We use secure socket layer (SSL) encryption to protect the transmission of the information you submit to us when you use our secure online forms. The information you provide to us is stored securely.
Cookies are a feature of web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.) software that allows web servers to recognize the computer used to access a site. They are small pieces of data that are stored by a user's web browser on one site to simplify subsequent interactions with that site by the same user or to use the information to streamline the user's transaction on related web pages. This makes it easier for a user to move from site to site and to complete transactions over the Internet. Cookies should make your online experience easier and more personalized.
Our site utilizes cookies to collect information about how our site is used. Passive Information gathered may include the date and time of visits, the site pages viewed, time spent at our site, the sites visited just before and just after our site. If you do not wish to transmit "cookie" information about yourself, you may turn off the cookie function in your web browser; please consult the "Help" section of your browser to correctly do so.
Our site's servers also automatically identify your computer by its Internet Protocol address which is a unique string of numbers that is assigned to your computer by your Internet Service Provider. Your IP address may be used to address problems with our server or administer our site or to gather broad demographic information about our users.
Other passive information may include information such as the browser and operating system you are using to access our site, the date and time of your visit, and what pages you visit. Other information may be collected as well.
You choose whether to create an online account with Glucose Buddy. You can create an online account via "Sign Up" on our website or via "Settings" > "Account Info" > "Create An Account Here" inside of the Glucose Buddy iPhone App. To do so, you must provide personal information such as your email address, name, and date of birth.
You can review and update your online account information and modify, add, or delete any optional information by logging into your Glucose Buddy online account and editing your account settings.
An online account allows you to store personal health and wellness records and utilize the tools offered on Glucose Buddy. Once you have an online account, you may also seamlessly send your records from your Glucose Buddy iPhone App to your online account. You choose what information to put in your online account. Examples of the types of information you can store are:
DOWNLOADING AND USING THE GLUCOSE BUDDY IPHONE APP DOES NOT MEAN YOU HAVE CREATED AN ONLINE ACCOUNT. SKYHEALTH HAS NO ACCESS TO THE RECORDS OR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION (PII) YOU STORE ON YOUR IPHONE.
Unless you provide personal information by creating an online account with Glucose Buddy, we cannot and will not have any access to anything you have entered into your iPhone.
We use personal information collected through Glucose Buddy online accounts, including health and wellness information, to enable the services provided through Glucose Buddy and as described in this privacy statement. In support of these uses, we may use personal information to:
If you would rather us not share your PII with any third party for direct marketing purposes, please (i) do not create an online account with Glucose Buddy, or (ii) press the "Opt-out" link within any marketing material you receive.
Please note that if we receive your Opt-Out Request after having shared your PII with a third party for direct marketing purposes or having otherwise transferred or disposed of your PII, we may not have the ability to control the use of such PII by any third party, and in such an event you agree that we shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damages or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of such PII by any such third party or resulting from any such transfer or disposition. If you are concerned about us sharing your PII with third parties or otherwise transferring or disposing your PII, you should not provide your PII to us.
We may need to share personal information in order (i) to comply with the law (e.g. a legal process or a statutory authorization), (ii) to protect or enforce our rights, or (iii) as part of a reorganization, consolidation, merger, or transfer of substantially all of the assets of SkyHealth.
We may be required by subpoena, law or government agency to disclose both Active and Passive Information you have provided to us. If compelled, we have the right and obligation to disclose any and all information requested. How Do We Secure Active Information and Passive Information?
We secure your personal information submitted by you by using reasonable efforts to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, or accidental loss or destruction of Active Information and Passive Information. Your postings on this site and other communications you may have with us via email or snailmail may not be secure unless we advise you that security measures are in place prior to your sending information. Therefore, if you choose to communicate with us through these means, you are assuming the risk of doing so and we request that you do not send or post sensitive information through these means.
YOUR REGISTRATION INTO OUR SITE MEANS THAT YOU ARE ACCEPTING THE PRACTICES SET FORTH IN THIS POLICY. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES TO THE POLICY BY POSTING THE NEW VERSION WITH A NEW EFFECTIVE DATE. YOUR CONTINUED MEMBERSHIP INDICATES YOUR AGREEMENT TO THE CHANGES.Last Modified: 2/25/2011