If You are accessing, using or browsing this Site on behalf of an individual other than Yourself, which may be either a natural person or an entity other than Yourself:
What Personal Information does AutismCare collect?
AutismCare collects several types of Personal Information: personally identifying information that cannot be traced back to You; personally identifying information that can be traced back to You; and personally identifying information that can be traced back to You and that includes or is linked or associated with health, education and/or other relevant information appropriate for AutismCare to provide services.
You can access and browse the Site at any time without providing Personal Information that can be traced back to You.
To use some of its services and access certain areas of the Site, You must provide Personal Information that can be traced back to You, such as full name, street address and zip code, telephone number, e-mail, gender, date of birth, insurance coverage, social history and known health characteristics and medical needs. . We collect this Personal Information that You voluntarily provide through the use of on-line data entry, survey, product purchase and registration forms. AutismCare gathers most of this Personal Information from You during an initial voluntary User registration process for the Site. AutismCare also occasionally asks You for Personal Information at other times, including when You complete optional survey forms, fill out optional contact forms for additional information on particular products and services or use a particular service. Accordingly, You can determine to a large extent what Personal Information You wish to submit on a voluntary basis to AutismCare.
When You visit the Site, AutismCare may also automatically collect with Cookies, and similar technology, Personal Information about Your use of the Site. This Personal Information cannot be traced back to You. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored by Your web browser software on Your computer’s hard drive or temporarily in Your computer’s memory. AutismCare also automatically collects the location of Your computer on the Internet, known as Your internet protocol address (“IP Address“), when You visit the Site.
What about the collection of Personal Information from children?
You must be 18 years of age or older to use the Site. Autism Care Website is not designed or intended to attract children under the age of 13. Autism Care Website does not collection Personal Information from any person We actually know is under the age of 13. If AutismCare learns that it has received any Personal Information from anyone who is not at least age 18, We will delete that information from AutismCare’s database.
Why does AutismCare need Your Personal Information?
What should You know about Cookies?
To learn more about Cookies, please visit http://allaboutcookies.org/. Although most web browsers are initially set up to accept Cookies, if You prefer, You may decline the placement of a Cookie on Your hard drive by using the appropriate feature(s) of Your web browser software (if available) to delete the Cookie. But You should understand that certain areas within this Site may not function properly if the web browser will not accept Cookies.
Does AutismCare disclose Your Personal Information to third parties?
What does AutismCare do to keep Your Information Secure?
On this Site and within AutismCare, We seek to use appropriate administrative, technical and physical security measures to reasonably safeguard Your Personal Information and Protected Health Information under Our control from unauthorized use, release or access. For example, AutismCare grants access to any stored Personal Information to authorized personnel. Moreover, when You register on-line or accesses Your account information through this Site, AutismCare offers You the ability to use a secure server. The secure server encrypts all information that You input before it is sent to AutismCare.
Please be advised, however, that although AutismCare has endeavored to create a secure and reliable Site for its users, the confidentiality and security of any communication or material transmitted to or from AutismCare via this Site or e-mail cannot be guaranteed to be 100% secure at any time. When disclosing any Personal Information, You should remain mindful of the fact that it is potentially accessible to the public, and consequently, can be collected and used by others without Your consent. Accordingly, You should consider carefully if You want to submit sensitive information that You would not want disclosed to the public and should recognize that Your use of the Internet and this Site is solely at Your risk. You, alone, are ultimately responsible for maintaining the secrecy for all Your Personal Information. AutismCare has no responsibility or liability to anyone for the security of Your Personal Information transmitted via the Internet. AutismCare urges all of its users to be careful and responsible whenever they are on-line.
If You have any reason to believe that Your interaction with AutismCare through this Site is no longer secure, please immediately notify Us of this problem as described in the “Further questions or comments?” section below.
Does AutismCare disclose Your Protected Health Information to third parties?
In compliance with the privacy regulations issued under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”), we will maintain the privacy of individually identifiable health information, as defined by HIPAA, that is created or received by us and relates to the past, present, or future physical or mental condition of an individual; and that identifies the individual or for which there is has reasonable basis to believe the information can be used to identify the individuals (“Protected Health Information”, or “PHI”) and to provide our users with notice of our privacy practices concerning Protected Health Information.
Except as outlined below, we will not use or disclose your Protected Health Information unless you have signed a form authorizing the use or disclosure. You have the right to revoke that authorization in writing except to the extent that we have taken action in reliance upon the authorization. We may make certain other uses and disclosures of your Protected Health Information without your authorization under the following circumstances:
If you have any questions or comments concerning the Notice of Piracy Practice or the use of your Protected Health Information, please send us the questions or comments to AutismCare to the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Can You opt-out of AutismCare’ use and disclosure of Your Personal Information?
As described in the “Why does AutismCare need Your Personal Information?” section above, the collection, use and disclosure of Your Personal Information greatly assist AutismCare in creating a more personalized, relevant and intelligent service for You. Without Your Personal Information, We could not deliver to You in the most beneficial way AutismCare’ valuable content and services.
Please note that if You opt-out as described above, AutismCare will not be able to remove Your Personal Information from the databases of Our affiliates or unaffiliated third parties with whom We have already shared Your Personal Information as of the date of Your opt-out request. Please also note that if You do opt-out of receiving marketing-related messages from Us, AutismCare may still send administrative messages to You. You cannot opt-out from receiving administrative messages from AutismCare.
Do You have the ability to access, change or remove Your Personal Information?
At any time, You may contact AutismCare via e-mail to request:
You should send Your request to info@AutismCareNow.com. In the event AutismCare receives such a request, AutismCare may require You to confirm or verify any change to Your Personal Information.
How to distinguish between Advertisements and Editorial Content?
AutismCare believes that it is important for You to easily differentiate between advertising and independent, editorial content on the Site; thus, AutismCare has developed an Advertising Policy that explains AutismCare’ approach to ensure that the advertising You see on the Site has no influence on the quality, accuracy or selection of editorial content that AutismCare provides AutismCare clearly identifies all advertising on the Site. When AutismCare speaks of “advertising” or “advertisements,” it refers to all forms of advertising, sponsorships and promotions for which AutismCare receives compensation. AutismCare has established guidelines on how it labels advertising so that You will know what is an advertisement and what is editorial content. AutismCare uses clear and consistent language and visual cues or descriptors to distinguish advertising from editorial content.
Date Last Updated: March 9, 2015