This is a condensed version of our Notice of Privacy Practices. Our full length Notice of Privacy Practices is available by request at any of our offices.
The Eye Associates is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our website, www.TheEyeAssociates.com, and we want to contribute to providing a safe environment. Any personal information such as your name and e-mail address, will be used only to respond to your requests for information.
You do not need to provide personal information to visit our site. Should you choose to share personal information with us, however, please be aware that at this time our site is unsecured. While The Eye Associates makes every attempt to protect the personal information that you may share with us, electronic mail is currently not secure against interception. If your communication contains Medicare identification numbers, claim-specific information, or any other confidential information, you may want to contact the appropriate Patient Services Representative via telephone or send your inquiry by postal mail instead.
As you navigate www.TheEyeAssociates.com, you may be able to link to other affiliated sites. Please note that The Eye Associates provides these links for your convenience, but inclusion of the link does not imply endorsement by The Eye Associates. Furthermore, the linked sites are not under our control, and we are not responsible for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. For this reason, we encourage you to look at the privacy policies of those specific sites.
We reserve the right to make changes and corrections at any time without notice. While we strive to provide accurate information, The Eye Associates assumes no responsibility for inadvertent errors or omissions contained on this website. All information provided is of a broad, general nature, and not intended to advise on personal health issues. It also is NOT intended to serve as a substitution for medical care or advice.
* NO HIDDEN CHARGES: IT IS OUR POLICY THAT THE PATIENT AND ANY OTHER PERSON RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYMENT HAS THE RIGHT TO REFUSE TO PAY, CANCEL PAYMENT, OR BE REIMBURSED FOR ANY OTHER SERVICE, EXAMINATION, OR TREATMENT WHICH IS PERFORMED AS A RESULT OF AND WITHIN 72 HOURS OF RESPONDING TO THE ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE FREE, DISCOUNTED FEE, OR REDUCED FEE SERVICE, EXAMINATION, OR TREATMENT.
All materials posted on this website are subject to copyright and no alterations may be made without the express written consent of The Eye Associates.
“We may collect information about your computer, including your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and in order to create reports. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
The only cookies in use on our site are for Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it.
Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site.
Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.
Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. You can opt out of Google Analytics without affecting how you visit our site – for more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites you use, visit this Google page.