The Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service® is committed to safeguarding the privacy of participant information, and has implemented measures to comply with its obligations under the South Australian Health Care Act 2008, the South Australian Mental Health Care Act 2009 and in compliance with the South Australian Government’s Information Privacy Principles (IPPs).
Your email address and other information
When you visit this website, the Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service® will record your email address if you send the Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service® a message by email, or if you register a request for information and follow up. Registration for notifications may be made initially by email, post or facsimile. Your email address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it, and will not be added to any mailing lists without your prior consent by way of a specific request in writing. SA Health will not use or disclose your email address for any other purpose without your prior written consent unless otherwise required by law.
Your record of visitation to the website
When you visit this site, the Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service® makes a record of your visit and logs the following information for statistical or system administration purposes:
- The user's server address.
- the user's top level domain name.
- the date and time of access to the site.
- pages accessed and documents downloaded.
- the previous site visited.
- type of browser used.
This information is analysed to show broken links in our website, bottlenecks, and other site problems. We use this information to maintain Site efficiency. No attempt will be made to identify anonymous users or their browsing activities unless required by law, such as in the event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Provider's log files.
Such information may or may not be personal information for the purpose of the IPPs. Nonetheless, you consent to the use of this information to establish ownership of the material and to enable site administrators to contact website administrators/content owners, to confirm (or not) the website registration and advise them of the link being published on this site. The information is then kept for contact purposes in the course of monitoring site currency. The information is stored in a secure area of the site's system.
Your personal information will not be disclosed to a third party except in accordance with the South Australian Health Care Act 2008, the South Australian Mental Health Care Act 2009 and IPPs.
Site administrators are required to protect and handle your personal information in accordance with the IPPs.
This site and the Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service® are responsible for the privacy and security of information while it is collected, stored on or passing through this site. South Australian government agencies and instrumentalities are responsible for the privacy and security of information collected by, stored on or passing through their own websites.
You should note that there are inherent risks associated with transmission of information via the Internet. You should make your own assessment of the potential risks to the security of your information when making a decision as to whether or not you should utilise this site. There are alternative ways to obtaining information from, and transacting business with, the Government of South Australia for those users who do not wish to use the Internet.
Privacy practices of linked websites
This website contains links to other sites. SA Health is not responsible for the privacy practices of any third parties nor are they responsible for the material contained in a website that is linked to this site.
The Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service® applies a range of security controls to protect its website from unauthorised access. However, users should be aware that as the World Wide Web is an insecure public network that gives rise to a potential risk that a user's transactions are being viewed, intercepted or modified by third parties or that files which the user downloads may contain computer viruses, disabling codes, worms or other devices or defects.
SA Health accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to a user's computer system, software or data occurring in connection with or relating to this web site or its use. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage the user's computer system, software or data.
Queries, concerns and further information
If you have any queries, concerns or require further information relating to privacy and the Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service®, please contact us. If you have concerns about emailing this site, please write to the: Get Healthy Information and Coaching Service® PO Box 63 North Ryde BC NSW 1670.