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Privacy Policy

Ängelholm 2015-08-28

We, HemoCue AB, Kuvettgatan 1, 262 71 Ängelholm, Sweden, Organization no. 556342-9272, a part of the Radiometer Group, (“HemoCue”) respects your desire for privacy. Hence, we operates in compliance with applicable laws on data privacy protection and data security and we would hereby like to inform you regarding the way we would use your personal data which is collected under the Orchid program. We recommend that you read this privacy policy so that you understand our approach towards the use of your personal data.

By submitting your personal data to us, you will be treated as having given your permission – where necessary and appropriate – for disclosures referred to in this policy.

1. What does this privacy policy cover?
2. Who is responsible for the personal data processed?
3. Purposes of the procession, including collection and use, of your personal data
4. Security of your personal data
5. Cookies policy
6. Changes to this policy
7. Question and comments

1. What does this privacy policy cover?

This privacy policy is to inform you regarding the use of your personal data which is processed, including but not limited to collected and used, under the Orchid program.

2. Who is responsible for the personal data processed?

Your personal data processed under the Orchid program is controlled ultimately by us / HemoCue AB.

3. Purposes of the procession, including collection and use, of your personal data

We collect and use your patient data collected in the mobile application under the Orchid program, e.g. patient ID, Hb result, location, sex, and age. The data are used for trend analysis within the Orchid program. All transfer of such data is done in encrypted format. Individual patient data is never exposed or accessible and a consent form shall be presented and signed prior any collection of patient
data. Patient data is transferred and stored in a Cloud Service outside India and only accessible by authorized users. Data collected will be used for trend analysis only.

Insofar as you have provided your consent or when we are otherwise legally entitled to do so, we will share your personal data with authorized users, where applicable, for the purposes stated in this policy.

In addition to the above, we collect personal data (e.g., names, addresses, e-mail addresses) in connection with the operation of our websites only when you have voluntarily provided such data to us (e.g., through registration) and when we are entitled to process or use such data by virtue of permission granted by you or on the basis of a statutory provision. As a general rule in this regard, we use such data only for the purpose for which you divulged the data to us, such as grant you access to certain information and download of mobile application.

In connection with the above please also see section 5 regarding our cookies policy.

4. Security of your personal data

As we value your personal information, we will ensure an adequate level of protection. We have therefore implemented technology and policies with the objective of protecting your privacy from unauthorized access and improper use and will update these measures as new technology becomes available, as appropriate.

In connection with the operation of our website and the services provided by way of the website, we work with service providers such as hosting or IT maintenance service providers, for example. These recipients may possibly be located in countries outside of the European Economic Area (“third countries”), in which applicable laws do not offer the same level of data privacy protection as in your home country. In such cases, we take measures to ensure an appropriate level of data privacy protection. Your personal data is only shared in connection with and in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. We do not sell or otherwise market your personal data to third parties.

5. Cookies policy

We employ cookies on all our websites. You will find additional information about cookies subject in our cookie policy. The cookie policy also tells you how to block the use of cookies and the use of data collected by cookies in anonymized or pseudonymized usage profiles.

Accesses to our websites are logged for the purpose of security analysis reports and to defend against cyber-attacks. With the exception of the IP address, no personal data is ever collected or used in this connection. IP addresses are analyzed only in the event of a cyber-attack. Log data is promptly deleted on a regular basis.

6. Changes to this privacy policy

From time to time we may make changes to this privacy policy. If we make any substantial changes to this privacy policy and the way in which we use your personal data we will post these changes on this page. You will find the date of the last update at the top of this page. Please check our privacy policy on a regular basis.

7. Questions and comments

We will respond to all legitimate requests for information and where applicable, correct, amend, or delete your personal data. If you wish to make such a request or if you have questions or comments about this privacy policy, please contact us at: dataprivacy@hemocue.se.

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