Policy Regarding Patient Confidentiality at Scahl’s Dental Care
Scahls Dental Care is the proprietor of the website located at scahls.org.au, which is responsible for providing the SERVICE.
This page is meant to educate users of the scahls.org.au website about our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information in the event that they choose to make use of our Service, which is the scahls.org.au website.
The Acquiring and Utilization of Information
We may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information in order to provide you with a better experience while you are using our Service. This information may include, but is not limited to, your name, phone number, and postal address. We intend to use the information that we collect to either get in touch with you or identify you.
We would like to inform you that whenever you visit our Service, we collect information that is referred to as Log Data. This information is sent to us by your browser whenever you visit our Service. This Log Data may include information such as the Internet Protocol (“IP”) address of the computer you’re using, the browser version you’re using, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the amount of time spent on those pages, and other statistics.
Cookies are small text files that contain a string of data, and they are frequently used as a form of anonymous, unique identifier. These are sent to your browser by the website that you visit and are saved on the hard drive of your computer.
This information is collected through the use of “cookies” on our website, which allows us to provide a better service. You are given the choice to accept or decline these cookies, and you are made aware whenever a cookie is being delivered to your computer. If you decide to decline our cookies, there is a possibility that you will not be able to use certain features of our service.
Those Who Provide Services
The following are some of the reasons why we might contract the services of outside businesses and individuals:
- To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used;
- to facilitate our Service;
- to provide the Service on our behalf;
- to carry out services related to the Service; or
- to perform other services related to the Service.
We have a responsibility to inform users of our services that the aforementioned third parties may have access to their personally identifiable information. The reason for this is so that they can carry out the responsibilities that have been assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated to keep the information confidential and not disclose it or use it for any other purpose.
Because we value the trust you have placed in us by providing us with your Personal Information, we are working hard to protect it using means that are acceptable in commercial settings. However, keep in mind that there is no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage that is reliable and secure one hundred percent of the time, and we cannot guarantee the complete safety of this method.
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The Confidentiality of Children
Our Services are not intended for use by anyone younger than 13 years old. We do not collect any personally identifiable information from children who are younger than 13 on purpose. If we find out that a child under the age of 13 has provided us with personal information, we will delete that information as soon as possible from our servers. Please get in touch with us if you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information. This will allow us to take the appropriate steps in response to your child’s disclosure of information to us.
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