Last updated: August 23, 2012
Purpose of Policy
What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you submit information on this website, send an email from this website, respond to a survey or communication, submit an inquiry such as email, or participate in another website function or feature.
When you submit an inquiry or contact our Patient Services department, we may ask you for your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information, or other information. You may, however, visit our website without providing such information.
Like many websites, we use "cookies" or other technology to enhance your experience and gather information about visitors and visits to our websites. Please refer to the "Do we use 'cookies'?" section below for information about cookies and related technology and how we use them.
How do we use your information?
To personalize your website experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you may be most interested.
To allow us to better serve you in responding to your customer service requests.
To quickly process your transactions and communicate with you regarding your payments.
To prevent fraud and bill you for your purchases.
To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other website feature.
To comply with valid legal procedures, requirements, regulations or statutes.
How do we protect visitor and customer information?
Do we use "cookies"?
We may contract with third-party service providers to assist us in better understanding our website visitors. These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. If you turn cookies off, you may not have access to features that make your website experience more efficient and some of our services may not function properly.
Do we disclose the information we collect to outside parties?
How can you opt-out of receiving email communications?
You may opt out of receiving email marketing communications related to products offered through this website.
Please note that we may maintain information about sales or other transactions in order to service those transactions and for record keeping.
How do we protect the privacy of children?
This website is not directed at nor targeted to children. Users of this website must be at least 18 years old. We do not use this website to knowingly solicit personal information from or market to anyone under the age of eighteen. Children under the age of 18 should not use our website without obtaining prior parental consent. Our goal is to comply with laws and regulations relating to the collection and use of information from children, including the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), if and to the extent that such laws may be applicable to the operation of this website. If you believe that we have received information from a child or other person protected under such laws, please notify us immediately at email@example.com and we will take reasonable steps to remove such information from our databases.
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Changes to our policy
We never use or install spyware on your computer, nor do we use spyware to retrieve information from your computer.
In the event that we distribute newsletters or other related feeds, we collect email addresses and may collect zip codes and other information of all users who subscribe to these publications. Anyone who wishes to stop receiving this newsletter can, at any time unsubscribe.
Through your use of the website, we may also gather certain information that does not identify you individually (“Anonymous Information”). Generally, this information is collected through “traffic data” and may involve the use of “Cookies,” “IP Addresses” or other numeric codes used to identify a computer.
Use of Anonymous Information
We use Anonymous Information to help us determine how people use parts of the website and who our customers/readers/visitors are so we can improve our website and ensure that it is as appealing as we can make it for as many people as possible. We may also use or share Anonymous Information (or other information, other than personal information) in any other manner that we deem appropriate or necessary.
Internet Protocol Addresses
An Internet Protocol Address (“IP Address”) is a number that automatically identifies the computer or machine that you are using to access the Internet. The address enables our server to send you the web pages that you want to visit. It may disclose the server
The importance of security for all personal information associated with you is of utmost concern to us. We exercise great care in providing secure transmission of your information from your PC to our server. Personal information collected by our website is stored in secure operating environments that are not available to the public. We employ the use of built-in firewalls (a combination of computer hardware and software) to keep unauthorized users from accessing information through our computer network. Only those employees who need access to your personal information in order to do their jobs are allowed access, each having signed confidentiality agreements. Any employee who violates our privacy and/or security policies is subject to disciplinary action, including possible termination and civil and/or criminal prosecution.
We aim to protect and keep confidential all information which is voluntarily provided to Nationwide Medical, Inc. through this website, and to treat such information we received through the website or via email. If you wish, you may contact us instead by telephone at (877) 307-2727.
Questions and feedback
We welcome your questions, comments, and concerns about privacy. Please send us any and all feedback pertaining to privacy, or any other issue to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Regulatory Affairs & Compliance Team at Nationwide Medical, Inc.
29903 Agoura Rd., Suite 120
Agoura Hills, CA 91301
Online Policy Only
Notice of Privacy Practices
Nationwide Medical, Inc. maintains a separate Notice of Privacy Practices document that describes how we use and disclose protected health information; the individual’s rights to access, to request amendments, restrictions, and an accounting of disclosures of protected health information; and the procedures for filing complaints. You may click here to view the Notice of Privacy Practices.