Privacy Policy

OPZ Geel takes great care and attention to its website and strives to ensure that all information is as complete, correct, comprehensible, accurate and up-to-date as possible. Despite all efforts, information may no longer be current or accurate. If the information you find on this website is deficient, OPZ Geel will make every effort to rectify it as soon as possible. If you find any inaccuracies, please report them by sending an email to We aim to deal with your report as quickly as possible and will provide you with a response within 2 working days.
OPZ Geel also endeavours to prevent interruptions of a technical nature as much as possible. However, OPZ Geel cannot guarantee that the website is completely free of interruptions and other technical problems.


General character
All information on the OPZ Geel website is of a general nature unless expressly stated otherwise. The information is not adapted to circumstances specific to any person or entity. You should not regard this information as personal, professional or legal advice or its equivalent.


Hyperlinks and references
This site contains hyperlinks to websites of agencies and organisations, and to information resources operated by third parties. OPZ Geel has no technical or content control or authority over these sites and therefore cannot provide any guarantee as to the completeness or accuracy of the content or the availability of the websites and information sources.


Cookies are small data or text files installed on your computer or mobile device when you visit a website or use a (mobile) application. The cookie file contains a unique code that allows the server to recognise you when you visit the online service or during successive, repeated visits. Cookies may be set by the server of the website or application you visit, but also by third-party scripts that may or may not interact with this website or application. Cookies generally make interaction between the visitor and the website or application easier and faster and help the visitor navigate between different parts of a website or application. uses a functional cookie “PLL-language”. This cookie is used to remember your language choice the next time you visit this website.



Protection of personal data
OPZ Geel is committed to protecting your privacy.

If you register for OPZ Geel’s post-training activities (lunch causeries, evening seminars, study days) your personal data (name, first name, e-mail address and any contact details) are processed by the Communication Service. We need these data to keep track of the number of participants, to be able to notify you in the event of changes and to inform you of future OPZ Geel training activities.
Your personal data will always be processed under the responsibility of OPZ Geel, Dokter Sanodreef 4, 2440 Geel, telephone: 014 57 91 11, e-mail address:
Within the framework of the processing of personal data referred to in this form, you are always entitled to inspect your personal data free of charge. In the event that your personal data are incomplete and/or incorrect, you can have these incomplete and incorrect data corrected free of charge. In doing so, you can also request that we temporarily stop further processing your personal data (except in a number of legally defined cases) until we have checked the accuracy of your personal data. In any case, your personal data will not be kept longer than necessary for the purposes described in this form. To exercise the above rights, please contact the Communications Department by calling 014 57 91 98 or 014 57 92 24.


Data Protection Officer (DPO)
For additional questions about your rights and all other matters concerning the processing of your personal data within OPZ Geel, you can also contact our Data Protection Officer, the Information Security and Data Protection Staff Officer, at the telephone number 014 57 92 34 or via the e-mail address This officer independently monitors compliance with privacy legislation within OPZ Geel.
Should you believe that OPZ Geel is not processing your personal data lawfully and in accordance with legal requirements, you also have the right at all times to lodge a complaint with the Data Protection Authority (contact details available at In case of complaints, however, we recommend contacting our Data Protection Officer first. Often, any problems or misunderstandings will thus be easily resolved.
If you agree to OPZ Geel processing your personal data for the purposes described in this form, please provide your contact details (surname, first name, e-mail address, possibly the name of your organisation, contact details and whether you are a doctor).
If you have given your consent but subsequently change your mind, you will always be able to withdraw your consent by notifying OPZ Geel.