Answers in CME shares your concerns about maintaining the privacy of personal information collected on the Internet. Answers in CME ensures that confidentiality of data relating to individual visitors to a medical/health web site, including their identity, is respected by this web site. The web site owners undertake to honor or exceed the legal requirements of medical/health information privacy that apply in the country and state where the web site and mirror sites are located.
Visitors to Answers in CME can access and browse the site, without disclosing any personally identifiable information. Answers in CME does track some information provided by your browser, such as the time and date of access, the web site you came from, the type of browser used, and other information that does not personally identify you. Visitors registering for services such as e-mail updates, or completing program evaluation forms are requested to provide personal information, such as name, contact information, and medical specialty. We clearly label which information is required for registration, and which information is optional, on our registration forms. Answers in CME will not collect personally identifiable information without consent and will not share this data with any external partners.
Answers in CME may request information from its visitors or users such as feedback from evaluation questionnaires in order to improve or enhance its current services or develop new ones.
In order to apply for credit for a Continuing Education activity through Answers in CME, we may require certain personal information from you such as your name, postal address and e-mail address. Answers in CME may also collect aggregated (non-personally identifiable) information about the activities undertaken by our users. We may use the information that we collect through CME/CE activities in a number of ways:
Users who apply for CME/CE credits may choose to have Answers in CME remember their personal information for future visits. In this case, Answers in CME will record the supplied information in a secure encrypted cookie on the user's hard drive. When applying for credit for subsequent programs, Answers in CME will recognize the user by the Internet cookie and pre-fill contact information fields in the submission form.
Answers in CME web sites are designed and intended for the use of adult medical professionals, and are not intended for, or designed to be used by, children under the age of 18. Answers in CME does not knowingly solicit information from children and we do not knowingly market the site or any goods or services to children. No one under the age of 13 should submit any personal information to Answers in CME.
Answers in CME may use the personal data it collects for internal purposes, namely, for administering the site, personalizing the site for you, analyzing trends, calculating overall usage statistics, for editorial, feedback, marketing and promotional purposes, and content improvement. Answers in CME directs editorial and other content to readers who are most likely to be interested in information about specific subject matter, as stated by the user. Occasionally, Answers in CME may contact users to advise them of new services or enhancements to current ones.
Answers in CME will not disclose to third parties any individually identifying information, such as names, postal and e-mail addresses, telephone numbers, and other personal information which users voluntarily provide, except to the extent necessary to respond to a user's specific request, comply with applicable laws, court orders or other valid legal processes, or to protect the rights or property of Answers in CME.
Users may at any time opt-out of having their personal information used, or from receiving correspondence from Answers in CME, by contacting Answers in CME via postal mail, e-mail, or telephone at the address below. You also may want to contact us to update your personal information.
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