Privacy Statement

Privacy statement

Western District Health Service is committed to protecting the privacy of staff and patients. Western District Health Service is required by law to protect personal and confidential information such as information relating to health and other personal details. Western District Health Service complies with all Victorian legislation relating to confidentiality and privacy, including, where relevant, the Health Services Act 1988 (Vic), and the Health Records Act 2001 (Vic).

Copyright statement

All information and data (including graphics) contained on this site are, unless otherwise noted, copyright by Western District Health Service. The information is provided for non commercial electronic viewing by individuals or organisations only. Any Third Party information/content contained within this site is the property of its respective owners. No part may be reproduced by any process, except as permitted under the Australian Copyright Act, 1968, without express permission of the respective owners. For further details refer to http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/cth/consol_act/ca1968133/

Disclaimer

Western District Health Service has used reasonable endeavours to ensure that material contained on this web site was correct at the time the relevant page was created, modified and published.

However:

  • Western District Health Service gives no warranty and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or the completeness of the material;
  • And Western District Health Service reserves the right at any time to make changes as it deems appropriate.

Western District Health Service provides external links as a service to users of its web site. In providing an external link Western District Health Service does not accept responsibility for or endorse the content or condition of any linked site

Personal Information

We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection And Use

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you if you have elected to be contacted. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name ("Personal Information").

Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site ("Log Data").

This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase our Service’s functionality. These third party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.

Communications

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information if you have elected to be added to our contact list via our Contact us page.

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.

Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please Contact us.