Foundation’s Collection of Personal Information
Children under 13
We do not knowingly collect or solicit Personal Information from anyone under the age of 13 or knowingly allow such persons to register for the Blog of Use. If you are under 13, please do not attempt to register for the Blog or send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. No one under age 13 may provide any Personal Information to us through the Blog. In the event that we learn that we have collected Personal Information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under age 13, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE FOUNDATION IS NOT A MEDICAL PROVIDER NOR IS IT A “COVERED ENTITY” SUBJECT TO STATE OR FEDERAL LAWS GOVERNING THE PRIVACY OF MEDICAL RECORDS OR INFORMATION, INCLUDING THE HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT OF 1996, COMMONLY REFERRED TO AS “HIPAA”.
II. What Information do we Collect?
We receive and process personally identifiable and non personally-identifiable information from you to enable us to personalize and improve our Website services, communicate with users about the Blog, and allow users to set up a user account and profile that can be used to access additional Services and interact with our partners through the Blog. We collect the following types of information from our customers:
Personally Identifiable Information You Provide to Us
Healthwell or a third party service provider acting on our behalf (“Service Provider”), collects personal information from you when you choose to share it with us to create an online account with us, request information from us, sign up for newsletters or our email list, participate in a survey, or otherwise contact us. The personal information we collect may include your real name, user name, address, telephone number, and email address. We may combine your personal information with additional personal information and non-personal information we collect or receive about you from other online and offline sources. You can choose not to provide us with certain information, but then you may not be able to register with us or to take advantage of some of our features.
Forums, Blogs, Chat Rooms
If you use forums including blog and chat room features on this Blog, you should be aware that any content (personally identifiable information, images, captions, comments, etc.) you submit there can be read, collected, or used by other users of these forums, and could be used to send you unsolicited messages. We are not responsible for the personally identifiable information you choose to submit in these forums.
Information Collected From Other Sources
We may obtain information about you from other sources, including commercially available sources such as data aggregators and public databases. This information may include name, demographic information, updated contact information, interests, and publicly-observed data, such as from social media and online activity. We may combine this information with the information we collect from and about you to help us tailor our communications to you and to improve our services and products.
Non Personally-Identifiable Information
Non personally-identifiable information is information that you submit or we collect that, by itself, cannot be directly associated with you. This may include your gender, age, ZIP code, household income, household size, grade point average, test scores, and other information we collect from your use of the Blog. Non personally-identifiable information may also include information about your use of the Blog, about your computer and browsing habits (when unassociated with any personal information), such as your IP address, the domain name and browser that you use to access the internet, the pages that you visited on our Blog and the address of the Blog that you visited immediately prior to visiting our Blog.
We use non-personally identifiable information for research and statistical purposes, to remember your preferences, to provide our Services and our partners’ services to you, to communicate with you and to monitor and improve the quality of our information and website.
Automatically Collected Information
We may also use third party advertisements to support our Blog. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, log files, or local shared objects when they advertise on our Blog, which may send these advertisers information including your non-personal information.
Email and Other Communication
When you register for the first time on Real World Health Care, you will be automatically opted in to receive email notices, which may include notification if someone sends you a message or invites you to join a Real World Health Care list or group, new friend or follower requests, Real World Health Care newsletters and announcements, notification of new activity on your lists, and notices about public Real World Health Care activity by your friends or followers. We may receive a confirmation when you open an email from us. This confirmation helps us make emails more interesting and improve our service. If you do not want to receive email or other mail from us, please indicate your preference on your user profile page, and by emailing us at email@example.com.
III. HOW Real World Health Care USES Information
Real World Health Care or its Service Providers may use the information we collect from and about you for any of the following purposes:
- To provide services and communicate with you;
- To develop new products or services;
- To respond to your inquiries;
- To provide you with customized Blog content and information on the Blog or on other sites;
- To contact you with information, newsletters and promotional materials from Real World Health Care or on behalf of our partners and affiliates;
- To contact you when necessary;
- To review the usage and operations of our Blog and services and improve our Blog content, products and services;
- To address problems with the Blog, our business or our products and services;
- To manage our telecommunications networks;
- To protect the security or integrity of the Blog and our business; and
- As described to you at the point of data collection.
- We may contact you via email, telephone, text message, postal mail, or any other means of communication that you provide to us as a means of contacting you.
Real World Health Care’s Information Disclosure
We may share aggregate or anonymous non-personal information with third parties.
Transfers of Business Assets
We may send offers to certain users on behalf of other businesses. However, when we do so, we do not give the other business your name and address. If you do not wish to receive these offers, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Content that you voluntarily disclose on your profile or other publicly available portions of the Blog (including without limitation images, captions, and comments) can be collected and used by other users who may redistribute your content through the internet and other media channels. Additionally, if you sign into the Blog through a third party social networking site or service, your list of “friends” from that site or service may be automatically imported to the Blog, and such “friends,” if they are also registered users of the Blog, may be able to access and use certain non-public information you have entered in your Blog user profile. To request removal of your personal information from our public areas of our Blog, contact us at email@example.com. In some cases, we may not be able to remove your personal information, in which case we will let you know if we are unable to do so and why.
Social Media (Features) and Widgets
Protection of Real World Health Care and Others
We reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information that we reasonably believe is necessary to comply with law or court order; enforce or apply our conditions of use and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of Real World Health Care, our employees, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction.
With Your Consent
Except as set forth above, you will be notified when your Personal Information may be shared with third parties, and will be able to prevent the sharing of this information.
IV. how is Information protected by Real World Health Care?
Your account is protected by a password for your privacy and security. You need to prevent unauthorized access to your account and Personal Information by selecting and protecting your password and/or other sign-on mechanism appropriately and limiting access to your computer and browser by signing off after you have finished accessing your account. If you access your account via a third party site or service, you may have additional or different sign-on protections via that third party site or service.
We endeavor to protect the privacy of your account and other Personal Information we hold in our records, but we cannot guarantee complete security. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, malware and viruses, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time. In the event that we believe that the security of your Personal Information in our possession or control may have been compromised, we may seek to notify you of that development. If a notification is appropriate, we will endeavor to do so as promptly as possible under the circumstances, and, we may do so by email.
V. What Personal Information Can I Access?
To update your information stored by Real World Health Care, please resubmit your new contact information along with your interests in certain employment or educational opportunities. If the Blog uses an online account, you may sign in to your account and update your personal information. If you prefer that we no longer use your information to provide you with services, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. If you have any questions about viewing or updating information we have on file about you, please contact us at email@example.com.
The Foundation may periodically update this policy in response to new technologies, changes in applicable laws, or for any other reason in the Foundation’s sole discretion. If we decide to change this policy, we will post the updated policy here. If we change the policy in a material way, we will provide appropriate notice to you posted here, by email, or by means of a notice on our homepage.