Erme Clinic is committed to protecting your privacy and will ensure that any personal information you provide to us when visiting our website and/or otherwise, as a prospective patient and/or patient of Erme Clinic, will be collected and used in accordance with the Data Protection Act.
All such information will remain strictly confidential. We will not share your personal information with any other party except for administrative purposes relating to the services we provide and except as explained below. We may also use details provided via the website for our own marketing purposes.
We may disclose information about you:
(a) insofar as we are required to do so by law;
(b) in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk).
The Erme Clinic is committed to protecting your privacy and will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Please note that transmission of data and e-mails over the internet is inherently insecure. We cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
Under the Data Protection Act, you may request details of personal information that we hold about you. A statutory fee will be payable. If you want to make a request, please write to us by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can instruct us not to use your personal information for marketing purposes, by email to email@example.com at any time.
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All work is compliant with NICE guidelines.
It is our policy to refer any problems that can or should be treated on the NHS back to your GP.
Dr Harker offers all these treatments personally.