Protecting your privacy is important to us. We do not collect any personally identifiable information about you during your visit to our website unless you choose to provide it to us. We do, however, collect information from visitors who read, browse, and/or download information from our site. We do this so we can understand how our visitors use. Email addresses provided to us may be used for commercial or marketing purposes related to the services provided by Helping Hands Healthcare.
We automatically collect and temporarily store the following types of information about your visit:
- Domain from which you access the Internet
- IP address
- Operating system on your computer and information about the browser you used when visiting the site
- Date and time of your visit
- Pages visited
- Address of the website that connected you to Helping Hands
We use this information to measure the number of visitors to our site and its sections. We keep the data from our measurement tools as long as needed to support the mission of the website.
When you visit any website, its server may generate a piece of text known as a "cookie" to place on your computer. The cookie allows the server to "remember" specific information about your visit while you are connected. The cookie makes it easier for you to use the dynamic features of Web pages. Cookies from our website collect only information about your browser’s visit to the site. They do not collect personal information about you.
You do not have to give us personal information. However, if you choose to receive alerts or e-newsletters, we collect your email address to complete the subscription process. If you choose to provide us with personally identifiable information on our online job application, our make a referral page or through an email message or request for information, we will maintain the information you provide only as long as needed to respond to your question or to fulfill the stated purpose of the communication. In the case of online job applications, we may keep your information on file for current and future open positions.
If in order to contact you, we store your personal information in a record system designed to retrieve information about you by personal identifier (name, personal email address, home mailing address, personal or mobile phone number, etc.), we will safeguard the information you provide in accordance with appropriate privacy laws and HIPAA, as appropriate.
The Helping Hands website allows for interactity with a variety of technologies and social media services. These third-party website and application (TPWA) tools include popular social networking and media sites, open source software communities, and more. Examples include Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.
TPWAs are not operated or controlled by Helping Hands. Users of TPWAs often share information with the general public, user community, and/or the third party operating the website. Your activity on third-party websites is governed by the security and privacy policies of those sites. You should review the third-party privacy policies before using the sites and ensure that you understand how your information may be used.