operate this Website or for other operational reasons and those companies may have access to your personally identifiable information when necessary to perform their services; however, JCM Vein, PLLC. Vein Care Coastal Bend requires such third party companies or service providers to maintain the confidentiality of such
information. JCM Vein, PLLC. Vein Care Coastal Bend may also be required to disclose the personally identifiable information submitted by you in connection with legal requirements, such as in response to an authorized subpoena, governmental request or investigation, or as otherwise required by law.
Additionally, any personally identifiable information that is considered PHI will be protected by JCM Vein, PLLC. Vein Care Coastal Bend in accordance with HIPAA as explained in our Notice of Privacy Practices explained above.
C. Security and Access
No data transmission over the internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed as completely secure. As a result, JCM Vein, PLLC. Vein Care Coastal Bend can only strive to safeguard your personally identifiable information once we receive it.
In general, we will retain all such information, at a minimum, for the length of time required by law. However, we will delete any personally identifiable information in our database upon your request or as otherwise required by law. JCM Vein, PLLC. Vein Care Coastal Bend may back up personally identifiable information on servers as a protection against natural disasters, equipment failures or other
disruptions. Backup files protect you and us because they lower the risk of losing valuable information. Removing a record or specific information from our active files will not immediately remove such record or information from our back up files. Such information will eventually be passively deleted as back up records are erased through the normal recycling of back up files.
Upon receiving a written request from you and after verifying your identity, we will provide you with a copy of your personally identifiable information in our possession.
IV. Non-Personally Identifiable Information
When you visit this Website, like when you visit most websites, we may gather certain anonymous information about your visit to determine internet traffic patterns, Website usage, to improve our content, to customize the Website’s layout and presentation, and other generalized uses. Such information is gathered anonymously