HealthAware LLC (HealthAware) owns and operates the website www.healthaware.com (the Site) and www.healthawaresolutions.com. HealthAware also develops, operates and distributes certain software applications/programs, which includes hosted risk assessment programs and digital therapy behavior change programs for mobile devices. The Site and the mobile programs, together with the health risk assessment services and communications with health care personnel regarding medical conditions and the data collection, storage, analysis and reporting tools, functions and services, that are provided at the Site and/or via the programs, are collectively referred to as the Service.
The following policy explains how HealthAware collects, uses and disseminates information obtained from or about you as a user of the Service. Capitalized terms used herein without definition will have the same meanings as defined in the Terms of Service applicable to the Service which are available at: http://healthaware.com/verification-of-patient-informed-consent/
When you visit the Site or otherwise access the Service, web servers collect general information about your visit (such as, for example, traffic data like time, date and the address of the website from which you entered the Site), which is stored as anonymous, aggregate data. HealthAware also collects more specific information about you and your use of the Service (such as, for example, demographic data, profile data and frequency or duration of use). Collecting such data may entail the use of software programs, web beacons, pixel tags, cookies, IP addresses or other numeric codes used to identify a computer.
The Service may be accessed: by visiting the Site directly; a partner healthcare system website, which then communicates with HealthAware’s web servers.
Regardless of how you access the Service, to ensure the integrity of the Service, you must complete an enrollment process and provide HealthAware and/or its affiliates with current, complete and accurate information, as more specifically required by then current registration procedures and operational prompts. If some or all of your registration information has already been provided to HealthAware healthcare Partner, then you will need to review and confirm, complete or correct your information.
You may be required to provide the following information in order to establish your account and register for and use the Service: name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, username, password and certain preferences and permissions. The requirements may change from time to time, depending on which healthcare system you are accessing.
Whenever you interact with the Service, a variety of technologies are employed to automatically or passively collect Service Data. The term Service Data means all data and information that are provided by you during registration and subsequent use of the Service (including messaging related to Healthcare Services), and all other data and information about you that are otherwise discerned or collected by HealthAware and its partner healthcare systems based on your access and use of the Service. The Service Data includes, but is not limited to: browser or device type; operating system; time of day; identification of Site page views; use of particular Service geographic location, or zip code.
HealthAware will not collect personal identifiable information from any individual who is actually known to us to be under the age of 13. If we become aware that a person under 13 has provided personally identifiable information that is above this age limit, HealthAware, will take steps to remove such information and remove that individual’s account, access and use of the Service.
Use of Information.
Except as set forth below, at no time will any of your Personal Data be shared with any third party by HealthAware. Your IP address is not linked to personally identifiable information, but is used to gather broad demographic data and to monitor statistics to improve the Service.
HealthAware uses Traffic Data to help diagnose problems with its web servers, to administer the Service and to analyze user trends and behaviors. HealthAware will share Traffic Data with certain third parties for the purposes of technical and customer support only.
HealthAware collects, stores, processes and analyzes Service Data and produces Analytics on its own privately secured servers. The term Analytics means user profiles and statistics, metrics, abstractions and other analyses that are based on or derived from the Service, Service Data or your use of the Service (including without limitation, measurements of Service usage and performance), which are developed in a manner that does not disclose the identity of the Clinical Partner or any Clinician or Patient (such as, in the aggregate with other data, results and measurements) and that does not disclose any specific Service Data (unless in aggregated or de-identified form).
HealthAware uses the Service Data and will use the analytics and reports in the manner and for the purposes described in the Terms of Service, including without limitation: to use Service Data to communicate with you and (as applicable) via our healthcare partners, their Patients, Clinician(s) and Clinical Partners; to include, copy, disclose, distribute, transmit and display Service Data in communications between a Patient and his or her Clinician (and vice versa) that have been properly initiated via the Service; to access, record, collect, copy, store, process, analyze and use Service Data to provide the Service (including with regard to the use of messaging between a Patient and his or her Clinician); to develop, improve, extend and test the Service (and underlying technology programs and our platform); to design, develop and produce Analytic and reports; to market and promote HealthAware and the Service; and to disclose, distribute and transmit Service Data and/or Analytics reports to Clinical Partners, HealthCare systems and/or HealthAware’s client partners.
IP Addresses, Cookies and Local Storage.
HealthAware uses your IP address to help identify you and to gather demographic information. IP addresses are also used to provide an audit trail regarding use of the Service.
Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer’s hard disk for record-keeping purposes. Cookies in and of themselves do not personally identify users, although they do identify a user’s computer.
At this time, the Service does utilize cookies. However, HealthAware does use the local storage on your device to track whether or not you are logged in.
Do Not Track Policy.
Your browser may offer you a “Do Not Track” option, which allows you to signal to operators of websites and web applications and services (including behavioral advertising services) that you do not wish such operators to track certain of your online activities, over time and across different websites.
When you turn on the Do Not Track function in your browser, HealthAware stops collecting the information from your browser that allows us to tailor the Service specifically to you and to develop valuable Analytics. Do Not Track signals are set on a browser-by-browser basis, so you must set them on every browser you use if you do not wish to be tracked.
HealthAware cannot and does not make any promise about how third parties react when you set the Do Not Track signal on your browser. In addition, the Do Not Track signal does not apply to the use of information collected prior to such request.
Sharing of Personal Data.
In operating the Service, HealthAware complies in all materials with respects with HIPAA.
Under California Civil Code Section 1798.83 (the “Shine the Light” law), California residents who provide personal information in obtaining products or services from HealthAware are entitled to request and obtain from us once a calendar year information about the customer information we shared, if any, with other businesses for their own direct marketing uses. If applicable, this information would include the categories of customer information and the names and addresses of those businesses with which we shared customer information for the immediately prior calendar year (e.g., requests made in 2016 will receive information regarding 2015 sharing activities). If you are a California resident and would like a copy of this information, please submit a written request to:
Attn: California/Shine the Light
1415 Park Ave West
Denver, CO 80205
Information collected by HealthAware is stored in operating environments that are secured using commercially available tools and procedures, and which are not made generally available to the public. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet and/or wireless networks can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, HealthAware cannot unequivocally guarantee the security of any information you provide, and you do so at your own risk. Once HealthAware receives your information, it will make reasonable efforts to ensure its security on HealthAware’s systems.
You may be able to access the Service and/or communicate with the Service from, and you may be able to link or communicate from the Service to, applications, devices, distribution platforms and websites owned and operated by HealthAware’s Partners and Clinical Partners. These other applications, devices, platforms and websites are not operated or controlled by HealthAware. These other applications, devices, platforms and websites are not operated or controlled by HealthAware. Additional or different terms and conditions (including without limitation, privacy and security practices) apply when you access and use such other applications, devices, platforms and websites, which are not the responsibility of HealthAware.
If you terminate your registration and account for the Service, or if your registration or account is terminated for any reason by HealthAware, then HealthAware will remove your Service Data from the Service; provided, HealthAware may retain and use your Service Data in the manner described herein, but only in aggregated or de-identified form.
1415 Park Ave West
Denver, CO 80205