THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT UNITED STATES RESIDENTS MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
Scipher Medicine Corporation (“Scipher”) is committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of your personal and health information.
The personal and health information that may identify you and relates to your past, present or future health condition, treatment, or payment for services is known as Protected Health Information, or PHI.
Scipher is required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPPA) and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act of 2009 (HITECH) to maintain the privacy and security of your PHI and to provide you with a notice of our legal duties, our privacy practices, and your patient rights.
This Notice of Privacy Practices Under HIPPA for US Residents (this “Notice”) describes how we may use and disclose your PHI to carry out treatment, payment, and health care operations and for other specified purposes that are permitted or required by law.
Whenever we use or disclose your PHI we are required to follow the terms of this Notice.
Scipher may use or disclose your PHI for the following purposes:
Uses and disclosures for purposes other than those described above will not be made without written authorization signed by you or your personal representative. Once you sign an authorization, you may revoke it by contacting Scipher at any time unless it has already been relied upon to use or disclose PHI.
You have the following rights with respect to your PHI. To exercise any of these rights, please contact our Privacy Office using the contact information provided at the end of this Notice.
Scipher is required by law to notify you following the discovery that there has been a breach of your PHI, unless Scipher reasonably determines, after investigating the situation and assessing the risk presented, that there is a low probability that the privacy or security of your PHI has been compromised. You will be notified in a timely fashion, no later than 60 days after discovery of the breach.
Scipher reserves the right to amend this Notice from time to time. When changes are made, we will promptly post the updated Notice on the Scipher website at www.sciphermedicine.com.
If you have any questions or comments about this Notice, or if you have any complaints about Scipher’s privacy practices, please contact us using the contact information provided below. You may also file a complaint with the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Scipher will not retaliate against you for filing a complaint.
When communicating with us regarding this Notice, our privacy practices, or your privacy rights, please contact the Privacy Office using the following contact information:
Scipher Medicine Corporation
Effective Date of Notice: July 27, 2020
This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for ScipherMedicine.com and PrismRA.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:
What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization.
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the contact form on our website:
See what data we have about you, if any.
Change/correct any data we have about you.
Have us delete any data we have about you.
Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
We take precautions to protect your information. Do not include sensitive or personal information via our contact form.
When you contact us via email, social media, or the contact form, only authorized Scipher employees have access to the information.
Scipher may modify this website, in whole or in part, as well as the rules and regulations governing its use, at any time. Such modifications will be effective when posted on the website. By continuing use of this website after such changes, you will be accepting such terms and conditions as changed.
Information on Scipher’s website is presented for the purpose of general informational and educational purposes for the public regarding diagnostic testing and other general information regarding the products or services of Scipher or its affiliates. Nothing contained on this website is intended to constitute medical advice, instruction for medical diagnosis or guidance for treatment. Information on this website should not be relied upon for medical, legal, technical or financial decisions. It should not be used in place of the advice or consultation of a physician or other qualified healthcare provider. Should you have any healthcare related questions, please consult your physician or other healthcare provider.
To the maximum extent permitted under applicable law, in no event shall Scipher or any of its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, contractors or agents have any liability (including without limitation, contract, negligence and tort liability) for any loss of profits, opportunities or goodwill or any type of indirect or consequential damages in connection with this website.
SCIPHER MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS NOR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, COMPLETENESS AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SERVICES OR PRODUCTS CONTAINED ON SCIPHER’S WEBSITE. ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SERVICES AND PRODUCTS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANT OF ANY KIND. SCIPHER HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESSED AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGMENT.
You agree not to present a link to this website in such a way that is associated with advertising or appears to be an endorsement of any organization, product or service.
Scipher may modify this website, in whole or in part, as well as any cookies, at any time. Such modifications will be effective when posted on the website. By continuing use of this website after such changes, you will be accepting such terms and conditions as changed.
Cookies are simple text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device by Scipher’s website’s server to gather information. Each cookie contains some anonymous information, such as a unique identifier and the domain name, and is unique to your web browser. This policy explains the information collectedwhen you use Scipher’s website. It also has information about how Scipher stores, uses, transfers and deletes that information.
Scipher uses user, session and persistent cookies, such as comment cookies, strictly necessary cookies and essential cookies to: (i) authenticate users, (ii) better understand user preferences/settings and (ii) gather website analytics. In addition to Scipher’s cookies, we may also use various third-party cookies to report usage statistics.
You are able to remove cookies by clearing them via the browser settings on each device. Note you may generally modify your browser settings to control whether your computer accepts or declines cookies. These settings are generally available within your browser’s “Help”, “Tools” or “Edit” menus, though this may prevent you from accessing all functionality on our website.