Thompson Health Connection is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology
that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Thompson Health Connection site and governs data collection and usage.
By using the Thompson Health Connection site, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Thompson Health Connection collects personally identifiable information, such as your email
address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Thompson Health Connection also
collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as
your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by Thompson Health Connection. This information can include: your IP address,
browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This
information is used by Thompson Health Connection for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use
of the Thompson Health Connection site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data through Thompson Health Connection public message boards,
this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Thompson Health Connection
does not read any of your private online communications.
Thompson Health Connection encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites
you choose to link to from Thompson Health Connection so that you can understand how those
Web sites collect, use and share your information. Thompson Health Connection is not responsible
for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Thompson Health Connection
and Thompson Health Connection family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Thompson Health Connection collects and uses your personal information to operate the Thompson Health Connection
Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Thompson Health Connection also uses
your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services
available from Thompson Health Connection and its affiliates. Thompson Health Connection may also
contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services
or of potential new services that may be offered.
Thompson Health Connection does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Thompson Health Connection may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business
partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases,
your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone
number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Thompson Health Connection
may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send
you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to
provide these services to Thompson Health Connection, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Thompson Health Connection does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such
as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Thompson Health Connection keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within
Thompson Health Connection, in order to determine what Thompson Health Connection services are
the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising
within Thompson Health Connection to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
Thompson Health Connection Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on Thompson Health Connection or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of Thompson Health Connection; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the personal safety of users of Thompson Health Connection, or the public.
The Thompson Health Connection Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online
experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page
server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the
domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save
you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned
to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Thompson Health Connection pages, or
register with Thompson Health Connection site or services, a cookie helps Thompson Health Connection
to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process
of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses,
and so on. When you return to the same Thompson Health Connection Web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Thompson Health Connection
features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies
if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience
the interactive features of the Thompson Health Connection services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Thompson Health Connection secures your personal information from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Thompson Health Connection secures the personally identifiable information
you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from
unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit
card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use
of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Thompson Health Connection will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Thompson Health Connection encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how Thompson Health Connection is protecting your
Thompson Health Connection welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.
If you believe that Thompson Health Connection has not adhered to this Statement, please
contact Thompson Health Connection at email@example.com.
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the