Privacy is a fundamental human right, that is why we at Makati Life Medical Center are committed to making sure that this right is not taken away from you. Hence, this section is in place pursuant to Republic Act 10173 also known as the Data Privacy Act of 2012.
This section also aims to inform you about your rights as a client and patient and our privacy policies on how we will respect matters that you consider private and how we will take utmost care of your personal information, including how they are collected, used, disclosed, stored and disposed.
Makati Life Medical Center operates the https://makatilife.com website.
This page is used to inform website visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service.
Information Collection, Use, Disclosure, Storage and Disposal
For a better experience while using our website, we may require you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name, phone number, and postal address. The information that we collect will be used to contact or identify you.
To avail of the services that the facility offers, you are aware that personal information will be collected from you. It will be collected as soon as reasonably practicable. By voluntarily providing them, you expressly consent to the use and processing of your data.
Information needed may include, but it is not limited to:
Data Use and Storage
Data that will be collected will be used to perform our obligations, exercise our rights and conduct our function as a medical, research and training institution. More importantly, your data will be used to provide you with the necessary services of this medical facility.
Additionally, we will also use it to create and store your patient record with us following the guidelines set forth by the Department of Health on how long these records should be kept. We will retain it for as long as necessary for the fulfillment of the purposes for which they were collected. In the absence of an applicable rule of retention, we will keep your data in accordance with locally and internationally accepted standards and practices.
Rest assured that your personal information that we store will only be handled by those who are authorized to do so. Physical copies are stored in drawers in a secure room while electronic copies will be stored in data servers in the facility.
Data Disclosure & Disposal
In accordance with Chapter III of the Data Privacy Act of 2012, information collected may be shared with third-party service providers, partners, affiliates, and related entities that aid us with other health-care related services. We may also disclose personal information to law enforcement, when we are required to, or we believe it is appropriate to comply with the law subject to a lawful subpoena.
By providing your personal information, you are expressly consenting to said information being shared. When the time comes that your personal information needs to disposed, we will make sure to use all available means to make it unreadable or irretrievable.
We may utilize third party-providers in the process of data storage and disposal but we will make sure that these providers are compliant with our privacy policies
We want to inform you that whenever you visit our website, we collect information that your browser sends to us that is called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.
Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive. Our website uses these “cookies” to collect information and to improve our Service. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.
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NEWSLETTER SUBSCRIPTION/VIBER COMMUNITY
Makati Life Medical Center provides newsletters, e-newsletters that you can subscribe to by simply providing your email address. Email addresses are kept in our private distribution list. Email messages from us will only be sent if you have opted to subscribe.
If you feel that personal information we hold about you is inaccurate, unlawfully obtained, used for unauthorized purposes or are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected, or if you simply want to provide us your thoughts, you may reach out to us via our hotline 8888-2020, via SMS or Viber at 0917-858-5433 & 0947-990-7362. You can also send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
We may, from time to time, update these policies in accordance with relevant regulatory guidelines and issuances. These changes will take effect immediately once they are posted on this page.