Privacy & Security Policy
Home Centered Care Institute (“HCCI” or “we” “us” or “our”) values our relationship with our audience and website users. We understand that privacy of personal information is an important concern and we respect that concern. We want you to know what kind of information we collect, how we use it, with whom it may be shared, what choices you have regarding our use of your information, and how you may review and change some of the data you provide to us. This Privacy & Security Policy provides you with that information. You can rest assured that HCCI will always comply with all applicable U.S. laws and requirements.
We are located in the United States (“U.S.”) and, by visiting, using or purchasing from HCCI, you agree to the jurisdiction of the U.S. and application of U.S. laws. You also agree to the transfer of your personal information to or within the U.S.
As we continue to develop our educational tools and take advantage of technologies to improve the work we perform and services we offer, this policy likely will change. When we change it, we will post the change(s) on our web site. If we change the policy in a material way, we will provide appropriate online notice to you.
What Information Do We Collect and How Do We Use It?
We may collect various types of personal information from you, depending upon how you use our site or access our information. The categories of personal information we collect may include:
(1) Your first and last name.
(2) A home or other physical address, including street name and name of a city or town.
(3) Your e-mail address.
(4) Your telephone number.
(5) The HCCI courses you complete.
(6) If you make a purchase or donation on our site, your credit card number and related information.
(7) Any other information you provide through course registrations, purchases, donations, survey responses, or public postings.
We may combine the information we collect from you with information we receive from you offline. We may also receive information about you from other sources, including, for example, address update services.
We may use the information we collect from and about you for any of the following purposes: (1) to fulfill your requests for information, educational materials, products or services; (2) to provide you with targeted information and advertising on the site; (3) to contact you with information and promotional materials, offers, and requests for donations from HCCI as well as from our affiliates, marketing partners, advertisers and other third parties; (4) to contact you; (5) to review site usage and operations; (6) to address problems with the site, our organization, educational programming or other services; and (7) to protect the security or integrity of the site and our organization.
You may decline cookies, but by doing so, you may not be able to use certain features on our site. You also may be able to make some web beacons unusable by rejecting cookies. Check the “Help” menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.
Do We Share Your Information?
What About Information About Children?
We do not direct the site to, nor do we knowingly collect personal information from, children under thirteen.
HCCI takes data security very seriously. We strive to remain up-to-date on recent developments in data security and ensure that we are in compliance with all regulations and laws. We have taken physical, electronic, contractual, and managerial steps to safeguard and secure the information we collect from site visitors.
Third Party Websites
Thank you for visiting our site. If you have any questions or comments about this policy, please send an email to: info@HCCInstitute.org. Please include “Question or Comment” in the subject line.