We take the issue of privacy very seriously and value the trust you place in us each time you use our services and access this Web site.

Parints.com Privacy Statement

P.A.R.I.N.T.S. Infertility Management, LLC is committed to respecting and protecting your privacy as a visitor to our Web site at http://www.parints.com. We take the issue of privacy very seriously and value the trust you place in us each time you use our services and access this Web site.

This Privacy Statement describes the practices and policies we have put into place to safeguard your personal and health-related personal information that may be gathered and used as you visit our Web site.

The policy may change from time to time so please check back periodically. If you have any questions about our privacy policies, we encourage you to contact us using any of the methods outlined at the end of our Privacy Statement.

  1. Who Is Collecting the Information?

    P.A.R.I.N.T.S. Infertility Management, LLC is collecting information on this Web site as outlined in this privacy statement.

  2. What Information Do We Collect?

    Automatic Collection of Information:
    If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the web site or download information, our system will automatically gather and store certain information about your visit. This information does not identify you personally and is used in an aggregate way to help us improve our web site and tell us the number of visitors to our site each day.

    Our Web server automatically collects and records the following information:
    The visitor’s domain name, but not the e-mail address.
    Aggregate information on what pages are accessed.
    Date and time you access our site.

    Permission-based Collection of Information:
    At different places on our site depending upon the feature you use, you may be asked to volunteer personal and health-related information such as your name, e-mail, mailing address, telephone number, and health history.

    The following information is collected with your permission at this Web site:
    The names and e-mail addresses of those who use a contact form

  3. How Do We Use the Information We Collect?

    The information we gather automatically and with your permission during your visit to our Web site is used in the following ways:
    Monitor, review, measure, and analyze Web site utilization
    Modify and enhance the Web site
    Improve the content and design of our Web site
    Determine the need for new programs and services
    Respond to your requests
    Monitor and improve our customer service efforts

  4. With Whom Will the Information Be Shared?

    The personally identifiable information gathered during your visit to this Web site is not shared with any organization for any purpose. We do not rent, sell, exchange or in some way provide personally identifiable information to any third-party organization.

  5. Access and Correction of Personal Information

    Review of Personal Information

    Upon request we provide site visitors with access to:

    – Communications that the consumer/visitor has directed to our site (e.g., emails, patient inquiries)
    – Contact information (e.g., Name, address, phone number) that we maintain about them
    – A description of information that we maintain about them

    How to Access and Correct Personal Information

    Consumers can access and request correction to this information by:

    – Sending us e-mail to that effect at: privacy@parints.com
    – Writing to us at the contact address in Item 16

  6. Additional Use of Personal Information

    Requesting No E-mail Communication

    You may receive e-mail messages from us about health topics that may be of interest to you, health and Web site-related news, upcoming events, special promotions, and other relevant information. If you do not wish to receive such e-mail messages, please let us know by the following means:
    – Sending us e-mail to that effect at: privacy@parints.com
    – Writing to us at the contact address in Item 16

    Requesting No Postal Mailings

    You may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by the following means:
    – Sending us e-mail to that effect at: privacy@parints.com
    – Writing to us at the contact address in Item 16

    Requesting No Telephone Communication

    Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers on-line may receive calls from us regarding response to their information requests. If you do not wish to receive telephone calls, please let us know by:
    – Sending us e-mail to that effect at: privacy@parints.com
    – Writing to us at the contact address in Item 16

  7. Our Use of Cookies

    Many Web sites use “cookies” to provide useful features to their visitors by providing customizable and personalized services.

    A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. For example, a Web site may use cookies to store and sometimes track information about you, your preferences, or the pages you last visited.

    We use cookies to store non-personally identifiable information about the state of your Web site viewing session.

  8. Registration for Access

    Some Web sites require you to provide some personal information through a registration process in order to take advantage of certain Web site features and to access content areas. For example, a registration form might request your name, telephone number and e-mail address. You might also be asked to voluntarily provide a list of health topics that you are interested in so your Web site experience can be customized to your interests.

