When a person creates his/her own profile, the Foundation myvaccines gathers the users' personal even sensitive data that allow to identify users (name, surname, birthdate, address). The Foundation has given mandate to Arpage AG to manage such data in a safe manner. The Foundation is very attentive to the federal rules concerning data protection; when a new profile is created, every user receives a comprehensive information sheet on which he/she asked to give his/her explicit consent. What is gathered is data needed to create and manage the vaccinations record as well as to identify the user, i.e. essentially the user's personal data. In addition to the personal data also data concerning vaccinations are gathered. Only the data concerning vaccinations can be analysed for statistical or informational reasons and strictly in an anonymized manner, The personnel and third parties entrusted with the processing of the data are held to very strict confidentiality regulations.
Please be advised that the Foundation myvaccines has no way of interfering with the relationship between the users and the health-care professionals. Hence, the health service providers themselves must obtain the necessary informed consent from the users for the purposes of data processing, data validation and recording into the system the data concerning their own patients or of the persons calling on them. The Foundation is not in any way liable for any in-conveniences or for direct or indirect damages related to any data processing in connection with obtaining the informed consent and to the processing of the data of users who call on their health service providers for the use of www.myvaccines.ch.
If you have questions related to the processing of your data, access to your data or update and modification to those data you may address your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org