Privacy Policy

Privacy Notice

Last Updated April 2023


This Privacy Notice sets out the basis upon which we collect, use, store and disclose personal data collected from you and/or held about you, as well as your rights in relation to that data. Please read the following carefully to understand our practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
Peamount Healthcare (“us”, “we” or “our”) is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Privacy Notice sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us (“Data”) will be processed by us.
In this Privacy Notice, references to “you” means the person whose Data we collect, use and process.
We will use your Data only for the purposes and in the manner set forth below, which describes the steps we take to ensure the processing of your Data is in compliance with European Union Law including (EU) 2016/679 (known as the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR) and any subsequent amendments (collectively referred to as “Data Protection Legislation”).

Identity of the Data Controller

For the purposes of Data Protection Legislation, the Data Controller is Peamount Healthcare and can be contacted at You can also contact us at the following address
Address:  Peamount Road, Newcastle, County Dublin, Ireland
Phone:  01 6010300
When we refer to personal data in this policy, we mean information that can or has the potential to identify you as an individual.
We may hold and use personal data about you as a resident, patient or in any other capacity. Depending on the services you receive from us, this may include special category personal data such as information relating to your health
Personal data we collect from you may include the following:
  • Information that you give us when you enquire or become a patient of ours such as your full name, address, contact details (including email address and phone number), date of birth, gender, age
  • Health reports including any allergies or health conditions
  • Results of x-rays, scans, blood tests
  • Information you give us when you make a payment to us, such as financial or credit card information.
  • Name and contact details (including phone number) of your next of kin or relatives.
  • Notes and reports about your health and any treatment and care you have received and/or need, including information relating to clinic and hospital visits and medicines administered.
  • Information about complaints and incidents.
  • Images stored on the CCTV systems in use at our facilities for medical, safety and security purposes
We collect your Data from limited sources. The table below sets out the different purposes for the data that we collect. Please note that if you do not provide us with your contact information, we will not be able to provide you with any information you request.
PurposeExamplesLegal Basis of processingRetention
Direct Care and Administrative Purpose
  • Delivery of care for the services we offer
  1. Rehabilitation Services, this includes Services for older people and those with respiratory conditions
  2. Residential Services which include For people with a neurological disability, people with an intellectual disability and older people
  3. 3. Community Services Which include day care for older people, an education centre and the provision of a range of diagnostic tests to the community
  • Sharing between individuals involved in care
  • Waiting list management