This policy covers how we (Podiatry Management
) treat personal information that we collect and receive, including information transmitted via our PM News newsletter. Personal information is information about you that is personally identifiable like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.
We collect personal information when you register with us, when you submit questions or comments to PM News, when you visit Podiatrym.com pages, and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes.
When you register we ask for information such as your name, email address, birth date, gender, ZIP code, occupation, license numbers, social security number, credit card number, industry, and personal interests. When you register with us and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
We automatically receive and record information from your computer and browser, including your IP address, cookie information, software and hardware attributes, and the page you request.
We use information for the following general purposes: to customize the advertising and content you see, fulfill your requests for products and services, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients.
Our services are for medical professionals and their staff. Children are not allowed to register.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We do not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
- We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
- We displays targeted advertisements based on personal information. Advertisers (including ad serving companies) may assume that people who interact with, view, or click targeted ads meet the targeting criteriaâ€”for example, women ages 18-24 from a particular geographic area.
- We do not provide any personal information to the advertiser when you interact with or view a targeted ad. However, by interacting with or viewing an ad you are consenting to the possibility that the advertiser will make the assumption that you meet the targeting criteria used to display the ad.
We set and access cookies on your computer.
Advertisers or other companies do not have access to our cookies.
Your Ability to Edit and Delete Your Account Information and Preferences
You can edit your Podiatry Management Account Information at any time.
We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to our service, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the PM News Newsletter, that are considered part of your account, without offering you the opportunity to opt out of receiving them.
You can delete your account at any time by visiting your Account page. Note that might possibly retain some of your information in our archived records after your account has been deleted - but you will never receive any email or any other contact from us once you delete your account.
We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.
We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to protect personal information about you.
We may update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.
Questions and Suggestions
If you have questions or suggestions, please complete the feedback form
or you can contact us at:
Barry H. Block, DPM, JD - Editor
Effective Date: December 7, 1996