Drugstg is committed to protecting your privacy. As a visitor or member of drugstgt’s website (site), you are interested in knowing more about health issues for you, someone close to you or your practice. We understand that health is a very personal matter and that personal information is provided in confidence. We recognize the importance of privacy and respect your right to control how personal information is collected and used.
What personal information does drugstgt collect and how does drugstgt use your personal information?
If you do nothing during your visit to this site but browses or download information, we automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:
The Internet Protocol address and domain name used but not the email address. The Internet Protocol address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer. We use the Internet to deliver information to you;
The type of browser and operating system you used and your connection speed;
The date and time you visited this site;
The web pages or services you accessed at this site; and
The previous website you visited prior to coming to this site.
The information we automatically collect or store is used to improve the content of our web services and to help us understand how people are using our services. Drugstgt analyses our site logs to continually improve the value of the materials available on our site. Our site logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals that browse this site.
Currently we use Google Analytics features (including Google Remarketing, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, the Double-click Campaign Manager and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting) on our website. We, and some third parties (including Google), use both first party and third party cookies to record standard internet traffic information to optimize ad selection based on age, gender, interests and past visits to our site; evaluate your interactions with ad services on our site; and serve targeted advertising on sites across the Internet.
We, and some third parties (including Google), also use first and third party cookies to optimize advertising on our websites.
Importantly, we do not combine the anonymous information collected through Google Analytics with personally identifiable information.
Drugstgt will not collect your personal information unless you have consented and given it to us.
Health Professional Membership
What personal information is collected: If you are signing up as a health professional, the following information is collected: title, name, username, password, gender, year of birth, professional area, professional body provider number, areas of interest and if you are interested in receiving drugstgt professional email and print publications.
How this personal information is used: For health professionals, professional body numbers are collected to ensure that you are in fact a health professional, in order to view the password-secure professional level of information.
What personal information is collected: Tools collect your responses to the questions in the tool. Some tools are for health promotion purposes, some for symptom management, some for investigation analysis and some for drug dose conversions.
Some tools give the option for you to enter your name so you can print the tool and results and take it to the doctor with you. However, we do not save your name.
How this personal information is used: We may look at responses to the tools for statistical purposes only.