DLK on Avenue Inc. is dedicated to maintaining high standards of confidentiality with respect to information entrusted to it, including that received via this Web Site or its affiliates. This Notice has been prepared to inform you of DLK on Avenue Inc.’s practices concerning the collection, use and disclosure of information about identified individuals, or individuals whose identity may be inferred or determined from the information (“Personal Information”) provided to DLK on Avenue Inc. via the use of their public Web Site only.
In browsing the Internet, you will encounter a technology called “cookies” which can be used to provide you with specific information from a Web site. A “cookie” is an element of data that a Web site can send to your browser, which may then store it on your system. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can also set your browser to block all cookies. This Web Site uses session cookies to track Web site usage. Session cookies track a user’s progression through a Web site (or Web sites) in a single visit. These cookies enable a Web server to remember things as you progress from one page to another. Session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your browser. If you leave your browser open for a prolonged period, the cookies on this Web Site are not set to erase themselves automatically after a short period of time. They will, however, be deleted when you shut down your browser. Persistent cookies do not erase themselves, and they remain on your computer until you erase them using your browser settings. This public Web Site does not use persistent cookies.
A visitor to this Web Site is not required to reveal any individually identifiable information, such as name, address, or telephone number. Nor is such information collected passively by electronic means.
The DLK on Avenue Inc. server tracks general information about visitors such as their domain name and time of visit. This Web Site also collects and aggregates information regarding which pages are being accessed. This information, only in aggregate form, is used internally to serve visitors better by helping DLK on Avenue Inc. to manage their Web Site, diagnose any technical problems, and improve the Content.
Please note that for security purposes and to ensure that this Web site remains available for use, DLK on Avenue Inc. employs software programs to monitor network traffic, to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, and to prevent denial-of-service attacks or other attacks intended to cause damage. Such activities will result in the collection of Internet Protocol (IP) addresses but such IP addresses are not associated with, or connected to, particular pages accessed within this Web site.
DLK on Avenue Inc. retains the right to use information that does not identify or permit the identification of an individual in any way that it determines appropriate.
At DLK on Avenue, the privacy of our patients is of the utmost importance and we take steps to protect your personal health information from unauthorized access, theft, loss, disclosure and modification. Personal information obtained is used to: provide exceptional medical treatment and care, to improve the quality of our healthcare services, receive payment for treatment (i.e. credit card number), educate and inform patients, comply with regulatory standards and fulfill other purposes required by law.
Patients have access to their own personal health care records and can update or withdraw consent for any of the uses listed above subject to legal exceptions. For more information about how DLK protects the privacy of its patients please contact us at 108 Avenue Road, Toronto, Ontario M5R 2H3 or at 416-440-2597. For more information about Privacy Rights contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada at 112 Kent Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 1H3.
The intention of Dr. Lisa Kellett and the DLK on Avenue website is not to solicit Non-Canadian residents.