Last Updated: 02.12.2018
1 - Purpose
2 - Definition of personal information
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.