- Heartmdinstitute.com “Content” includes, but is not limited to, text, copy, images, photos, illustrations, software, scripts, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like, as well as trademarks, service marks and logos.
- “Personal Information” is information that (i) You voluntarily provide to HMDI and (ii) that personally identifies You. Personal Information includes, but is not limited to, Your name, email or other address, billing and payment information and/or other data that can be used to personally identify or contact You. Your Personal Information may also include information collected by HMDI as a result of Your queries, searches, clickstreams and other Website or mobile application navigation activities.
COLLECTION OF INFORMATION:
In order to make Heartmdinstitute.com as customized as possible to Your needs and interests, We will gather certain information from You. We will use this information to tailor our services, content and advertising to You.
The following information is collected by HMDI, and defined as follows:
Provided Information: The Personal Information which You provide to us, including Your name and email address, while using Heartmdinstitute.com, such as through subscribing to newsletters or other mailing lists, submitting information through our interactive quizzes, entering drawings, or posting comments on the site.
Web Beacons: We may use Web Beacons or clear GIFs in our HTML-based emails from HMDI in order to determine whether or not the emails have been read.
Cookies Information: We may opt to send one or more cookies to Your computer that uniquely identifies Your browser while You are on Heartmdinstitute.com in order to better customize Your experience on Heartmdinstitute.com. A “cookie” is a small line of text that is stored with Your Web browser for record-keeping purposes and to help us provide better service to You. You can delete cookies from Your computer by following the directions found in Your Web browser help file. If You opt to refuse all cookies on Your computer You may not be able to access certain areas of Heartmdinstitute.com or take advantage of certain functions available on Heartmdinstitute.com.
Log File Information: Whenever You visit Heartmdinstitute.com, our Web servers may automatically record certain information from the Web server from which You are using, including the IP address, the type of browser which You are utilizing, the pages viewed from the Web browser and other usage details available from Your server. This information will allow us to assist in the analysis and correction of technical problems and to better protect the equipment of our users and ourselves.
Digital Rights Management Systems: Applications You use or download from our site may contain digital rights management systems (“DRMS”) from HMDI or third parties. DRMS provide a means of communication between Your software and the third parties and allows third parties to embed certain security features into the software. DRMS are often used to prevent the distribution of or access to software in the event of unauthorized use. These DRMS are subject to their own license agreements. By Your use of this Web Site, You agree that HMDI shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of any sort relating to the use of the DRMS or Your dealings with such third parties.
USE OF INFORMATION:
If You opt to provide us with Your Personal Information by posting a comment, signing up to receive email communications, entering your email to download a PDF or otherwise receive information or enter a drawing, these actions will be considered opting-in to sharing Your Personal Information. At any time You may opt out of this. Please see below in order to learn more about our Opt-Out Plan.
Even if You have not opted to provide us with Your Personal Information, We may use third parties to obtain Your Personal Information to provide services or products to You on our behalf, such as taking and processing orders for products or services. HMDI shall be free to distribute or use Non-Personal Information, such as Your age, Web Site usage patterns, education level or household income, from time to time. We will not share that information in a manner that identifies You as an individual with any other entity, unless You have provided Your previous consent to such disclosure.
Notwithstanding anything else to the contrary, HMDI is free to disclose Your Personal Information if it is required to do so by law or if We have a good faith belief that disclosure is necessary to (1) comply with the law or with legal process served on us; (2) protect and defend our rights or property; or (3) act in an emergency to protect someone’s safety.
HMDI takes reasonable and appropriate security measures to protect against unauthorized access to or unauthorized alteration, disclosure or destruction of its data, including Personal Information stored or maintained on its servers and other systems. These measures include internal reviews of HMDI’s data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures, as well as physical security measures to guard against unauthorized access to servers and systems where HMDI stores personal data.
After You post a comment, sign up to receive email communications, enter your email to download a PDF or otherwise receive information HMDI, or enter a drawing, and “opt in” to providing Your Personal Information, You may at any time unsubscribe from Heartmdinstitute.com. In order to “opt out,” please send your request to do so via email to [email protected]. Please note that there might be a delay between when You submit Your email to opt-out and when it is processed. We appreciate Your patience during this period. We maintain archives of our Web logs, database, and other systems and information for legal, disaster recovery and other purposes. If You request that We delete Your information from our active database, please understand that it is possible some of Your information may remain archived after We delete the information from its active database.
If you wish solely to opt out of email communications, please click on the “unsubscribe” link, which may be found at the bottom of all email communications from HMDI.
PRIVACY OF CHILDREN UNDER 13:
HMDI does not knowingly collect or maintain the personally identifiable information of children under the age of thirteen. Heartmdinstitute.com is not directed to children under the age of thirteen, and some site Content may not be appropriate for children. If You are under the age of thirteen, We ask that You do not use or view Heartmdinstitute.com. If HMDI learns that it has collected information from someone under the age of thirteen, then HMDI will take all steps necessary to delete such Personal Information. If You believe that Your child has provided his or her information to us, please send us an email to the address below so that We may delete such information.
IN THE EVENT OF MERGER, SALE, OR BANKRUPTCY:
If HMDI is acquired by or merged with another entity, HMID shall have the right to transfer or assign the information We have collected from You in connection with such corporate transaction. In the unlikely event of our bankruptcy, insolvency, reorganization, receivership, or assignment for the benefit of creditors, or the application of laws or equitable principles affecting creditors’ rights generally, We may not be able to control how Your Personal Information is treated, transferred, or used and assume no liability for any such improper distribution or use.
CHANGES AND UPDATES TO THIS PRIVACY NOTICE:
HMDI can be reached at:
ATTN: Legal Department
HeartMD Institute – Delaware, LLC
257 East Center Street
Manchester, CT 06040
Email: [email protected]
CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS:
California Civil Code Section 1798.83 allows users who are California residents to request certain information about the disclosure of their Personal Information to third parties for direct marketing purposes. To make such a request, please contact us.
HMDI adheres to the United States of America safe harbor privacy principles of Notice, Choice, Onward Transfer, Security, Data Integrity, Access and Enforcement. For more information about the Safe Harbor framework, please visit the U.S. Department of Commerce’s website or http://export.gov/safeharbor.