Turntohealth Pty Ltd ('Turnto', 'we', 'us ', 'our’ 'or ‘Platform’) values your privacy and is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our users. This policy sets out how we collect and treat your personal, sensitive and technical information.
The information we collect
(a) Personal information: is information or an opinion, whether true or not and whether recorded in a material form or not, about an individual who is identified or reasonably identifiable.
The types of personal information we may collect about you include:
(b) "Sensitive information" is personal information that includes information or an opinion about an individual's racial or ethnic origin, political opinions or associations, religious or philosophical beliefs, trade union membership or associations, sexual orientation or practices, criminal record, health or genetic information, and some aspects of biometric information.
We collect this information so that we can provide our Services to you which include building your health profile, visualising your health history, and sharing your treatment reviews with other members of the platform. The types of sensitive information that we collect include:
(d) “Technical information” is information that is derived from your interaction with an electronic piece of equipment. Technical information may consist of information such as your IP address, your browser settings, your operating system (OS) and also information relating to how you engage with our platform, such as how long you spend on each page, how long you spent in a session and which buttons you clicked on.
Through your engagement with the platform, technical information such as your IP address, your browser and settings, your operating system, your referral URL and outbound URL, and information about how you use our platform such as where you click, scroll and navigate may be collected.
We may collect additional information at other times, including but not limited to, when you provide feedback, when you provide information about your personal or health history, engage in social activity within the platform, change your content or email preference, respond to surveys and/or promotions, provide financial or credit card information, or communicate with our customer support.
3. How we collect your personal / sensitive / technical information
(a) Turnto collects personal and sensitive information from you in a variety of ways, including:
(e) We collect technical information during your engagement with the platform.
(g) You may choose to join our Platform anonymously or by using a pseudonym. However, you acknowledge that if you do not provide us with accurate information, our ability to provide the Services, or to otherwise fulfill the reason for which you have provided your information may be severely limited.
4. How we use your personal / sensitive / technical information
(a) Turnto may use personal information collected from you to provide you with information about our products or services. We may also make you aware of new and additional products, services, insights and opportunities available to you.
(b) Turnto may use personal information collected from you to share with our commercial partners if you opt-in to communication and marketing opportunities from those partners. Turnto does not control or specifically endorse any partner created content. When you opt-in to communication for sources external to Turnto you should check the terms and conditions of the commercial partner to ensure you approve their use of your personal information.
(c) Turnto may use elements of your personal and sensitive information to create datasets designed for research. Whenever possible your personal and sensitive information will be de-identified and aggregated with other user's data to create these datasets. Insights and information developed through the use of your de-identified information is designed to be fed back into the platform in the form of content and treatment updates.
(d) Turnto may use your technical information to understand what features are working or not working, what content is most important to you and other users, and enhance your overall experience with the platform.
(e) Turnto will use personal, sensitive and technical information only for the purposes that you consent to. This may include to:
5. Disclosure of your personal information
Personal information: We may disclose personal information to:
Sensitive information: We only collect, hold, use and disclose sensitive information for the following purposes:
Google Analytics: We have enabled Google Analytics Advertising Features. We and third-party vendors may use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) or other first-party identifiers, and third-party cookies (such as Google advertising cookies) or other third-party identifiers together. These cookies and identifiers may collect Technical and Usage Data about you.
You can opt-out of Google Analytics Advertising Features including using a Google Analytics Opt-out Browser add-on found here. To opt-out of personalised ad delivery on the Google content network, please visit Google’s Ads Preferences Manager here or if you wish to opt-out permanently even when all cookies are deleted from your browser you can install their plugin here. To opt out of interest-based ads on mobile devices, please follow these instructions for your mobile device: On android open the Google Settings app on your device and select “ads” to control the settings. On iOS devices with iOS 6 and above use Apple’s advertising identifier. To learn more about limiting ad tracking using this identifier, visit the settings menu on your device.
To find out how Google uses data when you use third party websites or applications, please see here.
6. Hosting and International Data Transfers
(a) Information that we collect may from time to time be stored, processed in or transferred between parties or sites located in countries outside of Australia. These may include, but are not limited to the United States of America, Canada, countries of the European Union and countries of Asia.
(b) We and our other group companies may have offices and/or facilities in Australia, the United States of America, Canada, countries of the European Union and countries of Asia. Transfers to each of these countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards.
(c) The hosting facilities for our platform may be situated in Australia, the United States of America, Canada, countries of the European Union and countries of Asia. Transfers to each of these Countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards.
(d) Our Suppliers and Contractors may be situated outside of Australia and may be in the United States of America, Canada, countries of the European Union and countries of Asia. Transfers to each of these Countries will be protected by appropriate safeguards.
(e) You acknowledge that personal data that you submit for publication through our platform or services may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use (or misuse) of such personal data by others.
7. Security of your personal information
(a) Turnto is committed to ensuring that the information you provide to us is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure information and protect it from misuse, interference, loss and unauthorised access, modification and disclosure.
with personal information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie.
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Platform.
For more information about the cookies we use, please see Cookies page.
9. Links to other websites
10. Personal information from social network accounts
If you connect your account with us to a social network account, such as Facebook, Google, we will collect your personal information from the social network. We will do this in accordance with the privacy settings you have chosen on that social network.
