Data protection information regarding video surveillance in accordance with article 13 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Dear Sir or Madam,

Städtisches Klinikum Görlitz gGmbH – referred to in the following as the Clinic – attaches considerable importance to compliance with the requirements of data protection laws. Kindly read the following information in order to ensure that you are fully aware of how your personal data is processed.

Contact details for the controller:

Städtisches Klinikum Görlitz gGmbH
Girbigsdorfer Straße 1 – 3, 02828 Görlitz

Contact details for the data protection officer

RPM Datenschutz UG (haftungsbeschränkt)
Struvestr. 15, 02826 Görlitz

Purposes of processing and legal basis

The purpose of the video surveillance at Städtisches Klinikum Görlitz gGmbH is the protection of domiciliary rights and the legitimate protection of the personal integrity of patients, staff and visitors. In addition, the legitimate protection of the property of the clinic as well as its staff, patients and visitors. In the scope of the video surveillance, video recordings of you are processed on the basis of Art. 6 (1) (f) GDPR (legitimate interest: protection of domiciliary rights, safety of patients, staff and visitors in remote areas that are difficult to observe), § 4 (1) No. 2 BDSG - Federal Data Protection Act - (protection of domiciliary rights) and § 33 SächsDSG - Saxon Data Protection Act.

Duration of storage

In accordance with Art. 17 (1) (a) (fulfilment of purpose) the data collected from the video surveillance is saved for a maximum of 7 working days before subsequently being irrevocably deleted, to the extent that this is not required for the investigation of criminal acts or administrative offences, for the establishment of legal claims or the safeguarding of the data subject's legitimate interests, in particular for discharging the burden of proof.

Categories of recipients

The data of the video surveillance system are processed solely within the clinic. The transfer of the data to third parties is exclusively foreseen for the police and investigatory authorities of the federal state and the state of Saxony and is undertaken solely in the scope of investigatory procedures.

Rights of the data subject

The data subject has the following rights:

  • Right of access (Art. 15)
  • Right to rectification (Art. 16)
  • Right to erasure (Art. 17)
  • Right to restriction of processing (Art. 18)
  • Right to data portability (Art. 20)
  • Right to object to processing (Art. 21)

Please use our contact details above if you wish to exercise any of these rights.

Withdrawal of consent

You may withdraw your consent at any time, effective for the future. You are not obliged to provide reasons. The withdrawal of consent shall not affect the lawfulness of processing based on consent prior to its withdrawal.

Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority

You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority if you believe that the processing of your data is unlawful under data protection rules. There are no formal requirements to lodge your complaint with the supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority in the Free State of Saxony is:

Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information in the Free State of Saxony;
Devrientstraße 5; 01067 Dresden


The Clinic

Version: February 2020