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Privacy Policy

 

Patient Privacy & Confidentiality

Protecting information gathered in association with the care of the patient is a core value in health care. Respecting patient privacy in other forms is also fundamental, as an expression of respect for patient autonomy and a prerequisite for trust. Dr Rajput, all her staff working in her clinics, both doctors and paramedics and paramedical staff at facilities where she holds her Out Patient Department (OPD) all abide by the The Medical Council of India’s Code of Ethics regulations.

Patient privacy encompasses several aspects, including personal space (physical privacy), personal data (informational privacy), personal choices including cultural and religious affiliations (decisional privacy), and personal relationships with family members and other intimates (associational privacy).

Physical privacy of patients are maintained in all clinics of Dr Rajput, whether they are the ones owned by her or in shared facilities where she has her out patient departments (OPD). Only the patient and the doctor or paramedical staff of the doctor or ones provided by the medical facility, who are also bound by patient privacy & confidentiality regulations, can be present at the time patient consultations are going on. No one else without the patient’s consent is allowed in the doctor’s consulting space.

The Medical Council of India’s Code of Ethics Regulations (5) protects patient confidentiality by stating that the physician “shall not disclose the secrets of a patient that have been learnt in the exercise of his/her profession except in a court of law under orders of the Presiding Judge; in circumstances where there is a serious and identified risk to a specific person and/or community; or in case of notifiable diseases.”

In accordance to this law, your medical, personal and lifestyle information, medical reports, photos or videos regarding your medical condition would be kept on record within Dr Rajput’s clinic or on digital media securely, under individual case record files. Only Dr Rajput, any other doctor who is assigned to your treatment or a paramedical staff, who are all bound by the same privacy and confidentiality code of conduct as Dr Rajput, have access to these files. Your personal information is protected under the Ethics of Privacy and confidentiality of Medical records. This information could only be used in research as a part of research publications and within the medical fraternity as case studies without divulging your identity.

As a patient, any information you share with the doctor during your consultation or otherwise, pertaining to your health or lifestyle will not be shared with anyone else, without written consent from you. The exclusions to this would be for children below the age of 18, adults with developmental disabilities and a judge’s order in court.

Joint consultations happen with mutual consent of partners, friends or family members. For children, under the age of 18, or for adults with developmental disabilities, an accompanying registered carer, family member or legal guardian needs to be present during the consultation. For consultations requiring translation services, translator will also be allowed in the consultation with your consent. Your

Your feedback, testimonials, photos are videos are shared on this website or on other social media platforms only with your consent. If you have any issues with any material on this website or on our social media platforms, do feel free to flag it to us for remedial action.

 

Privacy of information shared on this website

This website is hosted through WIX and all privacy clauses for third party information as mentioned by WIX on their website applies to you. Please go through the WIX Privacy Policy, our Privacy Policy and our Terms and Conditions of Use of this Website to understand how any information provided by you or on your behalf will be hosted, used, copied, reproduced, disclosed, sold, resold, published, broadcast, retitled, archived, stored, cached, publicly performed, publicly displayed, reformatted, translated, transmitted, made an excerpt of (in whole or in part), and distributed.

If you don’t want us to process your data anymore, please contact us by email.

We care about data privacy and security. By using the Site, you agree to be bound by our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into our Terms and Conditions. Please be advised the Site is hosted by WIX and they store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 

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Further, we do not knowingly accept, request, or solicit information from children or knowingly market to children. If we receive actual knowledge that anyone under the age of 13 has provided personal information to us without the requisite and verifiable parental consent, we will delete that information from the Site as quickly as is reasonably practical.

We may contact you to notify you regarding your account, to troubleshoot problems with your account, to resolve a dispute, to collect fees or monies owed, to poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, to send updates about our company, or as otherwise necessary to contact you to enforce our User Agreement, applicable national laws, and any agreement we may have with you. For these purposes we may contact you via email, telephone, text messages, and postal mail.

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. 

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