Welcome to the Airport Medical Center website. In this privacy statement, we explain how we collect and process personal data on our website (A.) and in the course of patient treatment in our medical practice (B.), and we explain your rights (C). Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual.
The collection and processing of your personal data is done in compliance with the applicable data protection laws and requirements. In all other respects, the medical practice disclaims any liability in connection with the use of this website.
In principle, our medical practice offers its services only in Switzerland and is directed only at persons residing in Switzerland.
Responsible for data processing is:
Airport Medical Center
P.O. Box 2128
8060 Zurich Airport
If you have any questions about our handling of personal data or other data protection concerns, you can contact us at the above address, by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 043 816 60 00.
A. Use of Website
Collection and purpose of processing
Each time the website is called up, a number of general data and information are collected. This general data and information is stored in the server's log files. The following data may be collected: (1) the browser types and versions used, (2) the operating system used by the accessing system, (3) the browser used by the accessing system, and (4) the browser used by the accessing system.
Cookies and other services
Such information about the use of this website (including your IP address) may, for example, in the case of Google Analytics, be transmitted to servers abroad and stored there. By using our website, you consent to the transfer of this data. If a recipient is located in a country without adequate legal data protection, we contractually obligate the recipient to comply with the applicable data protection, insofar as it is not already subject to a legally recognized set of rules to ensure data protection and we cannot rely on an exemption provision.
Third-Party Service Offerings
Our medical practice may use additional service offers from third-party providers to integrate their content and services, such as videos or posts, into the website. A corresponding integration always requires that these third-party providers can collect and process the IP address and other information of visitors to this website. By using our website, you agree to this.
The website of our medical practice contains certain information that enables a quick electronic contact as well as immediate communication, which also includes a general e-mail address. If you contact us via the communication options offered on our website, your contact details and content will only be used to process and respond to your inquiry.
Please note: It cannot be guaranteed that your data will be transmitted confidentially. Therefore, no confidential data (medical concerns, etc.) should be transmitted when making this contact.
B. Patient treatment
Collection and purpose of data processing
The processing (collection, storage, use and retention) of your data is based on the treatment contract and legal requirements for the fulfillment of the treatment purpose and the associated obligations. On the one hand, data is collected by the treating physician in the course of your treatment. On the other hand, we also receive data from other physicians and health care professionals with whom you have been or are currently receiving treatment, if you have given your consent for this. In your medical history, only data related to your medical treatment will be processed. The medical history includes the personal information provided on the patient form, such as personal details, contact details and insurance details, as well as, among other things, the data collected in the context of theTreatment conducted educational interview, collected health data such as medical histories, diagnoses, therapy suggestions and findings.
Duration of storage
We process and store your personal data as long as it is necessary for the fulfillment of our contractual and legal obligations or otherwise for the purposes pursued with the processing. Your medical history will be kept for 20 years after your last treatment. After that, it will be further stored with your explicit consent or securely deleted or destroyed.
Disclosure of data
We will only transfer your personal data, and in particular your medical data, to external third parties if this is permitted or required by law, or if you have consented to the transfer of the data as part of your treatment.
In individual cases, depending on your treatment and your corresponding consent, data is transferred to other authorized recipients (e.g. laboratories, other physicians).
Revocation of your consent
If you have given your express consent for data processing, you may revoke your consent, in whole or in part, at any time. The revocation or the wish to change a consent must be made in writing. As soon as we have received your written revocation and the processing cannot be based on any other legal basis than the consent, the processing will be stopped. The legality of the data processing carried out until the revocation remains unaffected by the revocation.
C. General information
Based on the Data Protection Act, you have various rights. To assert your rights, please contact the medical practice. We will be happy to provide you with further information in this regard.
Information, inspection and release
You have the right to obtain information about your personal data at any time. You can inspect your medical history or request a copy. You may be required to pay a fee to obtain a copy. You will be informed in advance of any costs, which will depend on the time and effort required to make the copy.
Right to data transfer
You have the right to have data that we process automatically or digitally handed over to you or to a third party in a common, machine-readable format. This also applies in particular to the transfer of medical data to a health care professional of your choice. If you request that the data be transferred directly to another person responsible, this will only be done insofar as it is technically feasible.
Correction of your data
If you discover or believe that your data is incorrect or incomplete, you have the option of requesting that it be corrected. If neither the correctness nor the incompleteness of your data can be established, you have the option of attaching a notice of dispute.
Status: 29. September 2023