  9. Our Children’s Privacy Policy

    We are especially concerned about protecting children’s privacy. We hope parents and teachers are involved in children’s Internet explorations. It is particularly important for parents to guide their children when children are asked to provide personal information on line.

    Our site does not feature information and services of interest to children 13 and under

  10. Interactive Services and Tools

    Interactive services tools such as health risk assessments, health-related calculators, and other technology-based features provide Web site users with a richer and more valuable experience. The tools can provide you with information that is customized according to your personal health background and needs.

    Some interactive tools may request identifying personal and health-related information in order to function. It is important for you to know how your information will be used when it is requested, for what purposes it may also be used, and if it will be shared with any other party.

    This site does not use interactive tools that ask for identifying and health-related personal information.

  11. Security of Communications

    We recognize that many people are concerned about the privacy and protection of information as it is transmitted over the Internet. You should keep in mind that the possibility exists for unauthorized individuals to intercept any e-mail message you send over the Internet. In some cases, information can be encrypted (scrambled or encoded) to make it very difficult to read if it is intercepted during communication. Certain technology and practices allow Web sites to provide an increased level of security for your personal and health-related information when appropriate.

    We use the following practices on our Web site to enhance the level of security for communication and the transmission of personal information:

    – We always use industry-standard encryption technologies when transferring and receiving consumer data exchanged with our site
    – We have taken reasonable steps to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of personally identifiable information that you may provide.
    – We use e-mail forms to allow our customers to ask questions about our services and programs. These are not hosted on a secure server. The possibility exists that unauthorized individuals may intercept e-mail messages.
    – We are not responsible for the privacy of e-mail messages except those stored in our system.
    – We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site

  12. E-Commerce

    Purchasing items or making donations over the Internet usually requires you to provide your personal identifying information and credit card information on a Web site. Many people have become accustomed to on-line commerce as a timesaving and useful convenience. There are a number of practices that can make providing your sensitive credit card information more secure and therefore make you feel more comfortable about doing so.

    We do not process credit card payments for donations, merchandise, or services on our Web site at this time.

  13. Advertising Servers

    On-line advertising, such as banner ads, has become commonplace on many Web sites. Certain Web sites have developed relationships with third-party advertising servers to display these advertisements on their sites. By clicking on one of these banner ads, you will be taken to another site with different privacy policies. These third party ad servers may also use cookies to collect non-personal information on your preferences and interests via the advertisement you decide to view.

    At this time, we do not partner with or have special relationships with any advertising server companies.

  14. Links to Other Sites

    Web sites often provide a number of links that offer direct access to other useful or interesting web sites holding potential value to site visitors. Inclusion of the other sites by links does not imply any endorsement of the material or information on the other sites. Users are encouraged to review the privacy policy of each linked site before sharing personal and health-related information.

    This site includes links to nonaffiliated external Web sites. We have the following practices:
    We encourage users to review the privacy policy of each linked site, as we cannot be responsible for the privacy practices of other sites.

  15. Changes in Our Privacy Policy

    From time to time, we may use information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future, we have the following practices:
    – We will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.
    – We will use for these new purposes only data collected from the time of the policy change forward.

    Preference for Future Use of Information

    You may prevent your information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by:
    – Sending us e-mail to that effect at: privacy@parints.com
    – Writing to us at the contact address in Item 16

  16. Web Site Contact Information

    If you have questions about our privacy policy, or feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, please contact us.

    P.A.R.I.N.T.S. Infertility Management, LLC

    Town and Country Medical Building Ste. 220
    2821 North Ballas Road
    Saint Louis, Missouri 63131

    privacy@parints.com
    Phone (314) 993-2340
    Toll Free (888) 850-9225

  17. Modification Date

    This privacy statement was last modified on June 16, 2008.
    Please review our Terms of Use.