We believe that transparency is the key to any healthy relationship. At Discover Dental, we’re all about healthy. We appreciate that you are trusting us with information that is important to you, and we want to be transparent about how we use it. Here we describe the privacy practices for our website and you will learn about the data we collect, how we use it, the controls we give you over your information, and the measures we take to keep it safe.
Specifically, we’ll cover:
- Information We Collect and How We Use Information
- How Information Is Shared
- Your Rights To Access and Control Your Personal Data
- Data Retention
- Analytics and Advertising Services Provided by Others
- Our Policies for Children
- Information Security
- Our International Operations and Data Transfers
- Changes to This Policy
- Who We Are and How To Contact Us
Information We Collect and How We Use Information
We collect the following personal information from you on the Discover Dental website forms.
- First and Last name
- Email address
- Phone number
By entering this information, you are providing personal information that will be used by Discover Dental for the sole purpose of scheduling your appointment or returning your contact request.
If you choose to enroll as a subscriber of our website or subscribe to our blog, you will receive recurring practice newsletters, announcements and occasional promotional information via email. These emails will be of a general nature and will in no way disclose your unique health characteristics.
To subscribe to our website, we need certain contact information, such as your name and email address. We may also store any provided demographic information (such as gender, birth date and address), but it is not required. You can unsubscribe from the newsletters or any of our emails by simply clicking on the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of our emails; you will be immediately unsubscribed.
Passive Information We Collect
Like many other websites, we also automatically collect and log other non-identifying information when you interact with the Discover Dental website:
Device data. We collect data from the device and application you use to access the Discover Dental website, such as your Internet protocol (IP) addresses, operating system, device type, browser type and timestamps.
Usage data. We collect usage data that may include which Discover Dental webpages you visit, what you click on, when you performed those actions, and so on. Emails sent by Discover Dental collect information about who opened those emails and clicked on links in them. We do this to measure the performance of the Discover Dental email messaging and to monitor and improve email deliverability and open rates.
How Information Is Shared
(i) to comply with valid legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order.
(ii) in special cases, such as a physical threat to you or others. In the event that we are legally compelled to disclose your Personally Identifiable or Personal Health Information to a third party, we will attempt to notify you unless doing so would violate the law or court order. In addition, we may disclose Personal Information as described below.