PreventionGenetics Web Privacy Statement
PreventionGenetics is a diagnostic laboratory that offers Clinical DNA Testing, DNA Banking and other genetic services. PreventionGenetics is committed to protecting the privacy of every person who visits the PreventionGenetics websites so that each person will feel free to gather information or make inquiries/comments about our sites. As part of PreventionGenetics' effort to protect the privacy of your personal information while visiting the PreventionGenetics sites, we created this web privacy statement to inform you of the privacy standards used to ensure the security and confidentiality of your information. The following details how PreventionGenetics uses information that you provide to us via the PreventionGenetics websites and answers commonly asked questions regarding the privacy of your individual information.
How does PreventionGenetics protect the security of your information?
PreventionGenetics maintains all personal patient data within the PreventionGenetics information system (IS) firewalls that operate on separate PreventionGenetics networks and servers. The general public cannot access these networks and servers.
If you are applying online for employment, PreventionGenetics may ask for voluntary self-identification information, such as nationality or sex. Completion of this information is voluntary and is not a requirement of employment. This information will in no way affect the decision regarding your employment application. This information will be kept confidential and maintained separate from your application for employment. We hope that you will complete this information to assist us in recording data for statistical reports that we are obligated to file periodically with various government agencies. Additionally, PreventionGenetics will ask for your education background, which is a requirement for the application process. Finally, the online application process will allow you an opportunity to post your current resume in text form or via an attachment. The information submitted is for our own recruitment use. PreventionGenetics does not sell the information you provide at this website to any third party. PreventionGenetics will use this information to comply with your request for potential employment. PreventionGenetics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
What personal information does PreventionGenetics collect?
PreventionGenetics does not ask you to provide personal health care information to us through our websites. We do use a solution with a first party cookie to track visitor activity on our sites. This information may include information that identifies you as an individual or relates to an identifiable individual, including: name, company name, location or email address. We never share your information with third parties. We also obtain personally identifying information about you if you voluntarily choose to provide such information via correspondence with PreventionGenetics.
PreventionGenetics tracks visitors to our websites by collecting data elements called cookies. Cookies generated by the PreventionGenetics websites are used to (1) enable certain functions and tools on these websites, (2) assist in the navigation of the websites, (3) Track resources and data used on these sites, and (4) remember computer settings. PreventionGenetics also collects other forms of non-personal information, such as browsers used to access our websites, search terms used to find the websites, and traffic referrals and links to our websites. Cookies are not permanently maintained within our tracking system. You may prevent your computer from accepting cookies by modifying the properties on your Web browser; however, stopping your computer from accepting cookies may limit your Web browser's functionality on the PreventionGenetics websites.
PreventionGenetics uses the services of Google Analytics and ClickDimensions software to analyze traffic to the PreventionGenetics websites. This software uses a first party cookie to track visitor activity on our websites. We use this information to improve the content of our sites as well as to provide visitors with a more relevant overall experience with our organization and our sites. As mentioned earlier, we never share information you provide us with third parties. If you do not want these sites to place a cookie on your browser and track your activity, you may leave the sites or you may browse the sites using privacy mode in your web browser. To learn how to use privacy mode refer to the links below depending on the browser you use.
PreventionGenetics uses first party HTML browser cookies in our web tracking technology. This means that visitors to our sites are easily able to set their browsers to reject cookies (however, stopping your computer from accepting cookies may limit your Web browser's functionality on the PreventionGenetics websites) and are easily able to delete cookies set by us and others. For example, to set the Internet Explorer browser to reject cookies go to Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings and select the privacy level (using the slider bar) that you prefer. To delete cookies in Internet Explorer, go to Tools > Internet Options > General > Browsing History and click the Delete button then select the cookies option.
PreventionGenetics never stores any information in your computer’s Flash local shared objects area (i.e. we never use what is known as ‘flash cookies’).
PreventionGenetics never uses visitor identification techniques that involve sharing information you provide us with other sites or vice versa.
We may use your personal information within PreventionGenetics (1) to provide you with the services and products you request, (2) to assist with your questions about our services, billing, payment methods or use of our websites, (3) to process or collect payments made in connection with our services to you, and (4) to evaluate our services and products and to conduct customer surveys.
