Health Wise Chiropractic in Sunbury and Bundoora is committed to adhering to the Privacy Act 1988 and the Australian Privacy Principles 2014.
When we collect personal information from an individual, we will ensure that we do so in a fair manner and that we let the individual know where and how to contact our business. We only collect necessary information that is for our treatment and activities.
We will advise individuals or the purpose for which their personal inflation is collected.
If we collect sensitive information (as defined under the act), we will treat it with a high level of security and confidentiality. WE will ensure that it is not collected for any purposes, other than those for which we have obtained written consent, unless the law requires otherwise, or other exceptional circumstances prevail as described under the act.
Where an individual chooses not to provide requested information, we will advise that individual of what consequences this non disclosure may have. An example is a cessation of care.
Disclosing Information : We will only disclose in accordance with the privacy act which may include
- For the purpose for which we have advised that we are collecting it, and for related purposes that the individual would reasonably expect,
- Where we have the consent of the individual to do so, or the individual has given consent at a third party like a lawyer,
- As required by law, or
- Under other circumstances where permitted under the act.
Health Wise Chiropractic will always provide will provide individuals with a nil cost way of contacting us to request an opt out opportunity in regards to receiving any product offers
Health Wise Chiropractic will monitor and implement appropriate technical advances or management process to safeguard personal information. All personal information are password protected on a secure cloud based database.
Review of Policy
This policy will be reviews from time to time and any amendments will be incorporated in the the updated policy.