Privacy statement from Nemo Healthcare

Last updated on 25 May 2018

Nemo Healthcare BV, De Run 4630, 5504 DB Veldhoven, The Netherlands, ('Nemo', 'us', 'we', 'we' or 'our') wants you to be familiar with the way we collect, use and reveal personal data. This Privacy Statement helps you to understand our privacy policy, including what personal information we collect, why we collect it, what we do with it, how we protect it and what your personal rights are.


Nemo appreciates the interest you have shown in our company and our products and services through your visit to our websites ( or related communication channels, including but not limited to our social media and/or channels and blogs (together 'Nemo pages').

This Privacy Statement covers the personal information we collect or process during your interactions with Nemo pages. Your interaction with Nemo can take place via the Nemo pages, through the purchase and use of our products/services, through marketing communication and through our customer support. This may involve interactions between visitors, customers, business customers, suppliers and/or business partners.

Your privacy is very important to us. You have shown your confidence in us through your interactions with our Nemo pages and we value that trust. This means that we will try to protect your privacy at all times.

What personal information do we collect and for what purpose?

When we use the term "personal information" in our Privacy Statement, we mean information that relates to you and that allows us to identify you directly or in combination with other data that we have.

Data for promotional communication

You can register for receiving updates about us and our products, as well as for marketing and promotional communication. When you sign up for updates, marketing and promotional communications, we use the following personal information:

  • Email address;
  • Your interactions with Nemo pages, the emails you have opened and the events you have attended.

We use this personal information to send you promotional messages about our products, services, events and offers from Nemo. Nemo can approach you for promotional purposes via e-mail and other digital channels, such as mobile apps and social media.

Nemo offers you the possibility to withdraw your permission for the receipt of promotional messages at any time via a link at the bottom of each promotional message that you receive from us by email.

The processing of personal data for promotional messages is based on your consent and is done on a voluntary basis; this is legally permitted under Article 6 (a) of Regulation (EC) 5419/16.

Online contact information

You can choose to contact us via the contact form on the website. When you use this option, we process the following personal information:

  • Your cookie ID;
  • Your feedback/comments/questions/assessment;
  • Your contact details if you give them to us (name, email, telephone number).

We use this personal information to obtain valuable insights to improve our Nemo pages or our range of products and services.

We believe that the processing of your online feedback data is based on the legitimate interest of Nemo to improve our Nemo pages and our products and services and that this is legally permitted under Article 6 (f) Regulation (EC) 5419/16 .

Event data

Nemo can collect data for events, webinars, workshops or conferences ('Events') that you want to attend and for which you can register via the Nemo pages. You can register for the event via the Nemo pages or via the organizing company.

When you register for an event, we process the following data:

  • Salutation;
  • Name;
  • Email address;
  • Telephone number;
  • Address;
  • Interest in product/service.

Furthermore, we need the following information when you have contact with Nemo as a professional:

  • Specialty;
  • Facility;
  • Modality;
  • Interest in products;
  • Business phone number;
  • Relevant dietary data.

By registering for an event, you agree to receive messages from Nemo that are directly related to the event, such as the location and time of the event.

We believe that the processing of event data is necessary for the performance of the contract in which you are a legal party in accordance with Article 6 (b) of Regulation (EC) 5419/16.

Consumer or customer service data

When you contact customer support or communicate with our service department, we may use and store the following personal information:

  • Name;
  • Email address;
  • Telephone number;
  • Location;
  • Information about the product you are contacting (serial number, type, batch code, expiry date);
  • Your question or request;
  • Your contact history.

We use this personal information to respond to your requests and provide you with the right customer service, such as repairing or paying back products. We also use this personal information to improve our products and services and to train the customer service representatives.

If we provide this service on the basis of an agreement with you, we believe that the processing of your personal data is necessary for the performance of the contract in which you are a legal party in accordance with Article 6 (b) of Regulation (EC) 5419/16.

In other cases, we believe that processing of your personal data in the previous context is based on a legitimate interest of Nemo and that this is legal under Article 6 (f) of Regulation (EC) 5419/16.

Improve our products and services

When we use the personal information that we have collected about you for analysis purposes, we do so to improve our products / services and your user experience.

