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Cookie Notice of Sisk Healthcare


Last Updated: SEPTEMBER 2020



We are SISK Healthcare


Please contact us if you have any questions about this Cookie Notice




The Data Protection Officer

Vicki O’Reilly, SISK Healthcare,

Unit 3, Northern Cross Business Park

Finglas North,

Co. Dublin

D11 WY11



Our website is


This Cookie Notice explains how we use Cookies on our website

It is a declaration of the cookies that are active on our website, the purpose of the cookies and what they track. This Cookie Notice also provides you with information on how to opt out of the cookies being used.


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 website.  Cookies help us to remember things about your visit to our Website, such as your preferred language and other choices/settings and to generally make the site easier for you to use.  They may also be used to deliver advertisements that are relevant to you.



We use the following Cookies on this Website:


The “Cookie” Cookie

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.

Functional Cookie

These cookies are required in order to ensure the website functions properly. These cookies are session cookies which means they are erased when the user closes the web browser. Session cookies do not collect information from the user’s computer and they typically store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user. You cannot reject these cookies using our cookie management tool. You can control these cookies from your browser settings using the reject all cookies settings.

Web Statistics Cookie

These are cookies gather analytics on the usage of our website including distinguishing unique users, remembering the number and time of previous visits, remembering traffic source information and determining the start and end of a session.

Third Party Cookie

Third Party Cookies are cookies set by a website other than the website you are visiting – these cookies are generally set as a result of some embedded content such as a video, a social media share or a like button.


Third Party Advertising Cookie

Third Party Advertising cookies are set by external advertisers to learn about a website visitor's overall online behaviours, such as websites they frequently visit, purchases, and interests that they've shown on various websites. It allows internet advertisers to build user profiles.


You can adjust your browser settings to decline cookies or alert you when a website is attempting to place a cookie on your computer.




Further information on the cookies we use on and how to manage them is set out below. 


 Website Cookie

COOKIE:  Website Cookie


RETENTION: Session – deleted when browser is closed

HOW TO REFUSE Essential  



Performance Cookies



COOKIE:  Performance Cookie _ga

PURPOSE: Used by Google Analytics to uniquely identify the user. It is a unique identifier Google calls the ‘Client ID’. An example of what it may look like is as follows: GAI1.2.1259266100.1601369213

RETENTION: 2 years

HOW TO REFUSE: Via Cookie management implementation below footer of website. 


COOKIE:  Performance Cookie _gid

PURPOSE: This cookie is used by google to group user behaviour together for each user. In structure, the content of this ID looks very similar to the _ga cookie value.

RETENTION:_24 hours

HOW TO REFUSE: Via Cookie management implementation below footer of website. 


COOKIE:  Performance Cookie _gat

PURPOSE: This cookie is used for throttling requests to Google Analytics to increase the efficiency of network calls.

RETENTION: 1 minute

HOW TO REFUSE: Via Cookie management implementation below footer of website. 



Our website has a cookie management implementation that facilitate acceptance and rejection of cookies.  The cookie management implementation is available below the footer.


Within your browser you can choose whether you wish to accept cookies on all websites or not. Different browsers have different settings available to you. Below we have provided links to popular browsers on how to access these settings. Generally, your browser will offer the choice to accept, refuse or delete cookies at all times, or those from providers that website owners use (“Third Party Cookies”), or those from specific websites:




Our Website may contain links to and from third party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy settings, and these are not endorsed by us.  We do not accept any responsibility or liability for these third-party websites. Please undertake the appropriate due diligence before submitting any information to these websites.




We will post any changes to our Cookie Notice on the Website and when doing so will change the effective date at the top of this Cookie Notice.  

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