Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Why A Privacy Policy?

David Rose Acupuncture respects your individual privacy. This Privacy Policy (‘Policy’) embodies our commitment to its protection through adherence to fair electronic information practices. This Policy puts you, the individual, in control of how your personal information is processed. You have our promise that we will not electronically process your personal information in any way that is incompatible with this Policy.

This Privacy Policy protects your privacy by informing you about:

The types of personal information David Rose Acupuncture collects about you through its Web sites; How it collects that information; The general purposes for which it collects such information; The types of organizations to which it discloses the information; The choices and means by which individuals may limit its use and disclosure. Empowering you to choose: Whether and how certain personal information you provide is used (where such use is unrelated to the uses for which you originally disclosed it); and Whether and the manner in which a third party uses certain personal information you provide (where such use is unrelated to the uses for which you originally disclosed it). Assuring you that David Rose Acupuncture : Takes reasonable precautions to protect personal information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction; Implements reasonable policies and procedures to ensure that personal information is kept only for the purposes for which it has been gathered; Uses reasonable measures to ensure that we have accurately and completely recorded the personal information you have provided; and Provides you reasonable access to your personal information as well as procedures for correcting or modifying that information where appropriate. Ensuring accountability to individuals who believe that David Rose Acupuncture has not complied with these privacy principles.

Getting to Know Our Customers

David Rose Acupuncture is in the business of putting people in touch with other people. That requires more than simply offering innovative technical services. It also requires that we understand you, our customer, and your needs. We get to know you primarily through the information you provide to us when signing up for, or using, one or more of our services. The information you provide ranges from basic contact information, to payment information, to the technical coordinates of your host servers. All of the information we request from you when purchasing our services is obligatory unless otherwise noted on the relevant form. When you purchase our services, you agree to provide and maintain accurate, complete and updated information. After you have signed up for our services, we may be in communication with you about your account, technical questions you may have about services provided by us, or any other matter relating to those services. Those communications are essential to our relationship with you and to our ability to provide you with quality services that are responsive to your needs. At the same time, those communications give us helpful insights about you, your preferences and the ways in which we might improve our services. We therefore may maintain this information for future use. For operational and quality assurance purposes, we take note of whether and how you use the information and services that we provide, such as by recording site traffic patterns and by maintaining log files of users’ access to site files. The information we receive from or about you is stored on systems designed to prevent the loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration or destruction of that information. We also encrypt your transmission of sensitive information to us (e.g., credit card numbers, account passwords) in the interest of heightened privacy protection and information integrity. Transactions within our account manager and purchase flows use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption when transmitting data from your connection to our systems. You may click the lock icon within your web browser to verify the authenticity of any or our SSL certificates.

Our Accountability to You

By purchasing our services, you obtain the protections of, and consent to the data processing practices described in, this Privacy Policy. When you purchase our services, you also represent to us that you have provided notice to, and obtained consent from, any third party individuals whose personal data you supply to us with regard to: (i) the purposes for which such third party’s personal data have been collected, (ii) the intended recipients or categories of recipients of the third party’s personal data, (iii) which of the third party’s data are obligatory and which data, if any, are voluntary, and (iv) how the third party can access and, if necessary, rectify the data held about them. In addition to the privacy protections that we provide, our employees, agents and business partners are independently responsible for ensuring compliance with this Privacy Policy, as described below.

Employee Accountability

Only those David Rose Acupuncture employees that have a legitimate business purpose for accessing and handling personal information obtained by us are given authorization to do so. The unauthorized access or use of such information by a David Rose Acupuncture employee is prohibited and constitutes grounds for disciplinary action. Additionally, our information management systems are configured in such a way as to block or inhibit employees from accessing information that they have no authority to access.

The Accountability of David Rose Acupuncture

Agents and Business Partners Our trusted vendors and business partners are responsible for processing or handling some of the information that we receive. These vendors and business partners are not authorized to use such information for purposes beyond those specified by us and are required to preserve the confidentiality with which we treat such information. If you feel that David Rose Acupuncture , or any of our agents, representatives or employees, is violating this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

Notification of Changes

We will post any changes to this Privacy Policy 30 days before their effective date so you will always know what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. You are responsible for periodically checking our web site for changes to this Privacy Policy. You may opt-out of any posted change to our collection, use or disclosure of your personal information by sending an e-mail to davidrosetcm@yahoo.ca If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact davidrosetcm@yahoo.ca.


TERMS OF USE

By accessing this website and continuing with your use of it, you agree to the terms of use and disclaimer set out below. David Rose Acupuncture has developed this Web site for general informational purposes only, and not as a source of medical advice. The material provided is general in nature and is in summary form. All information contained at this Web site is subject to change. The information provided here should not be used to diagnose or treat any health problem or disease. The content of this Web site is not intended in any way to be a substitute for professional medical advice. One should always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider for information about or the diagnosis or treatment of any health problem or disease. Never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of information found through this or any other Internet Web site. David Rose Acupuncture makes no warranty or guaranty, either express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, timeliness, completeness, suitability, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose of any information at this Web site or regarding the use or the results of use of the information provided here. David Rose Acupuncture shall not be responsible for any errors or omissions in the information provided at this web site. Mention of a specific product, company, organization, Web site URL address, treatment, therapy, or any other topic is not intended as and does not imply a recommendation or endorsement by David Rose Acupuncture. The News & Updates page is a public forum, not a conversation between you and your physician or healthcare practitioner. We ask that you protect your private health information and that of your family by not posting personal information. The Forms & Handouts page provides information for patients of David Rose Acupuncture. If you are not a patient of ours, we ask that you refrain from the use of patient handouts as these are used to supplement the advice and information only given to active patients of David Rose Acupuncture .

Non-liability

In no event shall David Rose Acupuncture be liable for any claims, losses, or damages for injury to
persons or property, including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, arising from or related to the creation or use of this Web site or the information contained on it, or the use of those products, services, information, ideas, or instructions contained in the material provided at the third-party Internet Web sites, companies, and organizations listed at this Web site. Use of third-party Web sites is subject to the Terms and Conditions of use for such sites. The use of the David Rose Acupuncture web site is at the reader’s own risk. If you do not agree with the terms of use of this web site, then please exit this web site immediately and do not use or attempt to use the information provided here.


DISCLAIMER

Please note that there is no assurance of achieving a desired or specific result in treatment. Although everything possible is done to ensure a positive outcome, each patient responds differently to care. Any claims or testimonials on this site are not to be interpreted as the average patient experience that you should expect. Your progress in treatment is based on many factors, including your commitment to making lifestyle changes, compliance with suggestions, and adherence to the treatment plan. By commencing treatment, you agree that our company is not responsible for the success or failure of the treatment outcome.