The Perley Rideau is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that
gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Perley Rideau Veteran's Health Centre's QHRnet Web site (called "the Perley Rideau web site")
and governs data collection and usage. By using the Perley Rideau website, you consent to the data
practices described in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
The Perley Rideau collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address,
name, home or work address or telephone number. The Perley Rideau also collects anonymous
demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your postal code, age,
gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by The Perley Rideau . This information can include: your IP address, browser
type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information
is used by the Perley Rideau for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the
service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Perley Rideau Web site.
The Perley Rideau encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose
to link to from The Perley Rideau so that you can understand how those Web sites collect,
use and share your information. The Perley Rideau is not responsible for the privacy statements
or other content on Web sites outside of the Perley Rideau and The Perley Rideau family of Web
Use of your Personal Information
The Perley Rideau collects and uses your personal information to operate the Perley Rideau Web
site and deliver the services you have requested. The Perley Rideau does not sell, rent or
lease this information to third parties.
The Perley Rideau keeps track of the Web sites and pages our users visit within the Perley Rideau
, in order to determine what services are the most popular. This data
is used to deliver customized content within the Perley Rideau.
The Perley Rideau will disclose your personal information, without notice, only
if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary
to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on
the Perley Rideau or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of the Perley Rideau
; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users
of the Perley Rideau web site, or the public.
The Perley Rideau Web site uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience.
A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page 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 in the domain 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 register with the Perley Rideau site or services,
a cookie helps the Perley Rideau to recall your specific
information on subsequent visits.
When you return to the Perley Rideau Web site, the information you previously provided
can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Perley Rideau features.
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 Perley Rideau services or other web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
The Perley Rideau secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.
The Perley Rideau secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer
servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Your data is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure
Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
The Perley Rideau will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company
feedback. The Perley Rideau encourages you to periodically review this Statement
to be informed of how the Perley Rideau is protecting your information.
The Perley Rideau welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe
that the Perley Rideau has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us. We will use
commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.