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Privacy Policy

  

 

 

Brightpoint Health is committed to protecting your privacy. Our privacy policy is intended to make sure that your personal information that is collected when you visit our site is handled securely and responsibly. By accessing our website, you consent to the use, storage and disclosure of your information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

As we explain, you can access Brightpoint’s web site without providing any personally identifying information. However, if you should choose to donate online or contact us through the site, then personal information will be gathered and maintained by Brightpoint Health.

This Privacy Policy does not affect any personal information that we may already have about you, which was received through means other than your access to this website.

Tracking Information Collected By Brightpoint Health

When you visit our website, Brightpoint automatically receives and records information from your web browser, which includes your IP address and the page on our site that you requested. An IP address is a unique number assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider when you access the Internet. When you visit our site, a file is stored on your computer, which is called a cookie. The placement of a cookie on your computer facilitates your visit to Brightpoint’s website but does not provide us with any personal information.

Personal Information Collected By Brightpoint Health

Apart from tracking information, the only other information collected when you visit Brightpoint’s website are: the personal information you knowingly provide when you make an on-line donation through the DonorPerfect link that you access from our site, and the personal information you knowingly provide using our on-line form for the purpose of contacting us.

Your personal information will never be disclosed to any other party, except to the extent the disclosure of such information may be required by law. Brightpoint regards the confidentiality of your personal information as a matter of utmost importance and we maintain the information in a secure location. Only designated Brightpoint Health employees will come in contact with your personal information and they have been trained to handle the information to ensure your privacy to the greatest extent possible. Brightpoint will not exchange or sell our contributor or contact lists to third parties for any purpose.

We may use your personal information to provide you with additional information about Brightpoint. You can request that we do not contact you with further information about Brightpoint by writing to us via e-mail at info@brightpointhealth.org or you can write to us at, Brightpoint Health, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, Attention: Director of Information Technology.

Donations

As we note above, donations to Brightpoint Health are made through our site via a link to a third party service provider DonorPerfect, which uses industry-leading Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to keep your personal information as secure as possible. DonorPerfect helps to protect your information by working with partners that provide a secure and safe environment for credit card donations. SSL technology encrypts the information you provide through the DonorPerfect site when you make a donation to Brightpoint.

Links To Third Parties

Please be aware that this Privacy Policy statement applies only to Brightpoint’s website and does not apply to any links to third parties, such as DonorPerfect. We encourage you to familiarize yourself with DonorPerfect’s privacy policy when you link from Brightpoint’s website to the DonorPerfect site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any sites to which Brightpoint may provide links from this website.

Your Right To Access, Change Or Remove Personal Information

You may request a copy of your personal information maintained by Brightpoint Health via e-mail at info@brightpointhealth.org, or you can write to us at Brightpoint Health, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, Attention: Director of Information Technology. You may request that we change any incorrect or incomplete information. You may also request that we remove your information from our records.

In addition, you may direct any questions about our Privacy Policy to us at the above e-mail or mailing addresses.

Privacy Policy Changes

Brightpoint Health reserves the right to change our Privacy Policy. We will post on this web page any noteworthy changes to our Privacy Policy at least 30 days prior to the time that they will become effective.