Your Privacy: Our Policy
The provision of quality health care requires a doctor-patient relationship of trust and confidentiality. Consistent with our commitment to quality care, this practice has developed a policy to protect patient privacy in compliance with privacy legislation.
Our policy informs you:
That we need your consent to collect information about you
Why we need to collect that information
How your information will be used by us and to whom we may need to disclose it
That you may request access to the information that we hold about you
That you may discuss any concerns you have about how we handle your information
Privacy legislation came into effect in Australia on 21 December 2001 to regulate the collection, storage, use and disclosure of personal information by the private sector. The legislation also sets out the right of individuals to access and correct that information. We recognise that your privacy is very important to you. The following statement sets out how we handle your personal information and safeguard your privacy.
Our legal basis for collecting and processing your Personal Data when you visit our site or contact us about our products and services through our website opt-in / contact forms is based on consent.
Personal DATA & Information We collect
We Collect Your PD in the following ways:
We automatically receive information from your web browser or mobile device. This information includes the name of the website from which you entered our website, if any, as well as the name of the website you’ll visit when you leave our website. This information also includes the IP address of your computer/the proxy server you use to access the Internet, your Internet service provider’s name, your web browser type, the type of mobile device, your computer operating system, and data about your browsing activity when using our website. We use all this information to analyze trends among our users to help improve our website.
When Entering and Using Our Website
When you enter and use our website and agree to accept cookies, some of these cookies may contain your PD.
At Contact Form Submission
When you submit your details through our contact page we collect your name, email address, and other information listed.
Collecting and Using Information
The only personal information Vascular Associates Camperdown and Camperdown Vascular Laboratory collect about you is what you tell us about yourself when you fill in a form, send us an email or speak to a member of our staff.
You should keep us informed about all changes to your personal information. To do this, send an email to us using the contact page.
If you choose not to provide us with certain information we may not be able to provide you with the services you require, or the level of service on which we pride ourselves.
How We Use Your Personal Information
Verify your identity
Provide the services you require
Administer and manage those services, including charging, billing and collecting debts
Make improvements to our website
Resolve problems and disputes
Research and develop our services
Gain an understanding of your information and communication needs in order for us to provide you with a better service; and
Maintain and develop our business systems and infrastructure, including testing and upgrading of these systems.
Sharing Information With Affiliates and Other Third Parties
We do not sell or rent your PD to third parties for marketing purposes. However, for data aggregation purposes we may use your NPD, which might be sold to other parties at our discretion. Any such data aggregation would not contain any of your PD. We may provide your PD to third-party service providers we hire to provide services to us. These third-party service providers may include but are not limited to: payment processors, web analytics companies, advertising networks, call centers, data management services, help desk providers, accountants, law firms, auditors, shopping cart and email service providers, and shipping companies.
Access and Correction
If Vascular Associates Camperdown and Camperdown Vascular Laboratory hold personal information about an individual, we will provide that individual with access to the information on request by the individual.
Links to Other Websites
Our website may contain links to other websites. These websites are not under our control and are not subject to our privacy notice. These websites will likely have their own privacy notices. We have no responsibility for these websites and we provide links to these websites solely for your convenience. You acknowledge that your use of and access to these websites are solely at your risk. It is your responsibility to check the privacy notices of these websites to see how they treat your PD.
How We Protect Your Privacy
We use security measures to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of data used by our system.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies collect information about the use of the website, such as pages visited, traffic sources, users’ interests, content management, and other website measurements.
These cookies enable the website to remember a user’s choices – such as their language, user name, and other personal choices – while using the website. They can also be used to deliver services, such as letting a user make a blog post, listen to audio, or watch videos on the website.
These cookies can be used to improve a website’s performance and provide special features and content. They can be placed by third parties who provide services to us or by our company.
Identifying the areas of our website that you have visited
Our website analytics
Squarespace Analytics Tools
Google Ad and Content Network Privacy Notice
Google Analytics Privacy Notice
Our website uses Google Analytics to collect information about the use of our website. Google Analytics collects information from users such as age, gender, interests, demographics, how often they visit our website, what pages they visit, and what other websites they have used before coming to our website. We use the information we get from Google Analytics to analyze traffic, remarket our products and services to users, improve our marketing, advertising, and to improve our website. We have enabled Google Analytics advertising features such as remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit our website, not your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected using Google Analytics with PD. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit our website, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google also uses specific identifiers to help collect information about the use of our website. For more information on how Google collects and processes your data, visit https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/
You can prevent Google Analytics from using your information by opting out at this link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
If you require any further information or confirmation about this Privacy Statement or if you are concerned that Vascular Associates Camperdown and Camperdown Vascular Laboratory is not complying with its privacy obligations in respect of your personal information, please contact:
Vascular Associates Camperdown
Suite 9, Level 2, 54-60 Briggs St
Camperdown NSW 2050
Ph: (02) 9550 4733