Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 02.12.2018

1 - Purpose

At MEDFLASHAPP ("MedFlash," "us," "we," or "our") privacy is important to us. This Privacy Policy describes how we collect and use personal information through our online interface (“MedFlash App”), and the circumstances under which we may share this information. This Privacy Policy applies to the privacy practices of MedFlash on its website, located at http://medflash.app, on the MedFlash App mobile application (together with the website, the “Platform”) and to MedFlash’s other interactions with users of the website, application, or Platform. When using the Platform, there may be additional notices about information practices and choices. Please read this notice carefully to understand what we do. If you do not understand any aspects of our Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us at privacy@medflash.app. Your use of our Platform is also governed by our Terms of Use.

By visiting or otherwise using the Platform, you agree to the Platform’s Terms of Use and consent to MedFlash the collection, use, and disclosure practices, and other activities as described in this Privacy Policy, and any additional privacy statements that may be posted on an applicable part of the Platform. If you do not agree and consent, please discontinue use of the Platform, and uninstall all related downloads and applications.

2 - Definition of personal information

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, “Personal Information” means information about an identifiable individual.

3 - Type of personal information collected

As you use our Platform, we collect certain information about you and your use of the Platform. The information we collect falls into three different categories: (a) information you provide us; (b) information we collect from you automatically when you use our Platform; and (c) information we collect from our partners and other sources.

-    Information you provide

MedFlash may collect information you provide directly to MedFlash and/or its service providers (the “Service Providers”) when you use our Platform. This includes but is not limited to:

a) Personal Information you provide when you create an account (the “Account”) or register on the Platform. When you create an Account, we ask for Personal Data, which may include your first and last name, birthdate, email, medical specialty, medical license, country of practice, professional background, work institution and education institution.

Providing information is entirely optional, but enables you to have a dipper access to the educational contents provided in the Platform.

The information that is publicly available or you voluntarily provide will be published in your profile, which isn’t accessible to users browsing the MedFlash App mobile application.
b) Personal Information you provide when you update your account.
c) Personal Information you provide when you participate in a survey or promotion.

-    Information collected automatically

MedFlash, its Service Providers, and/or MedFlash’ partners or affiliates may automatically collect certain information about you when you access or use the Platform (“Usage data”). Usage Information may include IP address, device identifier, browser type, operating system, information about your use of the Platform, and data regarding network connected hardware (e.g., computer or mobile device).
The methods that may be used on the Platform to collect Usage Information include:

a) Log Information: Log information is data about your use of the Platform, such as IP address, browser type, internet service provider, referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamps, and related data, and may be stored in log files.

b) Information Collected by Tracking Technologies: Location-identifying technologies, device tokens, and other tracking technologies now and hereafter developed (“Tracking Technologies”) may be used to collect information about interactions with the Platform.

i) Location-identifying Technologies: GPS (global positioning systems) software, geo-filtering and other location-aware technologies locate (sometimes precisely) you for purposes such as verifying your location and delivering or restricting content based on your location.