Privacy Policy

Western Washington Medical Group values the privacy of our patients and of our website users. Please take a moment to review our Privacy Policy regarding your usage of our website. The privacy of your protected health information is also important to us.

Website Privacy Policy

Use and Collection of Information

Any information submitted by website users is for the exclusive use of Western Washington Medical Group and its vendors that are involved in the operation of Western Washington Medical Group’s activities and website operations. Western Washington Medical Group will not commercially sell any customer lists or e-mail addresses. Western Washington Medical Group may disclose website user information in compliance with applicable law.

Western Washington Medical Group does not knowingly collect information from anyone under the age of 13. To the extent we become aware that data collected is from a child under the age of 13, Western Washington Medical Group will use commercially reasonable efforts to delete such information.

Security

Western Washington Medical Group will take reasonable precautions to protect your personal information. Western Washington Medical Group stores personal information submitted by website users in a secure database or secure database of a third party vendor.

Cookies

Some areas of our website may include a pixel code to be placed on users’ computers for purposes of behavioral marketing. Like many websites, we use “cookies” to enhance the user experience and to collect helpful information about visitors and visits to our website. Cookies are pieces of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Cookies are used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. You may opt to enable your computer to provide a warning each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Users that reject the usage of cookies may still have access to our website; however the user may be limited in some areas of our site. Western Washington Medical Group will not share any information collected through cookies with any third party except to the extent they are performing services on behalf of Western Washington Medical Group.

Collection of Anonymous Information

Western Washington Medical Group also collects anonymous information which may be used by Western Washington Medical Group or shared with third parties. Western Washington Medical Group uses such data to help analyze the usage of our website so that we can assess usage, gather demographic data, track the website and webpage usage and better enhance our user experience.

Third-Party Websites

In an attempt to provide you with an enhanced user experience, we include third-party links on our site. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of each of these third-party websites.

Correcting and Updating Information

If you would like to correct any information submitted through our website, please contact Judy Gregerson, Marketing Coordinator, at jgregerson@wwmedgroup.com, and indicate which information you need updated or corrected.

Acceptance of These Terms

Your usage of our site signifies your acceptance of the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our website.

Modifications to this Privacy Policy

Western Washington Medical Group may, at its discretion, modify this Privacy Policy. We will post any such changes to our website so that our users are aware of the revised policy. Western Washington Medical Group will notify you of any changes to the Privacy Policy by posting a new Privacy Policy and updating the “last modified” date at the bottom of this page.

Disclaimer

The content on this website is for general information purposes and is not a substitute for medical advice from a provider. Reliance on the content of our site is at your own risk. If you have questions about your health please consult a medical professional. Western Washington Medical Group attempts to carefully review all content; however, we cannot take responsibility for the accuracy of the content of this site, nor will Western Washington Medical Group assume any liability for the content on its website or any third-party sites otherwise associated with or linked to our site. Western Washington Medical Group shall not be held liable for any damages caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any content on its site or any third-party sites otherwise associated with or linked to our site.

Questions

Questions or comments regarding this statement should be e-mailed to Kim Holstein, kholstein@wwmedgroup.com.

Date Last Revised: May 25, 2013