Privacy Policy

THIS PRIVACY POLICY IS A PART OF, AND GOVERNED BY, THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE OF THIS WEBSITE. IN GENERAL, THIS PRIVACY POLICY CONCERNS THE PURPOSE AND USE OF INFORMATION COLLECTED VIA THIS WEBSITE OR PROVIDED TO THIS WEBSITE. IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO AGREE TO, OR DO NOT UNDERSTAND, THIS PRIVACY POLICY, YOU MUST NEITHER BROWSE, NAVIGATE NOR CONTINUE BEYOND, NOR ACCESS THIS WEBSITE BEYOND, THE HOME PAGE. IF THE FIRST WEBPAGE THAT YOU VIEW OR TO WHICH YOU OTHERWISE BROWSE, NAVIGATE OR ACCESS IS NOT THE HOME PAGE, YOU ARE BOUND BY AND TO, AND HAVE MADE YOURSELF BOUND BY AND TO, THIS PRIVACY POLICY. ALSO, IF YOU RUN A SEARCH USING THE SEARCH TOOL ON THE HOME PAGE, YOU GO BEYOND THE HOME PAGE AND HAVE MADE YOURSELF BOUND BY AND TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY.

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Medical Interactive Community LLC, and its parents and affiliates (“We or Us”) recognize the importance of respecting and striving to maintain the privacy of our customers, vendors, insureds and customers (“you” or “your”). In the course of providing you with a wide array of services designed to fulfill your insurance-related or educational-related needs (or in order for us to provide you with other services available via the website), it is necessary or convenient for us to gather information about you and your practice or business. By utilizing this site, you authorize us to collect, use and disclose information about you, your practice and business and your usage of this website, as outlined herein. This Privacy Policy and related Terms and Conditions of Use do not apply to information collected through means other than this website.

We operate in many different jurisdictions and this policy is an indication of our intent, not a comprehensive statement or promise of any measures taken and legal compliance. This policy may be changed at any time by posting a new version on the website. We will also post a notice on the website when the Privacy Policy is changed.

What Information We Collect

The types of information that may be gathered by us in connection with your use of this site includes information about your training, credentials, state license, and specialty status. Such information may include your name, address, employer identity, and other information. We may also collect information regarding your use of educational or informational materials or services, including the courses or materials you have viewed or purchased, as well as financial transaction details.

The information above illustrates, but does not exhaust, the kind of information that may be necessary or convenient for us to collect in order to serve your insurance-related or educational-related needs, or in order for us to provide you with other services available via the website.

How We Collect Information

Our websites use software tools to monitor website activity. For each visitor to our websites, we may collect or track (in addition to the information mentioned above) non-personal information such as, but not limited to, referring domain name, IP address, and browser type. We may also collect or track other personal information to the extent not in violation of any applicable law. All of this information may be used or disclosed for various purposes (for example, but not limited to, the following: to monitor aggregate activity and trends, to improve site content, to comply with any laws, treaties, rules or regulations and to achieve our other business purposes). We may use and disclose information to third parties, as outlined in the Sharing of Information section below, except to the extent such use or disclosure clearly violates applicable law.

We do not collect information covered by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) via our website.

Protecting Personal Information

We strive to maintain electronic and procedural safeguards in order to comply with federal and state regulations to guard nonpublic personal information. Although we believe that we have reasonable procedures and technologies in place which strive to protect against unauthorized disclosure of nonpublic personal information, we cannot guarantee that information posted on, collected by or transmitted to, from, through or for this website will remain confidential or private at all times. We offer no assurances whatsoever that our controls and techniques will prevent unauthorized disclosures or breaches in security.

To the extent you provide or access information on our system through the use of a password, we encourage you to keep your password confidential and secure, as we cannot be responsible for acts resulting from the unauthorized use of your password. And, as set forth in the Terms and Conditions of Use for this website, we have other rights, and you have other obligations, about or concerning any of your user id, login, password or other access controls.

Sharing of Information

We do not sell your nonpublic personal information to third parties. We may share information with our affiliated companies, business consultants or other third parties with whom we may, from time to time, do business. We may disclose information about our website users to these parties in connection with their services or in connection with conducting our business or their business information as we view as necessary or convenient. From time to time, we may use affiliated companies or retain third parties to perform various support services for us or to provide consulting or other services to us or for our website users including, but not limited to, our web server host, website designer, information technology support technicians, Volume License Purchasers, auditors, or business consultants or other third parties with whom we may, from time to time, do business. We may disclose information about our website users to these parties in connection with their services or in connection with conducting our business or their business.

Entities that do credentialing may also have access to your nonpublic personal information if you have provided authority to them to do so. We may also disclose your use of, and other information about, educational and informational services for the purpose of reporting it to continuing education, certification, licensing, and other healthcare regulating entities.

We may disclose personal, private, confidential or other information, with or without prior notice to you, when we believe that disclosure is, or appears likely, required by law or in answering or otherwise responding to any lawful discovery, investigation or subpoena. We may also disclose personal, private, confidential or other information, with or without prior notice to you, in cooperation with local, state and federal law enforcement (whether criminal, civil or otherwise) investigations and in cooperation with local, state and federal regulators, auditors and other governmental agencies or bodies.

Cookies

We may use cookies to customize the site for returning visitors. A “cookie” is a file that may report user and page activity (for example, are you logged in as a policyholder, have you registered for a risk management component, etc.) or other information. Among other purposes, cookies may allow the site to recognize you more quickly (so, for example, the time you spend on the site may be more productive). We reserve the right, to the extent not prohibited by applicable law, to use and disclose the information we gather through the use of cookies. Most browsers automatically accept cookies by default, but you can usually refuse cookies or selectively accept certain cookies by adjusting the preferences of your browser. If you turn off cookies, some features of this site may not be available to you, and some web pages may not display properly or may otherwise not function as intended.

Hypertext Links

Some of the pages on this website provide hypertext links to other sites created, maintained, hosted or sponsored by other organizations. We provide these links as a free service, for your convenience, and not as an endorsement, sponsorship or adoption of the views expressed, content presented or of the products, goods and services which may be sold, marketed, distributed or otherwise made available, on or through those other sites. Those other sites are not under our control. We neither make nor give any representations, warranties, assurances or other guarantees about the quality, accuracy, reliability, timeliness, confidentiality or privacy policy of those other sites.

Third party sites hyperlinked from the website may contain cookies that are collected by the third party site owner. These cookies are beyond our control.

We do not accept, and we do disclaim, any responsibility or liability, whether civil, criminal or otherwise, for damages, losses, fines, injuries, demands, actions or other claims resulting from the use of or reliance on information located on any linked sites or resulting, in any way, from the content of such sites.

As set forth in the Terms and Conditions of Use for this website, we have other rights, and you have other obligations.

Other Information:

We may contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

 

As set forth in the Terms and Conditions of Use for this website, we have other rights, and you have other obligations.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, you may:

1) Send us an email at info@medicalinteractive.com, or

2) Write us at:

 

Medical Interactive, LLC Counsel

One Galleria Blvd. Suite 700

Metairie, LA 70001

This Privacy Policy was last revised on September 29, 2017 and may be modified or altered at any time. Please check this page periodically for updates.