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PRIVACY & SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL HEALTH INFORMATION IS OUR TOP PRIORITY
HOW WE SECURE AND PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION
Providing security for personal information is a top priority of Family Healthcare of Hagerstown. We spend a great deal of time, attention, and resources to help protect your privacy. The security procedures we employ include, but are not limited to:
- We use one of the highest standards of Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology in transmitting Personally Identifiable Information to our servers with a 256 Bit Extended Validation security certificate.
- We require both a username and password for users to access their information.
- Our servers are located in state-of-the-art secure data centers designed to protect some of the country’s most sensitive data, with professional security measures.
- We provide a secure messaging tool so that your communications with your health team are sent through a secure, encrypted connection.
- We closely monitor the limited number of Family Healthcare of Hagerstown employees who have potential access to your Personally Identifiable Information.
Despite Family Healthcare of Hagerstown’s efforts to protect your Personally Identifiable Information, there is always some risk that an unauthorized third party may find a way around our security systems or that transmissions of your information over the Internet may be intercepted. You should always use caution when submitting personal information online.
HOW WE USE YOUR NON-PERSONAL HEALTH INFORMATION
YOUR ONLINE NAVIGATION ACTIVITY IS ONLY USED TO IMPROVE YOUR EXPERIENCE
When you visit our Site, we may collect certain non-personally identifiable information, such as your computer’s Internet protocol address, type of browser, and pages viewed. We use this information to understand how visitors navigate through our Sites and to enhance visitor experience.
WE LIMIT SHARING YOUR INFORMATION WITH THIRD PARTIES
Family Healthcare of Hagerstown uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, printing, packaging, mailing, customer service tools, and related technology to run our services. If we provide personal information to third parties, we only provide the personal information needed to deliver the service. They are required to maintain high standards of confidentiality and security when using personal information and are explicitly prohibited from using that information for any other purpose. Sharing your PHI is addressed in the Family Healthcare of Hagerstown Notice of Privacy Practices.
We will also share your personal information if we are required to do so by law, or if we believe that doing so is necessary in order to conform to the law, cooperate with law enforcement agencies, comply with legal process served on Family Healthcare of Hagerstown, or otherwise protect Family Healthcare of Hagerstown’s legal rights.
CONTACT US IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS
Family Healthcare of Hagerstown
201 S. Cleveland Avenue
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Attention: Privacy Officer
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