We at Pure Pharmacy Retail (Pty) Ltd t/a Medicare Health of 95 Yacht Street, Honeydew, Roodepoort, 2040 (“Medicare”) respect the privacy of your personal information.
We acknowledge that we are bound by applicable law to keep your personal information confidential and to protect such information, and we are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
Use of personal information
Medicare uses the personal and non-personal statistical information collected from users for various purposes which include, amongst others:
a. To communicate information requested by users;
b. To compile and maintain the newsletter database;
c. The registration and/or authentication of users;
d. To maintain information submitted by users in respect of competitions and promotions from time to time;
e. To compile non-personal statistical information about browsing habits, click patterns and access to the Medicare website(s);
f. To evaluate the use of Medicare website(s), products and services;
g. To analyse the effectiveness of our advertisements, competitions and promotions;
h. For auditing purposes.
We will only retain your personal information as long as necessary for the fulfilment of those purposes as have been identified by us.
Correction of personal information
If you ever want to update or correct any of your personal information held by Medicare, you can e-mail us or you can phone our contact centre.
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What security safeguards does Medicare use to protect personal information?
We will take reasonable steps to protect your personal information from loss, misuse or unauthorised alteration using appropriate technical and organisational measures.
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