Privacy Policy

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HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practice

To read more about our privacy practices regarding health and medical information under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”), please click here, which links to our HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices.

Website Privacy Policy

Introduction

International Eyecare Center (IEC) has created this privacy statement to show our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.

This Website Privacy Policy does not apply to information collected through other means such as by telephone or in person, although that information may be protected by other privacy policies. As used in this Website Privacy Policy, terms such as “we” or “our” and “Company” refer to International Eyecare Center (IEC) and its current and future affiliate entities.

Cookies

International Eyecare Center uses Cookies to help in the collection of general information about site visits; no personally identifiable data is collected.

Information Automatically Logged

Your IP address is only used to identify unique visitors when gathering statistics for number of visitors in a given period of time. This information is used to improve connectivity to our site.

Links To Third Party Sites

This Web site may contain links to web sites controlled by parties other than International Eyecare Center. IEC is not responsible for and does not endorse or accept any responsibility for the contents or use of these third party web sites. IEC is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by IEC of the linked web site. It is your responsibility to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of viruses or other items of a destructive nature.

Personal Information

In some areas we request personal information for verification against our records in order to allow access to our Business Partners and Optometrist Online web sites.

We do not share any personal information with any third parties nor do we use any personal information for any purposes other than those that relate directly to our company

Security

This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. Online ordering is on a secure web server. Our web and database servers are protected by a firewall.

Website and information security

We use a number of physical security (such as locks and alarm systems), electronic security (such as passwords and encryption methods), and procedural security methods (such as rules regarding the handling and use of information), designed to protect the security and integrity of information submitted through this website. Due to the nature of the Internet and on-line communications, however, we can not guarantee that any information transmitted on-line will remain absolutely confidential, and we are not liable for the illegal acts of third parties such as criminal hackers. )

Other online communications

The Company sends electronic newsletters, notification of account status, and other communications such as information marketing other products or services offered by us, on a periodic basis to various individuals and organizations. To opt-out of any specific electronic communication you’re receiving, click on the opt-out button associated with the specific communication.

Contact us.

To contact us regarding this Website Privacy Policy and our related privacy practices, please contact us at:

IEC Corporate Office – Privacy Practice
2445 Broadway
Quincy, IL 62301

 

Effective date

The Effective Date of this Privacy Policy is January 1, 2012

Changes to this Website Privacy Policy

We may change this Website Privacy Policy. If we do so, such change will appear on this page of our website or in another location as indicated by us. It is your responsibility to review the Website Privacy Policy each time you use this website. By continuing to use this website, you consent to any changes to our Website Privacy Policy.