Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation has both a desire and an obligation to protect and properly utilise your personal information. This is done in the following ways:
Federal Law: We adhere to all Australian federal laws governing the protection of privacy and the handling of your data.
Privacy Principles: Our privacy principles ensure that any data supplied by you for the purpose of communication with, or support of, Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation is not shared with other organisations and parties other than to facilitate our direct relationship with you, our valued supporter.
Security Safeguards: Multiple security measures have been put in place to protect your information including encryption protocols for both the transition and storage of data, limitations on access to your data, auditing facilities and firewalls and other electronic protection measures.
Your credit card details will be encrypted and stored temporarily in a protected database for transaction clearance purposes only. To protect your privacy, once your transaction has been cleared your credit card details will be deleted from our system. Your personal contact details are stored in a protected database for use by Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation only. Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation does not rent or provide your contact details to any other organisation. If at any time you wish your contact details to be removed from our database please contact Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation via phone or email.