with TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE
The Data Controller is Michelle Flanagan. She may be contacted at email@example.com.
The information collected by Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine includes name, date of birth, contact number, address, email address, medical history and, possibly, copies of medical records from other medical practitioners or other given to Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine by the patient themselves. This data is collected by means of a telephone call, an email, a completed Appointment Request, completed questionnaires, and/or from the patient before or during an appointment.This data is processed in order to book an appointment, provide acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine treatments, for billing purposes or for marketing purposes.
On occasion, Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine may use patient information to conduct clinical studies to help us improve upon services provided. If information is used for this purpose the patient will be anonymous, so no identifying details will be disclosed. The information received and collected about a patient is strictly private and confidential. It is used and viewed only by the healthcare professionals employed by Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine, unless, in the best interest of the patient, a practitioner determines that there is a need to communicate with another practitioner or healthcare professional outside of Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine. This would happen with the patient’s prior knowledge and would be for one of two reasons: for the purposes of treatment by a locum or for provision of Chinese Herbal Medicine by a qualified practitioner.
Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine will not give, share, sell, or transfer any personal information to a third party unless required by law. Under absolutely no circumstances would this communication happen without the signed consent of the patient. The patient information will be stored in digital and/or hard copy format on Healing Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine premises. All patient data will be held for 7 years after the date of the last visit.
We are committed to ensuring that your information 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 the information we collect electronically and on paper. These procedures include the use of a locked filing cabinet for secure storage of paper-based data and passwords for electronic devices. The only person who has access to patient data is the Data Controller, Michelle Flanagan.
Controlling your personal
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
• If you have previously agreed to let us use your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by emailing the Data Controller: Michelle Flanagan, Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine at firstname.lastname@example.org
• If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine at the above address or email email@example.com. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
• You may request details of personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please email Acupuncture Tipperary – Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine at mbm21flanagan@yahoo..com
Cashel: Tues 1-10pm and
Thurles: Thurs 9-8pm and
For further information or to book your appointment, contact Michelle at 086 1562788.
Michelle Flanagan, BSC, Lic TCM, BTP, ABP
Member of Acupuncture Foundation of Professional Acupuncture
All services are 50 euro