APPS informs, supports, and empowers Alberta pituitary patients,
caregivers, and health-care professionals to help patients live fulfilling lives.
Last updated: June 1, 2019
The Alberta Pituitary Patient Society is committed to safeguarding the personal information entrusted to us by our members, donors, and the public. This privacy statement outlines the principles and practices we follow to manage the personal information we collect.
When we request personal information, we will identify the purposes for which it will be used at or before the time the information is collected.
We will collect only the personal information we need to provide services to our members, donors, or the public, including personal information needed to
· deliver information, programs, and services
· enrol members
· register members or the public in a program
· share information about our society or its programs and services
We will ask for consent to collect, use, or disclose personal information, except in circumstances where disclosure without consent is authorized or required by law.
We will limit collection of personal information only to what is necessary to meet the identified purposes in order to provide information, services, and programs to our members, donors, and the public.
We will use or disclose personal information only for the purposes for which the information was collected, except as authorized by law. We will retain personal information only for as long as is necessary to fulfil the identified purposes for which the information was collected or for legal or business purposes.
We will make every reasonable effort to ensure personal information is accurate and complete. Members have access to their personal information on our site. We rely on members to update their personal information if it has changed.
We will protect personal information in a manner appropriate for the sensitivity of the information, as well as limit access to that personal information.
When requested, we will provide information about the policies and practices we apply to manage personal information.
When an individual asks us about our use of their personal information, we will provide information about its collection, use, and disclosure.
If you have questions or concerns about our collection, use, or disclosure of personal information, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org