"Cookies" give users of the Queensland Country Health Fund website a unique, random identification, by storing small text files onto your computer’s hard drive with your internet browser, allowing us to see certain activities on our site.
As you browse our website, advertising Cookies will be placed on your computer so that we can understand what you are interested in. Our display advertising partners, then enable us to present you with retargeting advertising on other sites based on your previous interaction with Queensland Country Health Fund’s website.
The techniques used by Google do not collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address or telephone number.
In addition to Google, Queensland Country Health Fund also utilise Cookies relating to Facebook advertising. These Cookies are used by Facebook to assist Queensland Country deliver relevant advertising to you on Facebook, or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising, after visiting the Health Fund’s website.
Further information regarding how Facebook use Cookie can be viewed on their website https://www.facebook.com/policy/cookies/.
Of course, you are free to change your web browser’s preferences or settings to prevent the acceptance of Cookies from the Queensland Country Health Fund website.
Third party websites
The Queensland Country Health Fund website contains links to the websites of third party providers of goods and services ("Third Party websites"). If you have accessed Third Party websites through the Queensland Country Health Fund website and if those third parties collect information about you, we may also collect or have access to that information as part of the Health Fund’s arrangements with those third parties. Third Party websites should contain their own privacy statements and those third parties are responsible for their own privacy practices
For statistical purposes, we can collect information on website activity (such as the number of users who visit the website, the date and time of visits, the number of pages viewed, navigation patterns, what country and what systems users have used to access the site and, when entering the Health Fund’s website from another website, the address of that website) through the use of 'Cookies'. This information, on its own, does not identify you personally but could provide Queensland Country Health Fund with statistics that we can use to analyse and improve our website.
This information is retained by us for the purposes of analysis to help us improve our services, to assist us in diagnosing problems with our server and in the administration of our website.
No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities. We will not disclose information which might identify an individual machine. We do not collect information about anyone's political or religious beliefs, ethnic background or sexual preferences.
Acceptance and changes to statement
Queensland Country Health Fund may make changes to this statement from time to time for any reason. We will publish those changes on our website.