Privacy policy of the European Hip Center

General information

Your contact person for all your questions, requests or complaints about the processing of your personal data at European Hip Center:

Name: Gina Schorreels

Contact details:

You can also contact us via our general e-mail address, or by phone: 014/545.244.

European Hip Center processes the personal data of natural persons in the context of its activities.

European Hip Center pursues a strict privacy policy in accordance with the GDPR regulations.

Which personal details will be processed by the European Hip Center?

European Hip Center processes the personal data that is required for carrying out its activities. This could be, for example, your name, first name and contact details, but also the communication between you and European Hip Center as your current or potential care or service provider.

From time to time, and if necessary, European Hip Center will process personal data that is sensitive within the meaning of the GDPR.

Legal basis and purposes of the processing

Processing in the context of the intended or ongoing agreements is the major legal basis for data processing by European Hip Center and its members.

Processing in the context of the intended or ongoing agreements is the major legal basis for data processing by European Hip Center and its members.

European Hip Center obtains the personal data it processes (directly) from the natural persons themselves. It goes without saying that we will never abuse this data.

Protection of personal data

European Hip Center safeguards the integrity, security and confidentiality of personal data, in terms of both technology and from an organisational point of view. European Hip Center stores important/sensitive personal data on its own secured servers or on the secured servers of third parties.

Processing by / transfer to external partners

First of all, European Hip Center processes the personal data itself (both internally and externally for information and communication purposes). European Hip Center and its members only pass data on to third parties if this is necessary. Naturally, only the data that is strictly necessary is communicated.

Your rights on the basis of the GDPR

European Hip Center guarantees that you, as a concerned natural person, can exercise the rights granted to you under the GDPR (information, access, copy, correction, rectification, the right ‘to be forgotten’, limitation of, and objection to the processing and/or transferability of data).

You can exercise your rights free of charge and electronically via the above-mentioned contact details. European Hip Center may charge you an administrative fee in the event of excessive demands.


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Do you have a complaint or a question about your personal data?

Your contact person at European Hip Center has already been indicated above. You can also submit complaints to the supervisory authority. In Belgium, this is the Data Protection Authority or GBA ( That is the new name for the privacy committee. You can also always bring a case to the national court.

This statement was last updated on May 18, 2020.

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