Information Collected About You
SMS & Emails to You
At registration and at various times as you use the PharmaGuide Apps, you will be given the option of providing us with Personal Information in order to receive recurring or one-time emails or mobile sms – such as a phone number verification SMS – via email from PharmaGuide and/or directly from third parties.
Emails You Send to PharmaGuide
Even if you do not register with or provide any Personal Information to PharmaGuide, we collect Non-Personal Information about your use of the PharmaGuide Apps. “Non-Personal Information” means information that does not specifically identify an individual person. We may also acquire Non-Personal Information about our users from external sources. While you may use some of the functionality of PharmaGuide without registration, many of the specific tools and services on the PharmaGuide Apps require that you register with PharmaGuide.
What Choices Do I Have?
Updating/Removing Your Personal Information
If you have registered and desire to delete any of your Personal Information you have provided to us from our systems please contact us using the contact information listed below. Upon your request, we will delete your Personal Information from our active databases and where feasible from our back-up media. You should be aware that it is not technologically possible to remove each and every record of the information you have provided to the PharmaGuide Apps from our servers.
How Information Collected About You Is Used
Information collected by PharmaGuide about you is used by PharmaGuide to:
- administer your account and our Apps,
- provide you with access to particular tools and services,
- respond to your inquiries you send to us and to send you administrative communications about the PharmaGuide Apps or services,
- obtain your feedback about the PharmaGuide Apps or our offerings,
- statistically analyze trends and user behavior and activity including how frequently areas of the app are visited and how many emails are received and opened,
- conduct research and measurement activities, including those described below.
- Send you personalized emails or secure electronic messages pertaining to your interests, including news, announcements, reminders and opportunities from PharmaGuide; or
- Send you relevant offers and informational materials on behalf of our sponsors pertaining to your interests.
PharmaGuide may combine Personal and Non-Personal Information collected by PharmaGuide about you, and may combine this information with information from external sources.
Research and Measurement Activities
Information that PharmaGuide collects about you may be combined by PharmaGuide with other information available to PharmaGuide through third parties for research and measurement purposes, including measuring the effectiveness of content or programs. This information from other sources may include age, gender, demographic, geographic, personal interests, product purchase activity or other information. We may report aggregate information, which is not able to be identified back to an individual user of the PharmaGuide Apps, to our current or prospective business partners. We do not sell or share any Personal Information with any third parties, except that contractors performing services on our behalf may be provided access to Personal Information when performing these services. These contractors agree not to use this information for any purpose other than performing services on our behalf.
With Whom Do We Share Your Information?
Disclosures to PharmaGuide Contractors
How Do We Secure and Retain Your Information?
We take reasonable security measures to protect the security of your Personal Information. Despite PharmaGuide’s efforts to protect your Personal 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.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us. When you enter Personal Information (including personal health information in various tools on our website), we encrypt the transmission of that information or use SSL connections (Secure Socket Layer) technology.
We will retain your Personal Information as long as your account is active or needed to provide you services. At any time you can remove your Personal Information by instruct us to remove it, but you should be aware that it is not technologically possible to remove each and every record of the information you have provided to PharmaGuide from our servers. PharmaGuide tools that collect and store Personal Information allow you to correct, update or review information you have submitted by going back to the specific tool, logging-in and making the desired changes. We will also retain your Personal Information as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes and enforce our agreements.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. The PharmaGuide Apps are not designed or intended to attract children under the age of 16.
Contacting PharmaGuide About Your Personal Information or Privacy
You can contact us or use other options to resolve any complaints. If you have questions or complaints regarding this Policy, please first contact us at [email protected].