AcneDr® & AcneDoctor, the creator of this Privacy Policy ensures its commitment to Your privacy with regard to the protection of your information. This privacy policy contains information about AcneDr® & AcneDoctor. In order to provide You with uninterrupted use of our services, We may collect and, in some circumstances, disclose information about you. Such information may be classified as personal information under the purview of Regulation 4 of the Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011.

If You have any queries or concerns regarding this privacy policy, You should contact AcneDr® & AcneDoctor Customer Support Desk.

ANY CAPITALISED WORDS USED HENCEFORTH SHALL HAVE THE MEANING ACCORDED TO THEM UNDER THIS AGREEMENT. FURTHER, ALL HEADING USED HEREIN ARE ONLY FOR THE PURPOSE OF ARRANGING THE VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF THE AGREEMENT IN ANY MANNER. NEITHER THE USER NOR THE CREATERS OF THIS PRIVACY POLICY MAY USE THE HEADING TO INTERPRET THE PROVISIONS CONTAINED WITHIN IT IN ANY MANNER. THIS PRIVACY POLICY SHALL BE COTERMINOUS TO THE PRIVACY POLICY GOVERNING THE USE OF www.acnedr.in.

1. DEFINITIONS

  1. “We”, “Our”, and “Us” shall mean and refer to the creators of this privacy policy.
  2. “You”, “Your”, “Yourself” and “User” shall mean and refer to natural and legal individuals who use the Application, including End-Users, Patients, general Users and Practitioners.
  3. “Application” shall mean and refer to AcneDr® & AcneDoctor
  4. “Personal Information” shall mean and refer to any personally identifiable information that We may collect from You.
  5. “Third Parties” refer to any application, website, company or individual apart from the User and the creator of the Application.

2. OVERVIEW 

In order to use the services of this Application, You are required to register Yourself by verifying the authorised device. This Privacy Policy applies to your information that we collect and receive on and through AcneDr® & AcneDoctor; it does not apply to practices of businesses that we do not own or control or people we do not employ.

By using this Application, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy. Please read the following Privacy Policy to understand how your personal information will be treated as you use this Site and its services. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices.

3. INFORMATION COLLECTED

We may collect the following information:

  1. Personal data of the User such as, but not limited to, Your name, Your age, date of birth, occupation and gender;
  2. The User’s e-mail and contact information, GPS based location;
  3. The User’s tracking Information such as, but not limited to the device ID, Google Advertising ID and Android ID;
  4. The User’s data sent across through the Application.

As a User of AcneDr® & AcneDoctor, you may provide information about yourself, your spouse or family, your friends, their health issues, gender of the patient, age of the patient, previous medication taken, previous medical conditions, allergies, etc.

The Information specified above and collected by us may be classified as ‘Personal Information’ or ‘Sensitive Information’ under the Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules, 2011. Collection of information which has been designated as ‘sensitive personal data or information’ under the Information Technology (Reasonable security practices and procedures and sensitive personal data or information) Rules requires your express consent. By affirming your assent to this Privacy Policy, you provide your consent to such collection as required under applicable law. Our Services may be unavailable to you in the event such consent through an email is not given.

For Practitioners using AcneDr® & AcneDoctor, we would collect your Name, Education, Specialization, address of practicing hospitals / clinics, Contact information, achievements, Device ID (IMEI), Location, etc. If you useAcneDr® & AcneDoctor by accessing it through your Google+ and Facebook Profiles and other API’s, we collect such data as well.

4. EXTERNAL LINKS ON THE APPLICATION

The Application may include offers from our vendors, advertisements, hyperlinks to other websites, applications, content or resources. We have no control over such external links present in the Application, which are provided by persons or companies other than Us.

You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for any collection or disclosure of your Personal Information by any external sites, applications, companies or persons, nor are do We endorse any advertising, products or other material on or available from such external application, websites or resources.

You further acknowledge and agree that We are not liable for any loss or damage which may be incurred by You as a result of the collection and/or disclosure of Your personal information by external applications, sites or resources, or as a result of any reliance placed by You on the completeness, accuracy or existence of any advertising, products or other materials on, or available from such applications, websites or resources. These external applications, websites and resource providers may have their own privacy policies governing the collection, storage, retention and disclosure of Your Personal Information that You may be subject to. We recommend that You enter the external application or website and review their privacy policy.

We may allow third parties/individuals to display advertisements when you use the Application.

5. OUR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION:

The information provided by You shall be used to contact You when necessary. For more details about the nature of such communications, please refer to our Terms of Service. We use Your tracking information to help identify you and to gather broad demographic information. The information is also used to customize your experience of using AcneDr® & AcneDoctor.

We may release your Personal Information to a third-party in order comply with a Court Order or other similar legal procedure, or when we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary to comply with the law; prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss; or investigate or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, or violations of Our Terms of Use. In case We are acquired by or merged with another company, We shall transfer information disclosed by You and information about You to the company we are acquired by or merge with.

The information made available by Patients is displayed to Practitioners and vice versa. The information collected from Practitioners is displayed on the Application to enable a User to connect with a Practitioner of their choice.

6. DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION TO THIRD PARTIES:

When you use our Application, we must provide some of your personal information to third parties to give you better services and for enhancement and visibility of our Application. However, we do not sell or rent individual customer names or other Personal Information to third parties except sharing of such information with our alliance partners or vendors who are engaged by us for providing various promotional and other benefits to our customers from time to time.

Due to the existing regulatory environment, we cannot ensure that all of your information shall never be disclosed in ways other than those described in this Privacy Policy. For example, but without limiting and foregoing, we may be forced to disclose Your Personal Information to the government, law enforcement agencies or other Third Parties. Under certain circumstances, Third Parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmission or private communications, or abuse or misuse Your Personal Information that they may collect from our Application. Therefore, we do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personally identifiable information or private communications would always remain private. We may share your personal information to those service providers and Practitioners with which you make arrangements through our website. We provide them with the Personal Information needed to make and complete the appointment / answer the query you pose.

    1. We may share our data, including Your Personal Information, with our parent and/or subsidiaries that are committed to serving your needs through use of our Application and related services, throughout the world.
    2. We cooperate with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as: intellectual property rights, fraud and other rights. We can, and You so authorise Us, disclose Your Personal Information to law enforcement and other government officials as We, in Our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate, in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or may expose Us/ Us or You to any legal liability.
    3. We gather up data such as personally identifiable information and disclose such information in a non-personally identifiable manner to advertisers and other third parties for other marketing and promotional purposes. However, in these situations, we do not disclose to these entities any information that could be used to identify you personally. We may use third-party advertising companies to serve advertisement on our behalf. These companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous

7. WEBSITE TERMS

By downloading and / or using this Application, you hereby agree to be bound by the Terms of Use / Service, Privacy Policy, and other Policies as set forth on the website www.acnedr.in. It is hereby further specified that all the Terms and Policies on the Website shall be coterminous to these terms.