Collection of Your Personal Information
We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you to provide a service or carry out a transaction that you have requested such as receiving information about Pearson Medical Technologies products and services, entering a contest, ordering e-mail newsletters, joining a limited-access premium site or service, signing up for an event or training, or when purchasing, downloading and/or registering Pearson Medical Technologies products. The personal information we collect may include your name, title, company or organization name, work e-mail, work phone, work or home address, information about your job function, information about your company, and credit card information. The Site may collect certain information about your visit, such as the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the Site; the pages that you access while at the Site and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site. This information is used to help improve the site, analyze trends and administer the site.
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Use of your Personal Information
The personal information collected on this Site will be used to operate the Site and to provide the service(s) or carry out the transaction(s) you have requested or authorized.
In support of these uses, Pearson Medical Technologies may use personal information to provide you with more effective customer service, to improve the Site and any related Pearson Medical Technologies products or services, and to make the Site easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information or by customizing the Site to your particular preference or interests. In order to offer you a more consistent experience in your interactions with Pearson Medical Technologies, information collected by Pearson Medical Technologies.com may be combined with information collected by other Pearson Medical Technologies services. We may use your personal information to provide you with important information about the product or service that you are using, including critical updates and notifications. Additionally, with your permission, we may send you information about other Pearson Medical Technologies products and services, and/or share information with Pearson Medical Technologies partners so they may send you information about their products and services.
We merge site-visitation data with anonymous demographic information for research purposes, and we may use this information in aggregate to provide more relevant content. In some limited-entry sections of Pearson Medical Technologies.com, with your approval, we will combine site-visitation data with your personal information in order to provide you with personalized content. If you decline permission, we will not provide you the personalized service and won't merge your personal information with site-visitation data.
When you sign up for a newsletter or agree to receive promotional e-mail, Pearson Medical Technologies.com may use customized links or similar technologies to track e-mail links that you click. We may associate that information with your personal information in order to provide you more focused e-mail communications or purchase information. Each e-mail communication includes an unsubscribe link allowing you to stop delivery of that type of communication. Some services on Pearson Medical Technologies.com offer individuals the ability to publicly display certain personal information, such as for a Pearson Medical Technologies partner who wishes to publish contact information as part of offering a business service. Participation in such services is always optional.
Pearson Medical Technologies occasionally hires other companies to provide limited services on our behalf, such as Web site hosting, packaging, mailing and delivering prizes, answering customer questions about products and services, and sending information about our products, special offers, and other services. We will only provide those companies the personal information they need to deliver the service. They are required to maintain the confidentiality of the information and are prohibited from using that information for any other purpose.
Pearson Medical Technologies may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Pearson Medical Technologies or the Site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Pearson Medical Technologies and our family of Web sites; or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of Pearson Medical Technologies employees or agents, users of Pearson Medical Technologies products or services, or members of the public.
Personal information collected on the Site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which Pearson Medical Technologies or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using the Site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. Pearson Medical Technologies abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union.
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Use of your Personal Information
Except as otherwise described in this statement, personal information you provide on the Site will not be shared outside of Pearson Medical Technologies and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your permission. Please be aware that this privacy statement and any choices you make on the Site will not necessarily apply to personal information you may have provided to Pearson Medical Technologies in the context of other, separately operated, Pearson Medical Technologies products or services.
PearsonMedicalTechnologies.com may send out periodic e-mails informing you of technical service or security issues related to a product or service you requested, or confirming you requested a product or service. In some services offered by Pearson Medical Technologies.com, contact with the customer is an intrinsic part of the service. You will not be able to choose to unsubscribe to these mailings, as they are considered an essential part of the service(s) you have chosen.
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