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Your privacy is important to the Emirates Health Services and maintaining your trust is paramount. This Statement discloses the information practices used by EHS, including what type of information is gathered and tracked, how the information is used and may be shared.

This privacy statement applies to the EHS portal, affiliated websites, microsites, marketing initiatives, services that collect data, as well as their offline services. From time to time, we may supplement this Statement with additional information.

The EHS site(s) use "cookies," small text files on your smart phone, tablet, or computer hard drive that can be read by a web server. Such cookies are personally non-identifiable and store your preferences and settings; help with sign-in; analyse site operations. You have a variety of tools to control cookies and similar technologies, including Browser controls to block and delete cookies or you can opt out.

EHS collects many kinds of information in order to operate effectively and provide you better services and user experience. We collect information when you register, sign in, and use our sites and services. We collect this information in a variety of ways, including from web forms, call centre, cookies to name a few.

EHS uses the information we collect to operate, improve, and personalize the products and services we offer. Examples include, informing you about relevant news, promotions, events, customer service surveys, market research or in connection with certain transactions or query.

You can stop the delivery of future promotional e-mail from EHS by following the instructions in the e-mail you receive. Depending on the respective service, you may also have the option of proactively making choices about the receipt of promotional e-mail, telephone calls, and postal mail for particular EHS sites or services.

We collect and may combine your personal information from other sources to help us improve its overall accuracy and completeness. If you request something from EHS, we will use or share the information you provide with others, for instance, EHS's partners, other government departments involved in fulfilment.

We may use information we collect to provide a personalized experience on our Web sites, such as personalizing content, user preferences, languages, which you may be interested and making navigation easier.

We may use your personal information to support for services you have obtained or wish to obtain from us. We may also provide "Live Chat" sessions or while providing technical support, we may sometimes have incidental access to data that. We will use personal information you provide via these sessions in accordance with this Privacy Statement.

In connection with a job application or inquiry, whether advertised on an EHS Web site or otherwise, you may provide us with information about yourself, such as a resume. We may use this information throughout EHS in order to address your inquiry.

EHS also provides social media services such as Twitter, Facebook, forums, wikis, blogs and to name a few. A separate social media usage policy is available for this on the EHS website. These services, apps may also include supplemental privacy statements, content, policies, and Terms of Use outside the control of EHS.

Any other content you post, such as pictures, information, opinions, or any other type of personal information that you make available to other participants on these social platforms or applications, is not subject to this Privacy Statement. The content you post on any such social media sites may be made broadly available to others inside and outside EHS.

Any information transmitted through an email from the EHS domain is the property of EHS and intended only for the person or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. If you received an email from us in error, please contact the sender immediately and delete the material.

We may also use or share your information to protect the rights or property of EHS, our partners, suppliers, or others when we have reasonable grounds to believe that such rights or property have been or could be affected. We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law and when disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, or the rights of others, or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our Web sites.​

EHS implements reasonable physical, administrative and technical safeguards to help us protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use and disclosure, but can make no guarantee or take any liability.​

We will retain your registration information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services or as necessary.​

EHS does not deliver third party online advertisements on our Web sites but we are accessible via search engines. Please familiarize yourself with those Web site operators' or network advertisers' privacy policies. EHS does not provide any information relating to your usage of EHS Web sites to Web site operators or network advertisers.

To allow you to interact with other Web sites on which you may have accounts (such as social media sites), we may provide links or embed third-party apps that allow you to login, post content. We may also provide you with general links to non- EHS Web sites via social media, newsletters etc. Your use of these links and apps is subject to the third parties' privacy policies, and you should become familiar with the third-party sites' privacy policies before using them. EHS is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those other Web sites.

Covid-19 EHS user user’s name, mobile number, Emirates ID, date of birth, Nationality and Passport number, and location information to book Covid-19 Vaccine, PCR Appointments, Home Appointments, Exemption Requests and Covid-19 vaccine certificate generation. Your data is not shared with any third party. Following permissions are acquired from user in-order to proceed with and use the App​

DEVICE STORAGE:

Covid-19 EHS acquires Gallery / File access permission in order for user to upload attachments for Vaccine Exemption Request and download the Covid-19 certificate pdf via Print Certificate feature of the App.

LOCATION ACCESS:

Covid-19 EHS App acquires location access permission to track nearest diagnostic centers, and to provide your home location information for home vaccine request for senior citizens​

If you have questions or complaints regarding our privacy policy or practices, please contact EHS at the address listed below or via the contact form:

Emirates Health Services Establishment

The terms stated in the website are subjected to change without prior notice to the user. ​​​​​

Last updated in 2021.

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