Health Recruitment Specialists is committed to the new privacy provisions in the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000.
Health Recruitment Specialists respects individuals’ rights to security, privacy and service in relation to the manner in which we utilise their personal information.  We will ensure that all our clients and candidates are treated with respect and guaranteed the levels of privacy they expect. We guarantee that:

1. Collection

We will only request Personal Information that is pertinent to the transaction.  When you do provide us with such information, we guarantee to protect that information and protect against security breaches.  We will store and process that information on our secure database in order to meet your personal needs.

2. Use and disclosure

We will not divulge any information we gather from you as a client or candidate to any Third Party without your prior consent.

3. Data quality

We will endevour to take all reasonable steps to ensure that the Personal Information we collect, use or disclose is accurate, complete and current.

4. Data security

We will ensure that all Personal Information is protected from misuse, unauthorised access, modification or disclosure.  We will destroy personal information that is no longer relevant.

5. Openness

We will take reasonable steps to provide an individual with details of personal information being held by us upon written request

6. Access to Personal Information

A right of access is available to you regarding Personal Information held, by way of a written request addressed to Health Recruitment Specialists.  We will provide this access within 30 days of this written request.

7. Anonymity

We will give candidates the option of not identifying themselves when forwarding their details to us, wherever it is lawful and practicable.

8. International disclosure

We will not transfer Personal Information about an individual to someone who is in a foreign country, unless we have the written consent of that individual.

9. Sensitive information

We will only collect sensitive information about a candidate or client with consent.

We will only deal with business partners who are prepared to agree to the Health Recruitment Specialists Privacy Policy in matters where our customers may be involved.