1. What information is collected on the Site?
Collection of Your Personal Information
Information Sent to Us by Your Browser
Certain information about your computer hardware and software is automatically collected when you use the Site. Such information may include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, pages within our Site that you visit, how long you stay on our Site and pages, the identity of your Internet Service Provider, the name and version of your operating system and referring sites. This information cannot be used to personally identify you unless you identify yourself to us. We collect this information to learn what pages and content are most valuable to our users and to improve the Site.
Like most sites, HealthInfoNet may use “cookies,” “pixel tags,” web beacons,” and other technologies to collect information about your use of the Site. A cookie is a file placed on your computer by a web server, using functions provided by your web browser. Cookies help you personalize your online experience and you save you time. For example, if you fill out a form on our Site, cookies can help pre-fill certain information the next time you visit our Site. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can generally change your browser settings to prevent these cookies from collecting your personal information. Disabling cookies does not necessarily disable the use of pixel tags, web beacons and other technologies that collect information about your use of the Site.
2. How does HealthInfoNet use the information it collects?
In generally, we use the information collected on the Site to support and improve the operation of our Site and to provide users with the services they have requested.
With respect to personal information collected on the Site, HealthInfoNet uses such information to provide users with the services they have requested. For example, Personal information entered into one of our secure forms, which includes our HealthInforNet System Opt-out form and Opt-in forms and ouraudit request formis used to process your request as set forth in the applicable form.
If you have provided us with personal information, we may use this to make you aware of new services HealthInfoNet is offering or to ask your opinion on surveys.
3. Does HealthInfoNet share information with third parties?
We may share your information with trusted third party service providers to help us with management and operation of the Site, communications activities, web analysis, customer support and other important services. Although these third party service providers may not be affiliated with HealthInfoNet, they have agreed to maintain the confidentiality of your information and are not authorized to discuss, disclose or make any use of your personal information except as necessary to provide such services.
We do not sell, rent, or lease our user lists to third parties, however we may contact you on behalf of a trusted business partner of ours.
We and our third party service providers may disclose specific individual information if we or they reasonably believe that it is necessary to: (i) investigate any suspected misuse of the Site; (ii) comply with applicable federal, state or local laws, rules, regulations or orders; (iii) to protect or defend the rights, property and interests of HealthInfoNet, our users, or the interests of our third party service providers; or (iv) under exigent circumstances, to protect the personal safety of users of the Site or the public.
Your information will be held by us for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected, for the settlement of any potential disputes that may be raised or otherwise in accordance with legal requirements.
Your information may be transferred to another entity that succeeds to all or part of HealthInfoNet’s business in connection with a sale, reorganization, consolidation or merger.
4. What security measures does HealthInfoNet Use to safeguard personal information?
We adhere to industry standard practices and use industry standard technologies to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We protect your personally identifiable information you provide us on private servers located in a secured and controlled, secure environment. Certain forms on the Site that collect personal information, such as our opt-out, opt-in and audit request forms, use a secured HTTPS connection only.
Although we use measures to help protect your information against unauthorized access, use or disclosure, we cannot guarantee the security of information provided over the Internet or stored in our databases. Your transmissions are, therefore, at your own risk.
5. Links to Third Party Sites.
Our Site may include links to third party sites (“Third Party Sites”), which are included to serve as a resource for our users. Links to any Third Party Sites are not intended to be and should not be interpreted as endorsements of the Third Party Sites or their respective policies or practices. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of such Third Party Sites so that you understand how those web sites collect, use and share your information. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or other content on Third Party Sites.
7. Governing Law.
9. How to Contact Us if You Have a Question or Complaint.