PRIVACY

Your privacy is important to us.

This privacy statement provides information about the personal details that Dr Malouf and his staff collect, and the ways in which that personal information is used. Dr Malouf’s practice collects information that includes, but is not limited to; the patient’s name, date of birth, address, email, phone number, Medicare and Private Health Fund details, and medical history.  

This information will be used in the following ways:

  • To identify your medical record and provide a quality and accurate health service

  • For administrative purposes in running a specialist medical practice: including pre-operative and post-operative calls and hospital interaction for booking surgical services

  • For billing purposes, including compliance with Medicare and Health Insurance Commission requirements

  • To disclose relevant information to others involved in your medical care, including treating doctors, specialists, and hospital booking staff outside this practice. This may occur through referral to other doctors, surgery at hospitals, for medical tests and in the reports or results returned to us following the referrals

  • If required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights

SECURITY

All information collected is stored on a secure server that is not accessible through the internet and has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We strive to maintain the reliability, accuracy and currency of personal data in our databases and to protect the privacy and security of such information. 

OTHER WEBSITES

This website contains links to other websites. Dr Malouf is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.