The personal information that we may receive includes your name, ID, user name, handle, profile picture, gender, age, language, list of friends or follows and any other personal information you choose to share.
We use the personal information we receive from the social network to create a profile for you on our platform.
If you agree, we may also use your personal information to give you updates on the social network which might interest you. We will not post to your social network without your permission.
11. Use of Google API Services (this section applies to personal information accessed through Google API Services)
We use Google’s Application Programming Interface (API) Service to retrieve your email address and profile information for your Turnto account.
Our use of information received from Google APIs will adhere to the Google API Services User Data Policy, including the Limited Use requirements (set out in the Google API Services User Data Policy).
We limit our use of the personal information that we collect to providing or improving our business. We do not use the personal information for any other purposes.
We only transfer the personal information to others if it is necessary to provide or improve our business or as necessary to comply with applicable law or as part of a merger, acquisition or sale of assets where we notify you of this.
We do not use or transfer the personal information for serving ads, including retargeting, personalised or interest based advertising.
We don’t allow humans to read the personal information unless
These restrictions apply to the raw data we obtain from the restricted scopes and data that is aggregated, anonymised or derived from them.
We have policies and procedures in place setting out appropriate safeguards for protecting your personal information obtained with the Google APIs. We will also ensure that our employees, agents, contractors and successors comply with the Google API Services Data Policy.
12. Use of location services data
We collect your precise or approximate location via our mobile application for the following purposes:
We collect this information when you enable our mobile application to use your device’s location services. If you do not want us to use your location for the purposes above, you should turn off the location services in your account settings in the mobile application or in your mobile phone settings. If you do not provide geolocation data to us, it may affect our ability to do business with you.
13. Your rights and controlling your personal information
Restrict and unsubscribe: To object to processing for direct marketing/unsubscribe from our email database or opt-out of communications (including marketing communications), please contact us using the details below or opt-out using the opt-out facilities provided in the communication.
Correction: If you believe that any information we hold about you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or misleading, please contact us using the details below. We will take reasonable steps to promptly correct any information found to be inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or misleading. Please note, in some situations, we may be legally permitted to not correct your personal information. If we cannot correct your information, we will advise you as soon as reasonably possible and provide you with the reasons for our refusal and any mechanism available to complain about the refusal.
Access to your personal information: You may request details of personal information that we hold about you in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth). If you would like a copy of the information which we hold about you or believe that any information we hold on you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant or misleading, please email us at [email protected]. We reserve the right to refuse to provide you with information that we hold about you, in certain circumstances set out in the Privacy Act or any other applicable law.
14. Complaints about privacy
If you have any questions or complaints about our privacy practices, please feel free to send in details of your complaints to [email protected]. We take complaints very seriously and will respond shortly after receiving written notice of your complaint.
For reference, see also our Privacy Collection Notice here.
Last updated: August 16, 2023
APPENDIX 1: ADDITIONAL RIGHTS AND INFORMATION FOR INDIVIDUALS LOCATED IN THE EU OR UK
What personal information is relevant?
Purposes and legal bases for processing
We collect and process personal information about you only where we have legal bases for doing so under applicable laws. We have set out below, in a table format, a description of all the ways we plan to use your personal information, and which of the legal bases we rely on to do so. We have also identified what our legitimate interests are where appropriate. Note that we may process your personal information for more than one lawful ground depending on the specific purpose for which we are using your data. Please reach out to us if you need further details about the specific legal ground, we are relying on to process your personal information where more than one ground has been set out in the table below.
If you have consented to our use of data about you for a specific purpose, you have the right to change your mind at any time, but this will not affect any processing that has already taken place. Where we are using your data because we or a third party have a legitimate interest to do so, you have the right to object to that use though, in some cases, this may mean no longer doing business with us. Further information about your rights is available below.
We will only retain your personal information for as long as reasonably necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, regulatory, tax, accounting or reporting requirements. We may retain your personal information for a longer period in the event of a complaint or if we reasonably believe there is a prospect of litigation in respect to our relationship with you.
To determine the appropriate retention period for personal information, we consider the amount, nature and sensitivity of the personal information, the potential risk of harm from unauthorised use or disclosure of your personal information, the purposes for which we process your personal information and whether we can achieve those purposes through other means, and the applicable legal, regulatory, tax, accounting or other requirements.
Extra rights for EU and UK individuals
You may request details of the personal information that we hold about you and how we are process it (commonly known as a “data subject request”). You may also have a right in accordance with applicable data protection law to have your personal information rectified or deleted, to restrict our processing of that information, to object to decisions being made based on automated processing where the decision will produce a legal effect or a similarly significant effect on you, to stop unauthorised transfers of your personal information to a third party and, in some circumstances, to have personal information relating to you transferred to you or another organisation.
If you are not happy with how we are processing your personal information, you have the right to make a complaint at any time to the relevant Data Protection Authority based on where you live. We would, however, appreciate the chance to deal with your concerns before you approach the Data Protection Authority, so please contact us in the first instance via our email address at: [email protected].
If you have any questions, please contact Turnto at [email protected]