World Laparoscopy Hospital is a nonprofit super specialty academic medical institute that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education in Minimal Access Surgery. WLH was established in 2001 as a center of excellence, to provide advanced surgical treatment through minimal access surgery. The WLH is recognized worldwide as today's reference training center in minimally access surgery.
World Laparoscopy Hospital is Superpecialized International Centre of Minimal Access Surgery.
Protecting your privacy is important to us. Please take a few moments to review this Policy.
1. What information is being collected and how is it used?
When you visit this site to access www.laparoscopyhospital.com you are either a registered or non registered user depending on where you are located. There are various sections of the website, for which we collect different information. What we collect and how this is used is as follows:
1.1 Non Registered Users
If you are able to access www.laparoscopyhospital.com content without registering as you browse the website, we collect information about your use of the site. Essentially which pages you have visited. We will not be able to identify who you are from the information we store- see point 3 below.
1.2 Registered Users
Should you be required to register, all information we collect about you will be as indicated and will be used to ensure that you can obtain access, either for a subscription period or for so long as we deem it appropriate to keep access open (i.e where a subscription is not purchased and access is available) and to also learn about users of our site. If you are purchasing a subscription to any www.laparoscopyhospital.com product or service, we then use this information to set up a customer number and username and generally fulfil our obligations to you. You will also be asked if you wish to receive general marketing information from the World Laparoscopy Hospital and if you do not you can ‘opt out’ of receiving this. You will also be given an opportunity to ‘opt out’ of this on each occasion we contact you thereafter. For the World Laparoscopy Hospital and other third parties you will be given an opportunity to opt into receiving such marketing communications.
1.3. What else do we collect when you use our website
Each time you use the internet, an IP address is assigned to your computer via the internet service provider. This number may either be the same or different each time. Each time your computer requests information from our website, we log your IP address on our server. We may use this in order to gather information about the website traffic. Whether you are a registered user or not, our web server collects certain information such as (a) IP address; (b) host names (c) domain name (d) time and date information as requested (e) the browser version and platform when it is requested, (f) a record of which pages have been requested.
1.4 What else do we use personal information for?
Other than for fulfilling our obligations to you (where these exist), and as otherwise set out in this policy, on some occasions we use the information provided to produce aggregate statistics in relation to pages being accessed. We may also use it to monitor usage patterns on the website in order to improve navigation and design features to help you get information more easily. This information is collected to provided to us as daily logged files. In order to help us develop the website and our services, we may provide such aggregate information to third parties. The statistics however will not include any information that can be used to identify any individual.
2. To whom will personal information be disclosed?
Unless you have agreed, we will not disclose your personal data to any third party other than our contractors who must keep this date secure and confidential.
3. How long do we keep the information we collect?
We keep your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfil our obligations to you and protect our legal interests. This will never be longer than five years from the end of your subscription period from when you last accessed the site.
4. Can you change information we hold about you?
Where you have provided us with an email address or any information which becomes outdated, you should inform us by using the contact form on the website or updating your details. You must be logged in to access the Member Login.
5. How is personal information stored and protected?
Your personal data is stored by us in electronic and paper-based form. Website usage information is stored electronically.
The information we collect about people visiting the site is stored in secure environments that are not available to any other individual or party. We have mechanisms in place to protect data. One such mechanism is called a “firewall”. A firewall is a barrier that allows only authorised traffic through. It safeguards our computer systems and your information. We also use system and application logs to track all access. We review these logs periodically and investigate any anomalies or discrepancies. We understand that the security of your information is important to you. We also understand that our continued success as a publisher on the web, relies on our ability to communicate with you in a secure manner. We adhere to the highest standards of decency, fairness, and integrity in our operations. We use several measures to authenticate your identity when you visit our site. We also take steps to protect your information as it travels the internet, and to make sure all information is as secure as possible against unauthorised access and use (for example, by hackers). We review our security measures regularly. Despite our best efforts, and the best efforts of other firms, “perfect security” does not exist on the internet, or anywhere else. As a result, whilst we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot warrant the security of the information you transmit to us online. You therefore do so at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best efforts to ensure its security on our system.
You should not share your user name and password with other people. If you think you might lose or forget these identifiers, write them down and keep each in a separate place. Our Director Dr. R. K. Mishra is one of the most experienced professor of laparoscopic and robotic surgery who has trained more than 6,500 surgeon and gynaecologist from more than 138 countries. He has 15 year experience of teaching laparoscopic surgery. He is Chairman SMVD Medical College and Hospital, Gurugram, India. He is Professor of Minimal Access Surgery in TGO University and his endeavor of starting unique university program was started in Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, U. K. with Professor Sir Alfred Cuschieri. He did his Master degree in Minimal Access Surgery (M.MAS) from United Kingdom. During his work in United Kingdom Dr. Mishra has discovered the optimum shadow casting illumination technique to improve the task performance of laparoscopic surgery and his research is now used by eleven laparoscopic instrument companies to make ideal shadow casting telescope. This original research of shadow in laparoscopy was published in Archive of Surgery.
Any email between you and World Laparoscopy Hospital is not encrypted.
10. Your Consent
World Laparoscopy Hospital
Cyber City, DLF Phase II,
Gurugram, NCR Delhi, India,122 002
PHONES: For Training: +919811416838, For Treatment: +919811912768
For General Enquiry: +91(0)124-2351555
Date Modified: August 6, 2015