This privacy statement covers MYHEALTHFINDER. ORG and sets forth the terms and conditions for using MYHEALTHFINDER. ORG iOS and Android platform applications (“Apps”) and (“Website” together with App, the “Site”) which was developed as a collaborative effort by various nonprofit organizations and institutions funded through grants to the TX A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health .
If you have questions or concerns regarding this statement, you should first contact
MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG complies with the U.S.– EU Safe Harbor framework and the U.S.– Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from European Union member countries and Switzerland. .ORG is intended for use within the United States. .ORG adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. Upon request and within 30 days, .ORG will grant individuals reasonable access to personal information that it holds about them. In addition, .ORG will take reasonable steps to permit individuals to correct, amend, or delete information that is demonstrated to be inaccurate or incomplete. Please contact privacy@.ORG.com or log into your account on the site to change, amend, or delete your personal information gathered on the Site.
Information regarding the E.U. Safe Harbor Framework can be found at: http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/
MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG knows that privacy and security are important to you and to all of our users. Earning and keeping your trust and respect is of primary importance to us. We pledge to protect your privacy and keep your personal information secure and confidential. We will not give, sell or distribute your information to any other organization for promotional purposes. Be assured that the personal information you share with MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG is kept strictly confidential and fully secure unless you, the user, specifically request otherwise. It can only be accessed and used by members MYHEALTHFINDER team and all data is de-identified prior to sharing with MYHEALTHFINDER team members.
Information we collect
We collect information from you in four distinct areas:
Create a Username and Password
Complete a MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG review of a resource
Contact Us Emails
The information we collect in these areas is limited to the information that you choose to share with us. The information is stored in the MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG database until you decide to delete it.
- To protect your privacy, our Create a Username and Password form can be filled out anonymously, meaning that no personal or identifying information is required. However, email addresses are required to create the resource reviews .You may use any of the publicly available resources on the site without creating a login or password. User names and passwords are required for use with the MYHEALTHFINDER Assessment. All passwords and login information is secure, password-protected environment.
- You may communicate with MYHEALTHFINDER .ORG firstname.lastname@example.org
You will receive a response to your call or email within two (2) business days.
How we protect your information
MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG keeps all your personal information confidential on a password-protected system. No other user can view or change your information without your Username and Password. MYHEALTHFINDER puts you, the user, in control of your personal information. Your information is saved until you edit, update or delete it. You can edit, update or delete any information that you have provided by sending an email to email@example.com or by calling
You will receive a response to your call or email within two (2) business days.
MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG wants your personal information to remain as secure as reasonably possible. That is why we have a system at MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG that combines leading technical safeguards and a code of conduct for those employees that are permitted to access our users’ personal information.
What we do about “cookies”
“Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG does not store information about you in cookies that we can find and use later. Therefore you can feel secure that unless you choose to share information with MYHEALTHFINDER .ORG in one of the four areas described earlier, we will not collect any personally identifiable information about you without your consent.
MYHEALTHFINDER .ORG may employ what are known as “session cookies” that allow you to move around the website. Those session cookies are deleted when you leave MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG. They are not used to track and store personal information about you or your internet use.
As is true of most web sites, we use a third party tracking–utility partner to gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data.
We use this information, which does not identify individual users, to analyze trends, to administer the site, to track users’ movements around the site and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole.
MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG may develop and analyze non-identifying (aggregate) information about our users as part of research or research publications. Except as provided in this section, MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG will not disclose to unrelated persons or entities any personal information that you provide to us. The Create a Username and Password and user profile systems are powerful storage tools that we hope you will find useful. Please note, however, that you are responsible for taking all reasonable steps to ensure that no unauthorized person shall have access to your username and password or profile. It is your sole responsibility to: (1) control the dissemination and use of usernames and passwords; (2) authorize, monitor, and control access to and use of your usernames and passwords; and (3) promptly inform .ORG of any need to deactivate a username or password. You grant .ORG the right to receive, transmit, monitor, retrieve, store, and use your personal information, including information that may be privileged and confidential under applicable state and federal laws, in connection with the operation of or maintenance of your user profile and account. MYHEALTHFINDER .ORG cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability related to the accuracy or inaccuracy of the information you provide to us. MYHEALTHFINDER .ORG also cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability related to your or third parties’ use or misuse of information transmitted or received using MYHEALTFINDER.ORG.
Privacy of children
MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG does not collect, maintain, store, or disclose personal information about children. Users of the site are asked to be 18 years of age or older.
By creating a username and password (registering) and filling out a resource review you grant .ORG the right to receive, transmit, monitor, retrieve, store and use your personal information, including information that may be privileged and confidential under applicable state and federal laws, in connection with the operation or maintenance of these features.
MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability related to the accuracy or inaccuracy of the information you provide to us. MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG also cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability related to your use or misuse of information transmitted or received on the site.
If MYHEALTHFINDER.ORG decides to materially change how we use personal information or your personal health information, we will notify you by posting a notice on the website, homepage or by sending you an email if you consented to receive email communications from us prior to the changes taking effect.
Tell us what you think
Visitors who send an email message (no attachments, please) can expect a response within two business days. We return phone calls within one business day. Regular mail inquiries will be processed as soon as possible.
Revised: May 5, 2016
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