cookie Name Purpose
 Session  ASP.NET_SessionId As visitors browse and interact with the web site, this token allows us to refer to the user session data on the server between pages.
Cookie preference


This cookie is used to remember a user’s choice about cookies on Where users have previously indicated a preference, that user’s preference will be stored in this cookie. This only means that your opt in of Google Analytics will be stored as a preference.

Universal Analytics (Google)


These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the website, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited.
Read Google's overview of privacy and safeguarding data

Vimeo Cookies


We embed videos from our official Vimeo Channel on this website.

Vimeo’s embedded video player uses first-party cookies that we consider essential to the video player experience. It does not use third-party analytics or advertising cookies.
Read more at Vimeo's Cookie page