Visitors to these websites may enter an email address to receive PreventionGenetics' periodic newsletter. We do not sell email lists to third parties.
Disclosure of Personal Information to Third Parties
We will not give, sell, rent, loan or otherwise disclose any personal information to any third party, unless (1) you have authorized us to do so, (2) we are legally required to do so, for example, in response to a subpoena, court order or other legal process, and/or (3) it is necessary to do so in order to protect and defend the rights or property of these websites.
We also may share aggregate, non-personal information about website usage with unaffiliated third parties. This aggregate information does not contain any personal identifiable information about our users.
As a convenience to our site visitors, the PreventionGenetics websites may contain links to a number of sites that may provide useful information. Links contained on the PreventionGenetics websites that transfer you to a non-PreventionGenetics site are not maintained by PreventionGenetics and may contain different information and/or different privacy policies from those of our Company. You may review the privacy policies of these websites and/or receive specific information regarding that site's privacy policies and procedures after leaving the PreventionGenetics sites. PreventionGenetics is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of a non-PreventionGenetics website. PreventionGenetics does not control, or have any input into, whether our business partners or Internet-linked sites use or accept cookies on their sites.
Changes to this Web Privacy Statement
By visiting and using the PreventionGenetics websites, you are giving your consent to the terms outlined in this PreventionGenetics Web Privacy Statement.
PreventionGenetics is committed to the protection of children's privacy, security, and safety. Our websites are created for an adult audience and are not designed or intended to attract children in any way. We do not knowingly solicit, collect, or accept any information from children on these websites.
How to contact us
PreventionGenetics welcomes feedback and questions regarding our Web Privacy Statement. If you need further information or have questions regarding this document, please send an e-mail to: webmaster@PreventionGenetics.com
Terms and Conditions
1. Scope of These Terms
2. Disclaimer of Content
This Site provides information about our company, and the products and services we offer, including diagnostic health testing and services, data analysis, clinical trials capabilities, and information about various health conditions.
The clinical information contained within the "Clinical DNA Testing" section of this Site is intended for the use of health care professionals. Health care providers should exercise their own clinical judgment when using our content, tools or databases.
If you are a patient or health care consumer, you should not use information found on this Site to replace a relationship with your physician or other health care professional and should not rely on that information as professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider concerning questions you have regarding a medical condition, and before starting, stopping, or modifying any treatment or medication. In the case of a health emergency, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel. Never delay obtaining medical advice or disregard medical advice because of something you have or have not read on this Site.
The information (including, without limitation, advice and recommendations) and services on this Site are intended solely as a general educational aid and are neither medical nor health care advice for any individual problem nor a substitute for medical or other professional advice and services from a qualified health care provider familiar with your medical history. Use of this Site does not create a doctor-patient relationship. No information contained in this Site is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment. While PreventionGenetics attempts to keep all the information on this Site up-to-date, medical treatment and knowledge change quickly, and this Site should not be considered error-free or a comprehensive source of all information on a particular topic. PreventionGenetics makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of the content of this Site, and assumes no responsibility for any consequences relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based upon the information and material on this Site. Your use of this Site is subject to the additional disclaimers and caveats that may appear throughout these terms and conditions and the PreventionGenetics Site. You assume the entire risk of loss in using this Site and materials contained in the Site.
Features and specifications of products or services described or depicted on this Site are subject to change at any time without notice.
3. Copyright, Trademarks and other Intellectual Property
Copyright, trademark, patent, and other applicable laws protect the services and materials appearing on this Site. All materials on this Site may be accessed, downloaded or printed for the noncommercial purpose of scientific or educational advancement or within the scope allowable by these terms and conditions. No other use of these materials may be made without express written permission of the operators of PreventionGenetics. Any unauthorized use of the words or images on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and civil and criminal statutes.
www.PreventionGenetics.com is owned by PreventionGenetics, LLC. None of the names, trademarks, service marks and logos of PreventionGenetics appearing on this Site may be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate PreventionGenetics' sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service, without express written permission of the operators of PreventionGenetics. Nothing contained on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, waiver or otherwise, any license or right of use to any trademark displayed on the Site without the written permission of the owners and operators of PreventionGenetics or the third party owner of the trademark, if any. This Site may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.
