FINNISH MUTUAL PATIENT INSURANCE COMPANY
1. WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit a website. When we refer to cookies in this privacy statement, this also includes other similar technologies and tools that collect and store information in your browser and, in some cases, transmit such information to third parties in the manner of cookies. These are for example pixels, local storage, session storage, and browser fingerprint recognition.
We use different types of cookies in our services:
- Session-specific cookies are stored on your device during a browser session. These session cookies expire at the end of the browser session (normally when the user leaves the browser).
- Persistent cookies are stored on your device between browser sessions, allowing your preferences or actions on the website (or in some cases on different websites) to be remembered and preserved until you delete it yourself. This applies to local storage.
- Periodic cookies have a predetermined lifespan. The lifespan may vary depending on the cookie.
Cookies collect information about your use of the website and store the information on your device, for example to help you log in to the website, track and analyse your visits to our website and your browsing behaviour in order for our website to work, or to operate more efficiently.
- The smooth technical functionality of our services and the basic functionalities involved (such as login).
- It is easier for you to use our services.
- Time of visit;
- Pages used and time spent on them;
- Browser type and operating system;
- From which web address and from which server have our services been visited, and to which web address has it been switched since.
Cookies may be set by our services, such as our website (“first-party cookies”) or by our partners, such as analytics services (“third-party cookies”). To clarify this, Third Party Cookies are cookies set by someone other than the person responsible for the website, in this case someone other than SKPVY, i.e. our partner or another website. These third-party cookies may be set through elements of other websites on our website, such as images, social media extensions or advertising.
Please note that the services of our partners and other third parties are subject to their own privacy and cookies policies, and that SKPVY is not responsible for the collection or processing of information by these operators, including cookies and other tracking technologies and links. We encourage you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of those third-party services.
2. THIRD-PARTY COOKIES
We use third-party cookies on our website. SKPVY uses external platforms for digital communication, including Google Analytics service. These platforms use both first-party and third-party cookies and similar technologies to advertise and track advertising results.
Several websites may use third-party cookies to understand and track how you browse different websites. SKPVY receives information about these cookies, but the information may also be used for other purposes specified by third parties. Third-party cookies found on our website are subject to the privacy policies of that third party. For more information about their privacy practices, see what other purposes third parties may use the information for.
More information about the third-party cookies used on our website is available in the cookie chart. For more information on how we process personal information in connection with a transfer to a third party, please see our Privacy Statement.
3. WHAT ARE THE PURPOSES OF USING COOKIES AND THE INFORMATION COLLECTED FROM THEM?
These cookies are needed for our websites to operate safely and properly. Necessary cookies allow you to browse our website and allow us to provide the service you want. Necessary cookies enable the basic functions of the website, such as navigation on the page and the use of protected areas of the pages. We do not need your consent to set these cookies, but you can still disable them by changing your browser settings. However, this affects the operation of the website, in which case some essential functions may not work. Your device can be identified and distinguished from other devices by information that it sends automatically, such as its IP address or browser type.
Using these cookies, the website stores information that changes the website’s behaviour and appearance, such as your choice of language or location, to improve your user experience.
These cookies help us understand how you interact with the websites by collecting and reporting your information anonymously.
Marketing cookies are used to create customised and relevant advertisements for customers and website visitors based on their browsing behaviour. These cookies are used to evaluate the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns, as well as for targeted marketing and profiling, regardless of the device(s) used. The information collected for this purpose may also be combined with other customer and brokerage information, provided that the customer or website visitor consents thereto, and that person has not objected to the use of the customer information for marketing purposes..
We do not currently use marketing cookies.
4. HOW CAN YOU MANAGE AND DELETE COOKIES?
We will save your cookie selection for 12 months unless you cancel your consent. We will then ask for your consent again. If you make changes to the settings, the information about the changes will be saved for 14 days.
Alternatively, most web browsers allow you to manage most cookies using your browser settings. You can find more information about how you can manage cookies in your browser on the browsers’ own websites. Below are instructions for managing cookie settings for the most popular browsers:
When you enable the “do not follow” feature or if you block cookies
If you have enabled the “do not follow” feature in your browser settings, we will not automatically set marketing cookies on your device. You can make another selection in Cookie Settings by clicking on the “Cookies” icon.
If you block all cookies in your browser settings, the functionality and performance of our website may be impaired by certain features that depend on cookies. Thus, blocking cookies may cause the website services to not work properly and some of the necessary functionalities may not work at all.
5. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND CONTACTS
Contact information: Finnish Mutual Patient Insurance Company (business ID: 3146137-9)
Annankatu 12 A 20, 00120 Helsinki
Further information on the processing of personal data is available in our privacy statement, which you can read here.