AGREEMENT TO POLICY
By using this Website or interacting with a TheAnswerPage advertisement, page and/or account on a third-party Website, you consent to this Policy, including your consent to our use and disclosure of information about you in the manner described in this Policy.
TYPES OF INFORMATION
TheAnswerPage offers a variety of products that are available online and are also available through a mobile device. Information that we may collect about you through online interaction includes information that you input, such as your name, address, email address, other contact information; data resulting from your activity, such as transaction information; and location information.
Other Information that we may collect online, is any information other than Personal Information that does not reveal your specific identity or does not directly relate to an individual, such as browser information, information collected through cookies, pixel tags and other technologies, demographic information, other information provided by you such as your date of birth or household income, and aggregated and anonymous data.
TheAnswerPage Website may be previewed anonymously by any user with access to the web. For complete access to the Website, registration is required. Registration is free. To participate in CME related activity, both registration and a paid subscription are required. When registering, you provide us with a limited amount of information about yourself such as your name, e-mail address, and area of professional specialty. CME activity requires additional information such as credit card information for subscription payment.
We will use any information we gather in a variety of ways working to improve your overall account security, responding to your requests and communicating with you, managing your specific preferences such as passwords and log in credentials, complying with and enforcing applicable legal requirements, marketing, and for other purposes that we may disclose at the time you provide us with or we collect your personal information. TheAnswerPage does not share, sell, distribute, or loan its readers list to other entities. A registered user can expect to receive an occasional email directly from TheAnswerPage, alerting the reader to a new feature or opportunity for that reader. A registered user can quickly, easily and permanently remove himself/herself from TheAnswerPage email list should he/she so desire.
TheAnswerPage uses the information we collect for the sole purpose of customizing and improving the service we offer to our readers. For example, we may send readers identifying themselves as interested in our CME program an e-mail message notifying them of developments in that program. In connection with your use of TheAnswerPage products and services, we may send your personal information to state medical societies, departments of health and to the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Credentialing Center-ANCC), and/or American Psychological Association. In addition, TheAnswerPage may provide basic information about its CME users and their use of the Website to our accrediting body, according to ACCME (Accreditation Council on Continuing Medical Education) requirements.
From our web pages, we do not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under the age of 13. We request that such individuals do not provide personal information through the services.
POLICY UPDATES AND EFFECTIVE DATE
We reserve the right to update this Policy at any time. You will be able to note the updated Policy by the revision dated noted on the Policy. All updates to the Policy will be effective when the policy is posted unless indicated otherwise. Your continued use of our Website constitutes your agreement to this policy and any updates.
ABOUT “COOKIES” AND THIRD PARTY SITES
GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION
TheAnswerPage complies with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in connection with the collection of personal data from EU residents (“Data Subjects”). For the purposes of the GDPR, we are considered the “controller” of all personal data about which we collect through this Website. You can find more information on the GDPR from the Information Commissioner’s Office at https://ico.org.uk/.
TheAnswerPage has implemented generally accepted administrative, technical and physical safeguards in order to protect personal information from unauthorized use, access, theft or destruction. We will notify you in the event of any breach of your personal information that we control which could expose you to risk of identity theft. In addition, we do not sell personal information, nor will we share it with any third parties without your prior consent except where we are required to do so by law.
We may provide the personal data of Data Subjects to third parties who are our service providers for the purposes providing services to you on our behalf. We will only disclose the personal information that is necessary for the third party to deliver the service requested, and will have an agreement with them which requires them to keep your personal information secure and not use it for their own purposes.
Data Subjects have certain rights pursuant to the GDPR, including the right to obtain, from us, confirmation as to whether or not their personal information is being processed. The GDPR defines “processing” as any operation or set of operations which is performed on personal data or on sets of personal data, whether or not by automated means, such as collection, recording, organization, structuring, storage, adaptation or alteration, retrieval, consultation, use, disclosure by transmission, dissemination or otherwise making available, alignment or combination, restriction, erasure or destruction. Data subjects have the right to obtain from us, (i) the purposes of the processing; (ii) the categories of personal information concerned; (iii) the recipients or categories of recipient to whom the personal information has been or will be disclosed; (iv) where possible, the envisioned period for which the personal information will be stored, or, if not possible, the criteria used to determine that period; (v) and the right to request from us rectification or erasure of your personal information or restriction of processing of your personal information, as well as the right to object to such processing; (vi) the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority.
All inquiries concerning the foregoing may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
YOUR ACCESS TO INFORMATION YOU PROVIDE
You may view and alter your personal information profile by clicking on the “My Account” tab. You may view a log of your CME activity (if you are a subscribed CME user) by visiting the “My Account” tab and clicking on “Order History.” You may remove yourself from our e-mail list by clicking on “unsubscribe” in the daily email.