NOTICE OF HIPAA PRIVACY PRACTICES
PROTECTING YOUR PRIVACY
Halyard Health is committed to maintaining the privacy of your personal health information as required by law. In operating our website, we may receive and create records related to certain of your personally identifiable health information. We are required by law to maintain the confidentiality of health information that identifies you to the greatest extent possible. We are also required by law to provide this notice of our privacy practices.
ACTIVE INFORMATION COLLECTION
Like many Web sites, this site actively collects information from its visitors both by asking you specific questions and by permitting you to communicate with us via e-mail, feedback forms, and/or chat rooms. Some of the information that you submit may be personally identifiable information (that is, information that can be uniquely identified with you, such as your full name, address, e-mail address, phone number and so on.
Some areas of this site may require you to submit information in order for you to benefit from the specified features (such as newsletter subscriptions, tips/pointers, order processing) or to participate in a particular activity (such as sweepstakes or other promotions). You will be informed at each information collection point what information is required and what information is optional.
HOW WE MAY USE AND DISCLOSE YOUR HEALTH INFORMATION
If you provide personally identifiable information to this site, we may combine such information with other actively collected information unless we specify otherwise at the point of collection. We will take reasonable measures to prevent personally identifiable information from being combined with passively collected information, unless you consent otherwise.
In addition, we will make full use of all information acquired through this site that is not in personally identifiable form.
ACCESS AND CORRECTION
To keep your personally identifiable information accurate, current, and complete, please contact us as specified below. We will take reasonable steps to update or correct personally identifiable information in our possession that you have previously submitted via this site.
If you would like to have your medical information deleted from the database, please send an email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will delete your information within one week. We will retain your email address and verification of your acceptance or decline of our privacy and collection statements.
We take reasonable steps to protect your personally identifiable information as you transmit your information from your computer to our site and to protect such information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. You should keep in mind that no Internet transmission is ever 100% secure or error-free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this site may not be secure, and you should therefore take special care in deciding what information you send to us via e-mail. Moreover, where you use passwords, ID numbers, or other special access features on this site, it is your responsibility to safeguard them.
Your use of this site is subject to our Legal Notice.
HOW TO CONTACT US
There are inherent risks in all medical devices, please refer to the product labeling for Indications, Cautions, Warnings and Contraindications. For example, failure to follow the product labeling regarding filling, flow rate selection and placement of the pump and/or catheter could directly impact patient safety. Physician is responsible for prescribing and administering medications per instructions provided by the drug manufacturer. Refer to www.halyardhealth.com for product safety Technical Bulletins. For specific questions regarding the pump or medication prescribed to you, please contact your physician.