Our Commitment To Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
The Information We Collect:
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Rockford Gastroenterology Associates’ website. On some pages, you may request an appointment. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
- Date of birth
- Phone number
- Email address
- Insurance coverager
- Reason for the appointment
- Primary physician
- Referring physician
On some pages, you can submit information about other people as your emergency contact. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:
The Way We Use Information:
We use the information you provide about yourself when placing a request only to complete that request. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete your request.
We use the information you provide about someone else only in the event of an emergency. We do not share this information with outside parties.
We may use return email addresses to answer an email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
Our Commitment To Data Security:
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Our Commitment To Children's Privacy:
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.
How You Can Correct Information:
You will be asked to verify the information we have collected each time you visit our clinic. You can correct any errors at that time.
How To Contact Us
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please call us at (815) 397-7340.