Nigeria Healthare Directory (NHD) - Privacy Policy

Last Updated: September 20, 2023

Nigeria Healthcare Directory (NHD) is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your personal information. This Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, disclose, and protect your personal data when you access our website or use our services. By using NHD, you agree to the terms outlined in this Privacy Policy.

1. Information We Collect

a. Personal Information

  • Name: To personalize your experience.
  • Email Address: To contact you and send important updates.
  • Phone Number: To provide you with customer support and notifications.
  • Address: For location-based services and to display healthcare facilities near you.

b. Healthcare Information

  • Medical Records: With your explicit consent, we may collect medical records and relevant health information to provide you with personalized healthcare recommendations and facilitate appointments.

c. Usage Information

  • Cookies: We use cookies and similar technologies to collect information about your usage patterns, preferences, and device information.
  • Log Data: We collect data about your device, browser, IP address, and pages you visit on our website.

2. How We Use Your Information

We use your information for the following purposes:

  • To provide, maintain, and improve our healthcare directory services.
  • To personalize your experience and provide tailored healthcare recommendations.
  • To communicate with you, including sending notifications, updates, and marketing messages.
  • To facilitate appointments with healthcare providers and related services.
  • To analyze and improve our services, including troubleshooting technical issues.
  • To comply with legal obligations and protect our rights and the rights of others.

3. Sharing Your Information

We may share your information under the following circumstances:

  • With Healthcare Providers: To facilitate appointments and provide them with relevant patient information.
  • With Service Providers: To assist in delivering our services, such as hosting, data analytics, and customer support.
  • Legal Compliance: To comply with legal obligations, respond to requests from law enforcement, and protect our rights and the rights of others.
  • With Your Consent: When you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

4. Data Security

We take reasonable measures to protect your data from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. However, no online platform can guarantee complete security, so please take appropriate precautions when using our services.

5. Your Choices

You have the following choices regarding your data:

  • Access and Correction: You can access, correct, or update your personal information through your account settings or by contacting us.
  • Opt-Out: You can opt-out of marketing communications by following the unsubscribe instructions provided in the messages.
  • Account Deletion: You can request the deletion of your account and associated data.

6. Children's Privacy

NHD is not intended for individuals under the age of 18. If you become aware that we have collected data from a child without parental consent, please contact us to remove the information.

7. Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update this Privacy Policy periodically. The "Last Updated" date at the top of this page will reflect the most recent changes. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy regularly to stay informed about how we are protecting your data.

8. Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests related to this Privacy Policy or your data, please contact us at:

Nigeria Healthcare Directory (NHD)

By using NHD's services, you acknowledge that you have read and agreed to this Privacy Policy.

Effective Date: September 20, 2023