At Hamilton Health Services, we believe in building trusting, respectful relationships with our customers. Part of establishing trust and respect is done by telling you what information we will require from you, how this information will be handled, and how this information will be kept safe. We know that keeping your personal information safe and secure is important and we take that responsibility seriously.
Collecting Personal Information
Hamilton Health Services provides you with a variety of care services, and in order to meet your needs and serve you well, Hamilton Health Services needs to know personal information about you. As an individual, you have a right to know how we collect, use and disclose personal information and to expect that, to the best of our ability, your personal information held by us remains accurate, confidential and secure. Hamilton Health Services is proud of its long-standing commitment to maintaining the confidentiality and security of personal information and has implemented practices to better protect the privacy of your personal information. Hamilton Health Services collects, uses and stores facts about you and your health. These facts are collected to help provide health care or payments for health care.At Hamilton Health Services, we operate a personal and confidential Naturopathic health business. We honour your trust in us. In order to provide you with our services, products, and promotions, the following information may be collected as needed: contact and mailing information such as name, address, telephone numbers and email addresses credit information, and personal information
Safeguarding Your Personal Information
Like you, we at Hamilton Health Services value your personal information. Part of valuing your personal information is making sure that it is protected and kept confidential. We achieve this by keeping our records secure and having up to date computer security such as passwords, encryption and firewalls;Hamilton Health Services clients can take comfort in knowing that all personal information gathered remains their personal property. If you require a copy of your files or further information, please contact Hamilton Health Services. A nominal fee may be charged based on the volume of information requested.
Keep us up to date
Hamilton Health Services will do its best to ensure that your personal information is correct and kept current. We will keep your information as long as is necessary to continue to meet your customer needs and any legal requirements we may have. However, once your personal information is no longer needed, we will safely dispose of it. If your personal information changes, please inform us of the updates and any other information you feel is necessary.
Like most standard website servers we use log files to track and monitor the user’s movement within our site. IP address are recorded, but are not linked to personally identifiable information. We use this information to measure the number of visitors to our site and its various sections and to help make our site more useful to visitors.
This website may have links to other sites. We are not responsible for the content or the privacy policies of any other website. The links are to be accessed at your own risk. We do not implicitly endorse or represent any third-party websites, their products or claims.
If you have more questions about your privacy rights in Alberta please visit the website of the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner at www.oipc.ab.ca.