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We use cookies to optimise your browsing experience as a visitor to our website. This makes it faster and easier for you to navigate between the different parts of the website or to adapt the content of our site to your personal preferences, amongst other things.

Where can I find these cookies?

Cookies are placed in a separate folder of the browser on your computer or mobile device.

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What is a session cookie?

This cookie has the function of recognising your browser when you visit our websites.

What is a persistent cookie?

This cookie has the function of recognising your browser in the context of repeated visits to our website.

Which cookies are necessary?

You will get the impression that certain parts of our websites do not function or do not function properly if you disable the respective cookies. Maria Middelares General Hospital uses such cookies when contact forms are filled in, for example.

Types of cookies

Functional cookies

As the word itself suggests, these cookies ensure the optimal functioning of our website, so that your experience while visiting our website is as pleasant and personal as possible. Maria Middelares General Hospital uses functional cookies to remember your personal preferences and to prevent repetitive communication during subsequent visits.

Performance cookies

Maria Middelares General Hospital uses performance cookies to monitor how you use our website to adjust and improve the content and ease of use of our website. For example, the number of visitors per page or the most common language in which the website is visited are monitored.

Third-party cookies

These are cookies that are connected with advertisements published by third parties on Maria Middelares General Hospital websites. This makes it possible to adjust the advertisements and/or the content of the advertisements to your personal preferences. You will only see these cookies if you have not disabled them. When using third-party cookies, neither Maria Middelares General Hospital nor the advertisers (third parties) have access to your personal data.

What is embedded content?

Maria Middelares General Hospital can use its website to refer to other sites through a clickable link. This will take you to the website of another organisation. The referenced website may also use cookies. Maria Middelares General Hospital advises you to consult the terms and conditions of use of the organisation concerned as indicated on their own website in order to find out about their privacy and cookie policies.

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