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Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

The Palliser Primary Care Network does not provide personal information to unrelated third parties for any reason, unless legally compelled (as stated in paragraph 5 of “Primary Care Network Website Account Holders”).

Should users of this site respond directly to the Palliser Primary Care Network with any information including comments, questions, suggestions, ideas relating to the web site or the Palliser Primary Care Network products and services, then they agree that such information shall be deemed as non-confidential. The Palliser Primary Care Network shall be free to use such information under no obligation to respond and be free to reproduce, and use without limitation or liability.

The Palliser Primary Care Network is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites linked within our website. You are encouraged to read the privacy statements in those sites.

Please be aware there is some risk involved in transmitting information over the Internet regardless of our efforts.

Primary Care Network Website Account Holders

If you have a Primary Care Network website account, your account information will be used to manage website user accounts and for website communications. Primary Care Network website administrators (and the website administrators at Primary Care Initiative (PCI) and other Primary Care Networks that develop Primary Care Network template websites) will have access to the list of user accounts on this Primary Care Network website (names and e-mail addresses).

The Palliser Primary Care Network uses "cookies" (small text files) for the security functionality on this website. Your browser settings must be configured to allow cookies if you wish to access the member-only pages of the PCI website.

When you login to access Primary Care Network-protected web pages, the web server creates a new cookie in your local temporary internet files on your hard drive. This cookie contains your login information to allow access to your personal profile. It also allows you appropriate access to the Primary Care Network website and components thereof. The cookie cannot be executed as code nor deliver viruses, and are valid for a limited period of time. In other words, the cookie will expire within 30 minutes if you do not access any additional web pages or if you use the logout feature.

The PCI collects information and tracks PCN website use. Google Analytics is used to help analyze how users use the site. Google Analytics also uses cookies to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors' use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity for Palliser PCN, which gives PCI and PCNs the opportunity to identify problems and improve service.

The PCI and Palliser PCN will not use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any personally identifiable information of visitors to our site. Refer to the Google Analytics privacy policy (http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacy/privacy-policy.html). Neither the PCI nor Palliser PCN will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user. Neither the PCI nor Palliser PCN will associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifiable information from any source, unless you explicitly submit that information using a form on our website.

This privacy statement applies only to the Palliser Primary Care Network website and to components of the website. The Primary Care Initiative has a confidentiality agreement with iomer internet solutions to ensure your information is protected.