Privacy policy


Health Curator is a service and health app wherein a website is evaluated by the community of Internet users. In order to evaluate a service, registration is required.

Any content will be public and not anonymous, your username will be linked to the content logged by you and posted at the same time as this content.

You can decide to consult the opinions of the evaluated health websites or mobile apps, in this case no prior registration is necessary.

The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform individuals about the platform's collection, processing and protection of information; namely: what information we collect, for what purposes and for what use.

This privacy policy will be reviewed regularly to reflect the updated practices of Health Curator.

Voluntary collection of personal information

Health Curator collects personal information only when it is voluntarily provided to evaluate health mobile Apps or websites. The information collected mainly relates to the details necessary for communication and identification to ensure a transparent and verifiable evaluation, such as names, telephone numbers, email addresses, qualifications. The registration system can be done via the Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+ platforms.

All personal information provided voluntarily to Health Curator by users and visitors is kept in strict confidence. These are processed by the Health On the Net Foundation, publisher of Health Curator, and only for the purpose stated in the collection, which is provided for by Swiss law or if ever circumstance dictates it, in accordance with the principles of good faith and proportionality. This information is stored in the Health Curator database. Health Curator is managed by the Health On the Net (HON) Foundation and therefore the staff of the HON Foundation. Only Health Curator personnel, and only for the duration of their contract, can access this information stored in the Health Curator database. Health Curator will require individuals to explicitly consent to the use of their personal information for purposes other than those for which they were provided.


Right to verify and delete your personal data

You have the right to ask Health Curator to hold personal information about you, to ensure that it is correct and to have access to it as required by law. In order to protect your privacy, we take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting you access and modification of your personal data. At any time, you may choose to refuse to collect, use and disclose your personal information, subject to reasonable notice and applicable law.


Removing and storing personal data

The information collected by Health Curator will be deleted from the Health Curator database if you request it or in the event that the reason for data collection has ended.


Use of technical data


Health Curator uses the content management platform October and thus, session and authentication cookies are used. This are the only cookies Health Curator uses.

Most browsers offer to refuse cookies. You can also delete cookies already saved on your computer. All cookies have a default expiration date, but you can manage and empty the storage. Different browsers can use different methods of disabling cookies. Please follow the instructions below, provided by the browsers, in order to configure your settings.


No other cookies are used and Health Curator uses only local storage of information.

Health Curator does not use GoogleAnalytics.


Disclosure of information to third parties

Health Curator does not share, lease, sell or market personal information to third parties and personal information will be kept confidential, unless otherwise agreed or as required by law. No third party has access to the Health Curator database.


Links to third parties

This Privacy Policy applies only to Health Curator sites and related tools.

Other sites may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information from you. We encourage you to always read the privacy statement of any website or mobile app that you visit. Health curator and HON are not responsible of the third party websites or mobile apps that you access via Health Curator.


Applicable laws

Health Curator complies with Swiss privacy principles and is committed to respecting Swiss laws on the protection of personal data, in particular, the Federal Data Protection Act of 19 June 1992.


Language of this Privacy Policy

This privacy policy was originally created in French. If any translation has been done by yourself, you agree that the English version of this Privacy Policy will be binding in your relationship between Health Curator and you. For any contradiction between the French version and the translated version, the French version will prevail.


Changes to this privacy policy

This Privacy Policy may be amended from time to time. We recommend that you check this information regularly.


Contact Us


If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy policy, please do not hesitate to contact us at : .

For any additional information about the confidentiality of your data, you can send us an email at dpo@healthonnet.org.

Date of creation of this page : July 2017

Date de last modification : October 2017




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