We believe that processing your personal data in the previous context is based on the legitimate interest of Nemo to improve our Nemo pages and our range of products and services and that this is legally permitted under Article 6 (f) Regulation ( EC) 5419/16.

Sensitive data

We do not collect information that shows your racial or ethnic origin, physical or mental health, religious beliefs or alleged perpetration or conviction of criminal offenses. Such data is considered as 'sensitive personal data' in accordance with Article 9 of Regulation (EU) 5419/16.

Share your personal information with others

External distributors

We might provide your personal information to external distributors who supply Nemo products to you.

External service providers

We might provide your personal information to third party service providers that provide services such as website hosting, data analysis, payment / invoice processing, order execution, information technology delivery and related infrastructure, customer services, email, CRM, identity management, event management, marketing intelligence, audits, fraud detection and other services.

Other applications and disclosures

We may have to disclose your personal information in the following cases:

  1. to comply with applicable law, to cooperate with law enforcement authorities or for other legal reasons, which may involve authorities outside the country of your stay
  2. to impose our conditions; and
  3. to protect our rights, privacy, security or property.

In addition, we may use, disclose or transfer your data to an outside party in the event of reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer or other disposition of our business or part thereof, our assets or our inventories (including in connection with with bankruptcy or similar events).

Third-party services

This privacy statement does not apply to, and we are not responsible for, the privacy practices of third parties. This includes external parties that run websites or services to which the Nemo pages contain a link. The inclusion of a link on Nemo pages does not mean that the linked site or service is endorsed by us.

Furthermore, we are not responsible for the collection, use, security or disclosure of (personal) information by other organizations, such as Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft, RIM or other app developers, app providers, social media providers, media platforms, operating system suppliers, wireless service providers or device manufacturers. This includes the personal information that you disclose to other organizations through or in connection with the Nemo pages. These other organizations may have their own privacy statements, rules or policies. We strongly encourage you to read them to understand how your personal information can be processed by those other organizations.

Cookies and other tracking technologies from external parties

We may use cookies or similar technologies when you use the Nemo pages. In most cases we cannot identify you directly on the basis of the information we collect with these technologies.

The collected data are used to:

  • Check whether the digital channel works correctly;
  • Analyse the use of digital channels so that we can measure and improve the performance of our digital channels;

You can delete cookies if you wish. Although certain cookies are required for display and navigation purposes on our website, most functions are accessible without cookies.

How do we protect your personal information?

How do we secure your personal information?

We take reasonable organizational, technical and administrative measures to protect personal data within our organization. Unfortunately, no system for data transfer or storage is completely safe. If you have reasons to believe that your interaction with us is no longer safe, we request that you contact us immediately.

How long are personal data stored?

We will retain your personal information for as long as necessary or permitted in the light of the purpose or purposes for which the data was collected. Our criteria used for determining our retention periods are:

  1. the duration of the current relationship that we have with you for participation in the Nemo pages;
  2. whether we are subject to a legal obligation;
  3. whether detention is desirable in the light of our legal status (such as with regard to the applicable limitation periods, dispute procedures or inspections by regulatory bodies).

Jurisdiction and transfer across borders

Your personal data can be stored and processed in every country where we are located or where we work with service providers. When you use the Nemo pages, you agree to the possible transfer of data to countries outside your own country, where different data protection rules may apply than in your own country. In certain circumstances, courts, law enforcement agencies, regulatory authorities or security authorities in those other countries may be entitled to access your personal data.

Your rights and the choices you have

If you wish to submit a request to view, correct or delete the personal data you provide, or if you wish to receive an electronic copy of your personal data, please contact us at We will respond to your request in accordance with the applicable legislation.

Special information for parents

The Nemo pages are not aimed at children, as determined by applicable law, and therefore we do not knowingly collect personal information from children. However, it is Nemo's policy to comply with the law when the consent of the parent or guardian is required before personal data of children are collected, used or disclosed. We attach great importance to the need for privacy for children and we encourage parents and guardians to play an active role in the online activities and interests of their children.

If a parent or guardian learns that his or her child has shared personal information without permission, please contact us at If we find out that a child has shared personal information with us, we will delete his / her data from our files.

How can you contact us?

If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or about the way in which Nemo uses your personal data, please contact us at You also have the right to file a complaint with the competent supervisory authority in your country or region.