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Privacy Statement

This statement of privacy applies to the Calgary Foothills PCN www.cfpcn.ca website and governs data collection, usage and disclosure. By using www.cfpcn.ca, you agree to the data practices described in this statement as well as the www.cfpcn.ca Terms of Use.

Calgary Foothills PCN maintains the confidentiality and privacy of individual’s personal and health information while collecting, using and disclosing information in compliance with the Health Information Act (HIA) and applicable privacy legislation.

Calgary Foothills PCN will not collect, use or disclose personal or health information in any manner that is not in accordance with the Health Information Act or their established policies.

Calgary Foothills PCN may collect personal or health information when you voluntarily complete any online application, request form, survey or register for a workshop. Personal or health information collected will only be used for the stated purposes and pursuant to sections 18-24 of the Health Information Act.

Calgary Foothills PCN may disclose personal or health information for purposes authorized by the Health Information Act.

Any personal or health information we received from you through this site will be handled and stored in a secure manner to protect it from unauthorized access or disclosure. Please be aware there is some risk involved in transmitting information over the Internet regardless of our efforts.

Any information collected by Calgary Foothills PCN, such as your Internet Protocol address, web browser, access times, referring web addresses and pages accessed will be used in an aggregate form, to help manage and improve the content. It will also be used to provide general statistics regarding website use and to diagnose technical problems so we can serve you better. Collection of this data does not result in you being identified as an individual.

Use of Cookies

The www.cfpcn.ca website uses “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a webpage server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server for the site that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize www.cfpcn.ca pages or register with the www.cfpcn.ca site or services, a cookie helps www.cfpcn.ca to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same www.cfpcn.ca website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the www.cfpcn.ca features you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the www.cfpcn.ca services or websites you visit.

Email

Calgary Foothills PCN email servers are hosted outside of Canada using cloud technology. We require our cloud service provider to protect the information in a manner that is consistent with Calgary Foothills PCN privacy policies and procedures.

Changes to this Statement

Calgary Foothills PCN will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Calgary Foothills PCN encourages you to periodically review this Statement to stay informed about how the PCN is protecting your information.

Contact Information

If you have questions about our privacy policies and practices, please contact the Calgary Foothills PCN Privacy Officer, #500, 1716-16 Ave NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2M 0L5 or phone 403-284-3711 or email privacy.officer@cfpcn.ca.