1. How we collect information about you.
A. We may collect technical information.
Our Website’s server and management system routinely collects information about the origin and site navigation of visitors to this Website. This data might include technical information (e.g., your processor type, processor speed, operating system type, browser type, audio devices, modem devices, video cards, page views, and protocol address). Collected technical information is not linked to any of your personal identifying information. Eappen Clinic may use this information to manage or modify this Website.
B. We may collect personal information.
Eappen Clinic only collects personally identifiable information if you expressly provide it to us.
2. How we use your information.
A. We may use personally identifiable information.
Eappen Clinic may use personally identifiable information that you share with us as follows. We may use it: (1) if you elect to receive information about Eappen Clinic’s programs, items, or services, to provide you with such information, including for our own marketing and promotional materials; (2) to improve this Website; and (3) to create non-personal summary or aggregate data for business analysis, market analysis, communications management, research, planning, and other lawful purposes. We will never sell or lease your information.
B. You may opt-out of communications from us.
If you no longer wish to receive our marketing or promotional communications, please contact us with your request. We will respect your wish to opt-out of communications.
3. Do not provide us with your PHI.
A. We take confidentiality and privacy seriously.
B. We have no affirmative duty to monitor the information that you provide.
Other than as necessary to schedule an appointment or submit an inquiry through any HIPAA-compliant third-party vendor’s portal, it is important that you not use, provide, transmit, store, or disclose any PHI through our Website. We have no affirmative duty to monitor the sensitivity or type of the data that you might provide, transmit, store, or disclose while using this Website. If we have actual knowledge that you are using, providing, transmitting, storing, or disclosing PHI through our Website, we may revoke your access to the Website and its Content.
C. You indemnify us against damages from your sharing of PHI.
4. This Website is not intended for children under the age of 18.
This Website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of eighteen, and we do not collect personally identifiable information from any person whom we know to be under the age of eighteen. If we inadvertently come to possess personally identifiable information about a child under the age of eighteen, we will not knowingly disclose that information to any third party.
5. Security of third-party Websites.
6. How we monitor social media.
Eappen Clinic may be active on social media, and we encourage your participation in our social media channels. This may include our blog(s), Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, LinkedIn, and other channels (collectively, our “social media”). We may expand or narrow our available social media channels without notice, and this policy applies to our activities on any social media outlet, on this Website, and on those websites and social media accounts that you access through our affiliates.
Your participation in our social media channels demonstrates your agreement that Eappen Clinic may monitor and remove any postings or Content that, in its sole discretion, we deem to be inappropriate.
A. Our social media activity does not constitute health advice.
Our social media postings and Content do not constitute medical or healthcare advice, and they are not a substitute for the advice of a licensed healthcare professional who is familiar with your health history. Even if the posting user is a licensed healthcare professional, their comments should not be construed as personal health advice. If you have a medical concern, you should always personally consult with a healthcare provider. Please contact us directly to schedule an appointment. In an emergency, you should call 911.
B. We prohibit certain Content on our social media.
Your activity on Eappen Clinic’s social media is public, and information shared on social media often cannot be un-shared. Your decision to post something may be irrevocable, or incapable of being undone. Please be cautious to not disclose personally identifiable information, such as your location, medical history, or financial information.
Accordingly, you alone are responsible for your activity on Eappen Clinic’s social media. You specifically agree not to: (1) misrepresent yourself or use another person’s identity; (2) engage in harassment, defamation, personal attacks, spam, offensive Content, or illegal activities; or (3) publish illegal, obscene, defamatory, threatening, unlawful, disruptive, profane, harassing, or abusive Content.
C. We have no duty to monitor our social media accounts.
Eappen Clinic may, but has no affirmative duty to, oversee its social media accounts. Your use signifies your understanding that Eappen Clinic may monitor, prohibit, restrict, block, suspend, terminate, or delete your access to its social media at any time. We may review, edit, and/or delete anything you publish on its social media without notice and in our sole discretion.
D. Visitors may reproduce postings on our social media.
If you post Content on Eappen Clinic’s social media, you provide us with a non-exclusive, royalty-free, and worldwide license to reproduce, distribute, edit, reformat, publish, or display the Content for any purpose. You acknowledge that Eappen Clinic cannot and does not control the conduct of other visitors to its social media, who may reproduce visitors’ posts without permission.
The opinions expressed by individuals who are unaffiliated with Eappen Clinic do not reflect the opinions of Eappen Clinic.
8. Not subject to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).
The European Union (“EU”) has adopted the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”). The GDPR is an expansive data privacy and protection framework of laws designed to protect the personal data of individuals located in the EU. The GDPR applies to an entity that maintains an establishment in the EU if it processes personal data in the context of that EU establishment.
Eappen Clinic neither maintains an establishment in the EU nor conducts any form of an effective or real exercise of activity through stable arrangements. Likewise, Eappen Clinic does not conduct any processing activities related to any offering of goods or services to data subjects in the EU, nor does it envisage offering goods or services to data subjects in the EU. Finally, Eappen Clinic does not process the personal data of data subjects in the EU related to monitoring the behavior of data subjects as their behavior takes place within the EU.
Eappen Clinic primarily markets to, interacts with, seeks to attract, and provides services to people and companies in the United States.
9. “Do Not Track” feature.
For some web browsers, a “Do Not Track” feature is available to signal that you do not want the websites that you visit to track your online activity. How browsers communicate and respond to the Do Not Track feature is not yet uniform. For this reason, like with many other websites, Eappen Clinic’s Website does not currently respond to or alter its practices in response to a Do Not Track signal. By your continued use of our Website, you acknowledge and understand that third parties may collect personal information regarding your online activities over time and across different websites when you visit Eappen Clinic’s Website or other websites and services. To find out more about the “Do Not Track” feature, you may visit www.allaboutdnt.com.
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