Privacy Statement

Personal and Health Information Collection Statement

Prahran Foot Clinic is an independent practice under the ownership of Pronation Medical Pty Ltd.

You may contact Prahran Foot Clinic by writing to Prahran Foot Clinic, 5 Izett St, Prahran VIC 3181, by emailing info@prahranfootclinic.com.au or by calling (03) 9529 6608. You have the right to gain access to the information held by Prahran Foot Clinic about you.

Our Privacy Policy (available upon request) contains information on how you may request access to, and correction of, your personal information and how you may complain about a breach of your privacy and how we will deal with such a complaint.

Prahran Foot Clinic needs to collect information about you for the primary purpose of providing quality treatment. In order to fully assess, diagnose and treat you, we need to collect some personal information from you. This information will also be used for the administrative purposes of running the practice such as billing you or through an insurer or compensation agency. Information will be used within the practice for handover if another practitioner provides you with assistance.

Prahran Foot Clinic may disclose information regarding diagnosis or treatment to your Doctor or other treatment providers only with your consent. In the case of insurance or compensation claims, it may be necessary to disclose information and/or collect information that affects your treatment and return to work.  Prahran Foot Clinic will not disclose your information to commercial companies, however specific service or product information as deemed suitable for your management, may be forwarded to you by us, unless you instruct Prahran Foot Clinic not to forward this type of information.  Your written consent will be obtained at the start of your treatment in order to carry out the above activities.  We do not disclose your personal information to overseas recipients.

Information at Prahran Foot Clinic is stored securely and only practice staff have access to it. Prahran Foot Clinic takes all reasonable steps to ensure that information collected about you is accurate, complete and up-to-date. You may have access to your information on request and if you believe that any of the information is inaccurate we may be able to amend it accordingly. If you do not provide relevant personal or health information, in part or in full, to Prahran Foot Clinic it may result in incomplete assessment. This may impact on the diagnosis and the following treatment that is provided. Any concerns that you may have about this statement or about your management can be directed to The Privacy Officer, Prahran Foot Clinic, 5 Izett St, Prahran VIC 3181 or by telephoning (03) 9529 6608.