HMC, INC. (Hereafter referred as Healthway Medical) is committed to protecting your personal health information in accordance with the Data Privacy Act of 2012. We have written this Privacy Notice to let you know what and how we collect, use, store, share and protect your Personal and Health or Medical Information. In it, we explain the types of Personal Information we collect, how we collect it, what we use it for and who we may share your Personal Information with.
The personal information we may collect from you or from your authorized representative are the following, but not limited to:
The personal information are collected by means of the following, but not limited to:
As your healthcare provider, we are permitted by Law to make certain uses and disclosures of your personal health information without your specific/written authorization. Your personal health and medical information shall be used and disclosed for the following, but not limited to;
We do not sell your personal and health or medical information to marketing companies outside of our organization.
We generally process your personal information only for those purposes that we have transmitted or communicated with you. If we use it for other (closely related) purposes, additional data protection measures will be implemented, if required by law.
We recognize and take seriously our responsibility to protect the personal data you entrust to us from loss, misuse or unauthorized access. The following is a summary of your rights regarding your personal health information:
Unless one of the conditions above applies, we will not use or disclose your personal health information without your prior written consent.
If you would like to correct, update, delete, or request access to the personal information that you have provided to us, you may contact us by: visiting the specific product or service web site; or sending a letter to the postal address below including your name, email address, account identification, and purpose of the request.
We encourage you to keep your personal settings and personal data complete and current.
We have a Records Retention Policy and abide with other laws that provide higher privacy protection such as Republic Act No. 8504 or the Philippine AIDS Prevention and Control Act.
The information we collect may be stored and processed in servers in our Head Office in Makati City, Philippines and wherever our service providers have facilities around the globe and in accordance with local laws.