MedEvent Web Site Privacy Policy

Introduction

The Privacy Policy for the MedEvent Group Inc.'s Web site has been created to disclose our practices in gathering, using and disclosing personal information. Personal information is information about a person that includes identifying information about that person. Although there are links from this site to other Web sites, this Privacy Policy applies only to this site.

Openness

We follow a general policy of openness regarding our privacy practices. This Privacy Policy sets out the fair information practices that govern the collection, maintenance, use and disclosure of personal information regarding visitors who use this site.

Revisions to the Privacy Policy

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time as we add new features or as laws change that may affect our services.

Collection of Personal Information

Except as disclosed in this Policy or as disclosed on other pages in this site where information may be collected, we do not collect personal information about visitors to this Site other than general site usage statistics.

Use Of Google Analytics

Google Analytics™ may be used to analyze traffic on this site. Google Analytics doesn't store or create individual profiles for visitors; and does not have have a database of individual profiles for each visitor. Google Analytics only collects aggregate data. For more information about Google Analytics privacy policy, you may visit their website at http://www.google.com/privacy.html. If you are using Internet Explorer 8, you can block website analytic software by using InPrivate mode.

Cookies

We may place Internet cookies on computer hard drives. Internet cookies save data about individuals, such as their name, user-name and the pages they visit on our site. When a visitor with one of our cookies on his or her computer revisits our site, we are able to recognize that computer and tailor our site to be more helpful and efficient for that visitor. You may have software on your computer that will allow you to decline or deactivate Internet cookies, but if you do so, some features of this Site may not work properly for you.

Visitor /Customer Requests for Information

If you ask a question or make a request through this Web site, we may store your message and our response. We may also use this information, and any information you give to us in response to a survey on the site, to send you information about health-related newsletters, promotional events and upcoming programs that we think you might be interested in; notices of enhancements to our services and additional surveys.

Use and Disclosure of Personal Information

We do not sell or rent personal information, ever. We do not use or disclose personal information obtained through this site except as expressly described in this Policy. No patient identifying information will be shared or transmitted on this site.

Disclosures. We may disclose personal, non-medical information to any person performing an audit, legal, operational or other services for us. Whenever possible, we will require any recipient of personal information for these purposes to agree in writing to use the information only for the purpose for which it was disclosed and to destroy or return it when no longer needed for that purpose. We may disclose personal information when required to do so by a subpoena, court order, or search warrant. Except when deemed by us to be infeasible, we will notify the individual of a subpoena, court order or search warrant for the individual information, by e-mail using the e-mail address (if any) that the individual provided to us. We may disclose personal information as we deem appropriate to protect the safety of an individual or for an investigation related to public safety or to report an activity that appears to be in violation of law. We may disclose personal information to protect the security and reliability of this Web site, and to take precautions against liability.

Children

We do not intend to collect personal information from children under age 13 and in any event will not do so without the permission of the child’s parent or guardian. No information collected from users under the age of 13 is used for any marketing or promotional purposes whatsoever.

Questions, Complaints or Requests to Change Information

If at any time you wish to contact us with a question or complaint, you may do so by contacting us by e-mail, telephone, fax, or U.S. Mail. We encourage you to contact us with any suggestions for improving our Web site so that we can better serve you in the future. Thank you for visiting.

Advertising Policy

Advertisement and Sponsorship Identification. To help our consumers distinguish advertisements from health information, advertisements and sponsorships are clearly identified as being separate from our consumer health information.

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