個人情報保護方針

【To protect your privacy】

Cornea Center & Eye Bank is concerned about privacy issues. This statement demonstrates our commitment to respect and protect privacy of our eye donors, their families and patients and describes our practices in connection with information that we collect through our internet website.

【How do we handle personal information?】

1. Cornea Center & Eye Bank will never collects, use and manage personal information that we obtain for any other purposes unrelated to our business.
2. We will take security measures to protect personal information being illegally accessed, lost, or altered.

【How do we use personal information collected online?】

We will never provide the personal information of the users, which includes our patients or potential eye donors on the donor registry, to third parties without consent of the users. When totalized and analyzed personal information is used in order to improve the usability of the website, only the aggregate information may be used by Tokyo Dental College Ichikawa General Hospital; any personally identifiable information will never be disclosed to or used by third parties.

【Disclosing and providing personal information to third parties】

Cornea Center & Eye Bank will not disclose or provide personal information collected online to third parties without consent of the users or family members except when we are requested to do so by a governmental or law enforcement authority. Even when valid reasons mentioned above are applicable, we will try to make an agreement with the third party about sharing and handling of personal information to protect our user’s privacy.

【IP Address】

When a user visits our website, an IP Address is identified and logged automatically in our server log file. Collecting IP Address is a standard practice on the Internet and is necessary to maintain the server function. We understand that an assigned IP Address usually is not linked to a particular individual. The IP Address and domain data collected through our website will never be provided to third parties.

【Cookies】

A cookie is a persistent file that is sent from a website to be placed to a website visitor’s computer through the browser. The cookie file is sent back to the server, when the user returns to that website, to notify the website of the identity of the user or more tailored information about website usage. The Cornea Center & Eye Bank website does not use cookies to prevent the user’s browsing activities from being recorded without the user’s awareness.

【Changes to this Privacy Policy】

We may make necessary updates on this privacy policy in line with advancement of technology or changing security demands. Please be advised that any changes made to our privacy policy will become effective when posted on our Web Site.