Last update: 24 March 2023
Information Automatically Collected and Stored
During your visit to the European mHealth Innovation and Knowledge Hub website, we collect and store the following information: the Internet Protocol address from which you access the Internet (IP), the date and time you stay at our website, the Internet address from which you directly get on our website, the name of the file or the words searched and the web browser used to access our website. This information is statistically processed by the European mHealth Innovation and Knowledge Hub EHTEL and I~HD and is solely used in order to improve our website. This information is never provided to third parties.
Cookies are small files transferred to a computer’s hard disk by an Internet website. They allow the server to ‘remember’ specific information from the visit. The European mHealth Innovation and Knowledge Hub website utilises cookies in order to facilitate the use of this website’s dynamic characteristics. These cookies are solely linked to the identification of log in and language. You can decide to activate or not the approval or disapproval of cookies in your browser. You can also configure it in order to be warned before approving them. If you do not want cookies activated, you can visit the European mHealth Innovation and Knowledge Hub website, but characteristics dependent on cookies may not be used. For further information, you can read our Cookies Policy.
Collecting and Processing Personal Data
During your visit to the European mHealth Innovation and Knowledge Hub website, we collect and process personal data. In cases when the collection of personal data through email or questionnaires is required to access the European mHealth Innovation and Knowledge Hub website and services, only those data that are strictly necessary will be requested in order to be able to answer your queries, make it possible for you to participate in any project or adequately inform you about any service.
This information will be processed in accordance with the following current laws:
– Act of 30 July 2018 on the Protection of Natural Persons with regard to the Processing of Personal Data (30 Juillet 2018 – Loi relative à la protection des personnes physiques à l’égard des traitements de données à caractère personnel);
– Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data;
In compliance with the provisions of Articles 13 and 14 of the Regulation (EU) 2016/679, we inform you of the following:
- The European Health Telematics Association (EHTEL) and the European Institute for Innovation through Health Data (i~HD) are Joint Data Controllers of the European mHealth Knowledge and Innovations Hub.
- (i) The personal data you provide will be used to meet the requests for consultation submitted, and to inform you of the services offered by the European mHealth Knowledge and Innovations Hub, being stored for as long as necessary to comply with legal obligations stipulated. (ii) Your data will not be passed on to third parties without a legal obligation to do so. (iii) The legal basis of this processing is based on the legitimate interest of EHTEL and I~HD in serving the people who visit the website (answering requests, complaints, incidences) or to analyse the use thereof. This is in addition to your consent to the processing of the information derived from the cookies implanted in the website or from other legitimate bases referring to the various services provided through the website, and which are described in the corresponding web pages.
Questions and concerns
You may also write to the following address:
The European Institute for Innovation through Health Data (i~HD)
c/o Dept. Medical Informatics & Statistics
Ghent University Hospital
Building 5K3, 5th floor, Entrance 42
C. Heymanslaan 10, 9000 Gent, Belgium
168, avenue de Tervuren, box 2
Please note that you always have the right to lodge a complaint with the Belgian Privacy Commission at email@example.com should you be unhappy with how we have handled your requests or any of your personal data.
The i~HD Privacy Notice is available through the following access link here.
The EHTEL Privacy Privacy Notice is available through the following access link here.