4. Physician Test Review and Genetic Counseling
5. Right to Change Terms and Conditions
PreventionGenetics may, at any time and from time to time, change these terms and conditions. Any changes to these terms and conditions will be effective immediately upon posting of the changed terms and conditions on this Site. You agree to review these terms and conditions periodically, and use of the Site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms and conditions as changed.
6. Links to Other Sites
This Site may contain third party-owned content (e.g., articles, data feeds, abstracts, etc.) and may also include hypertext links to third party-owned websites. We provide such third party content and links as a courtesy to our users. We have no control over any third party-owned websites or content referenced, accessed by or available on this Site and, therefore, we do not endorse, sponsor, recommend or otherwise accept any responsibility for such third party websites or content or for the availability of such websites. In particular, we do not accept any liability arising out of any allegation that any third party-owned content (whether published on this, or any other website) infringes the intellectual property rights of any person or any liability arising out of any information or opinion contained on such third party website or content. If you link to third party sites from PreventionGenetics, we encourage you to consult the policy statements and the terms and conditions of each site you visit.
7. Links to This Site
You should not link to this Site, nor use PreventionGenetics' name, trademark, logos, or otherwise refer to PreventionGenetics in any public communications without first obtaining PreventionGenetics' advance written consent. Requests to link to this Site or use PreventionGenetics' name should be directed to PreventionGenetics Marketing.
8. Advertising and Sponsorships
We do not accept paid advertisements or sponsorships on this Site.
9. Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability
PREVENTIONGENETICS AND ITS SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THE INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ACCESS TO THIS SITE MAY BE INTERRUPTED AND INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS MAY NOT BE ERROR-FREE. NONE OF PREVENTIONGENETICS, ITS SUPPLIERS OR ANYONE ELSE INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN ASSUMES ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS PROVIDED ON THIS SITE; THEY ALSO SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THIS SITE. ALL INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE LIMITATIONS SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND THIS SITE WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED TO YOU ABSENT SUCH LIMITATIONS.
PLEASE NOTE THAT SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless PreventionGenetics and its suppliers and their respective affiliates, employees, officers, directors, agents, servants, and representatives of each from any liability, loss, claim, suit, damage, and expense (including reasonable attorneys' fees and expenses) related to (1) your violation of these terms and conditions and (2) your posting of material to this Site.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use is held invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall remain in full force and effect. Any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use held invalid or unenforceable only in part or degree will remain in full force and effect to the extent not held invalid or unenforceable. The parties further agree to replace such invalid or unenforceable provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use with a valid and enforceable provision that will achieve, to the extent possible, the economic, business, and other purposes of such invalid or unenforceable provision.
12. Applicable Law
These terms and conditions and the resolution of any dispute related to these terms and conditions shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin. Any dispute between PreventionGenetics and you related to these terms and conditions shall be resolved exclusively by the state and federal courts of the State of Wisconsin.
This website can be accessed from the United States and other countries worldwide. Since the laws of each State or country may differ, you agree that the statutes and laws of the State of Wisconsin, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law, will apply to all matters relating to the use of this Site.
PreventionGenetics makes no representation that material on this Site is appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing this information from territories where the content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access the Site from other locations do so by their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
These terms and conditions are effective unless and until modified as noted above, or terminated, at any time, by PreventionGenetics. If, in the sole discretion of PreventionGenetics, you fail to comply with these terms and conditions, PreventionGenetics may terminate these terms and conditions without notice and deny you access to the Site.
14. Contact Information
PreventionGenetics is located in Marshfield, Wisconsin, in the United States of America.
3800 S. Business Park Ave.
Marshfield, WI 54449
Specific questions and comments should be directed to the appropriate department via our Contact Us page. While we make every effort to respond to all correspondence within 1 business week, we cannot guarantee a response to every electronic communication.