This web site is maintained by Aged Care Connect Pty.
(ABN 36 102 500 907).
Aged Care Connect Pty Ltd strictly adheres to the Privacy Regulations
as defined in the Australian National Privacy Principles
The Information Privacy Act 2000 came into effect on 1 September 2002.
The Act covers all personal information except health information in the
public sector. This Act adopts ten Information Privacy Principles which
are based on the NPPs set out in the Privacy Act. Some changes were made
to these principles to adapt them to the ublic sector context.
The ealth Records Act came into effect from 1 July 2002. This Act covers
the handling of all personal information held by health service providers
in the State public sector and also applies to acts or practices in the
private sector that are not covered by the Privacy Act . This includes
any information about a person's health or disability, information about
the donation of body parts, organs or substances, and genetic information.
obtained from your use of the site. Upon visiting and using the site you
are, by implication, agreeing with the practices and guidelines described
should not use the site.
(a) Information you provide. We receive and store the information which
you enter into the site and this obviously will vary depending on the matter
with which you are interested.
(b) Secondary Information We may receive and store certain automatic information
relating to your use of the site. For example, areas of the site you have
accessed, the time, date and the pages requested by you, your browser software,
your ip address, and/or the previous web site that you may have linked to
the site from.
and your visits to our site.
(a) Information which is collected from this site is used to: operate the
site; provide product information or a service requested from the site;
enable us to gain a better understanding of user preferences and requirements,
so as to further develop and improve the site. to notify users about changes
to the site, and to inform them of our services and any special offers.
In all instances, if you do not want to receive such offers, you will be
able to "opt out" from receiving them.
Disclosure of Information
(b) It may sometimes be necessary for us to disclose information to third
parties, however, this disclosure shall only occur in the following circumstances:
Employees Contractors & Agents: At times we are required to engage or employ
other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Some
examples are; using mailing services, providing marketing assistance, providing
legal or accounting advice and/or providing information technology and related
services. The information is provided solely to these persons to perform
their specific function and no other purpose. Legal Requirements where disclosure
of information is ordered by a court or is requested in relation to third
party litigation. Consent other than as outlined above we will not knowingly
provide information to third parties without consent.
Information is stored on a computer server located in Australia. We endeavour
to keep our server free from unauthorised access and use by means of physical
security at the premises in which the server is housed, and by using protocols
and measures to prevent unauthorised remote access to the server. However
no Internet server nor any data transmitted over the Internet can be assured
of security and there is always a risk of unauthorised access to information.
Although we will take all reasonable steps to maintain security of information
provided, we cannot be held liable for events arising from unauthorised
Security of Information
Access to any information which we have collected about you from the Site
may be sought by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
. We will endeavour to provide you with details of such information as soon
as practicable and will seek to remedy any errors which you identify in
that information. We may, at our discretion, request a reasonable charge
for time spent in providing access.
Access to Information
We do not control the information collected by any sites reached through
links from this Site. If you require details of the information collection
policies of those sites, then you should contact directly the companies
controlling those sites.
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have some questions about aged care placement, please Contact
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