Patient Privacy Notice - Rideout Vascular

Oct 24, 2017


Welcome to Rideout Vascular, where your privacy and confidentiality are of utmost importance to us. We understand the significance of your sensitive health information and are committed to safeguarding it. This Patient Privacy Notice outlines how we collect, use, and protect your personal information.

Your Privacy Matters to Us

At Rideout Vascular, we prioritize the privacy and security of your personal information. We adhere to all applicable laws and regulations to ensure your data is protected. Our commitment to patient privacy is evident in our comprehensive privacy policies and practices.

What Information Do We Collect?

When you visit our website or interact with our services, we may collect various types of information, including:

1. Personal Information

We may collect personal information such as your name, contact details, health insurance information, and other information necessary for providing healthcare services. Rest assured that we only collect information that is relevant and vital for your treatment and care.

2. Automatically Collected Information

When you access our website, we may automatically collect certain information, including your IP address, browser type, operating system, and other technical details. This information helps us analyze trends, improve our website's functionality, and enhance your overall experience.

3. Cookies

We may use cookies to enhance your browsing experience and personalize content based on your preferences. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your device. By accepting our use of cookies, you consent to the collection of information outlined in our Cookie Policy.

How Do We Use Your Information?

At Rideout Vascular, we use your information for the following purposes:

1. Providing Healthcare Services

We use your personal information to provide you with high-quality healthcare services tailored to your needs. This includes scheduling appointments, delivering test results, and ensuring effective communication between medical professionals.

2. Administrative and Operational Purposes

We may use your information for administrative purposes, such as billing, record-keeping, and improving our services. Additionally, your information helps us meet legal and regulatory requirements related to healthcare provision.

3. Communication and Updates

We may use your contact information to communicate with you regarding appointment reminders, changes to our services, and relevant healthcare updates. We respect your communication preferences and provide options for managing your contact preferences.

4. Research and Analysis

Your de-identified information may be used for research and statistical analysis to improve healthcare practices, outcomes, and advancements. We ensure that your information is anonymized and securely protected.

How Do We Protect Your Information?

At Rideout Vascular, we have implemented appropriate security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. We employ strict data protection protocols and regularly update our systems to maintain a secure environment.

Your Rights and Choices

As a valued patient, you have certain rights and choices regarding your personal information:

1. Access and Correction

You can request access to the personal information we hold about you. If any details are incorrect or require modification, we will promptly update them upon your request.

2. Withdraw Consent

If you previously consented to the collection and use of your information, you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. However, do note that this may impact our ability to provide certain healthcare services.

3. Opt-Out of Communications

If you no longer wish to receive non-essential communications from us, you can opt-out by following the instructions provided in our communications or contacting our privacy team.

4. Data Portability

You may have the right to request a copy of your personal information in a structured, machine-readable format to transfer it to another healthcare provider, where applicable by law.

Third-Party Disclosures

Rideout Vascular may disclose your personal information to trusted third parties who assist us in delivering healthcare services, conducting research, or fulfilling legal obligations. These organizations are bound by strict confidentiality agreements and are only authorized to use your information as necessary.

Updates to Our Privacy Notice

We may update our Patient Privacy Notice from time to time to reflect changes in legislation or our practices. We encourage you to review this notice periodically to stay informed about how we protect your privacy.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding our Patient Privacy Notice or the privacy of your personal information, please contact our privacy team by visiting our Contact page.

Rideout Vascular is dedicated to providing exceptional healthcare services while prioritizing the privacy and confidentiality of your personal information. Trust us to protect your sensitive health data as we work together towards optimal health outcomes.

Valerie Cichanowicz
This privacy notice sets a clear standard for patient data protection. It's a valuable resource for patients.
Oct 19, 2023
Pat Holder
As a patient, it's comforting to know that my privacy and confidentiality are respected. Thanks for the clear notice.
Jun 15, 2023
Joe Vance
The effort to safeguard patient privacy in healthcare should be applauded. Well done, Rideout Vascular!
Apr 18, 2023
Jamie Dennis
Patients need assurance that their privacy is protected. This notice provides that necessary clarity.
Feb 3, 2023
Bruce Bennett
I appreciate the effort to uphold patient privacy and confidentiality. It's essential in healthcare.
Dec 14, 2022
Team Member
The commitment to safeguarding patient privacy is evident in this comprehensive privacy notice. Well done.
Sep 24, 2022
Joe Weber
Transparency and commitment to patient privacy are evident in this concise privacy notice.
Aug 6, 2022
Dmytro Horilyk
Safeguarding patient privacy helps build trust between healthcare providers and patients. This notice is an important step.
Jul 7, 2022
Joan Trower
I value the effort to ensure patient data is handled responsibly. Privacy matters.
Sep 26, 2021
Taylor Adams
Patient privacy should always be a top priority. It's good to see Rideout Vascular is taking it seriously.
Jun 6, 2021
Yoshitomo Kasui
I'm glad to see the attention given to privacy and data protection. It's a much-needed focus in healthcare.
Feb 24, 2021
Sue Cavendish
This privacy notice demonstrates a strong commitment to patient rights and confidentiality.
Feb 12, 2021
Yafeng Wang
Protecting patient privacy fosters trust and confidence in healthcare services. Your notice is a positive move.
Nov 29, 2020
Michael Sidick
Thank you for outlining how you handle personal data. It's important for patients to know their privacy is a priority.
Sep 3, 2020
Trina Lin
Maintaining patient privacy is a priority for any reputable healthcare provider. This notice reflects that commitment.
Aug 2, 2020
The privacy notice reflects the professionalism and ethics of Rideout Vascular.
Jul 6, 2020
Helen Goldstein
I value the commitment to protecting patient privacy in healthcare. Transparency is essential.
Jun 28, 2020
Chrissy Sommer
It's reassuring to see the emphasis on safeguarding patient privacy. Transparency is key in healthcare.
May 6, 2020
Farooq Merchant
I appreciate the emphasis on safeguarding sensitive health information. Patient privacy is crucial.
Feb 25, 2020
Tanya Pillay
Understanding the significance of sensitive health information is key to building trust with patients.
Feb 2, 2020
Daniel Tipan
Patient privacy is a fundamental aspect of healthcare. I'm glad to see Rideout Vascular addressing it.
Nov 4, 2019
Michael Conrad
Protecting personal data is essential in the healthcare industry. This notice is a step in the right direction.
Aug 21, 2019
Courtney Horn
As a healthcare consumer, I appreciate the focus on protecting my personal information. It's a critical aspect of care.
Jul 13, 2019
Fern Forcier
Thank you for the clear and concise patient privacy notice. It's important for patients to have this information.
Apr 25, 2019
Ravinder Narula
I appreciate the commitment to patient privacy and confidentiality. It's essential for building trust.
Mar 4, 2019
Kayla Libby
Clear and transparent communication about patient privacy safeguards is crucial. Thanks for providing this notice.
Feb 2, 2019
Robert Yu
Transparency in data collection and protection is vital. Your commitment to patient privacy is commendable.
Jan 16, 2019
Wayne Oldenburg
Patient privacy is not just a legal obligation but a fundamental ethical responsibility. It's good to see this commitment.
Nov 7, 2018
Bill Corpuz
Transparency in handling patient data is reassuring. Thank you for the clear privacy notice.
Oct 8, 2018
Tia Miller
This is a great initiative to ensure patient privacy and confidentiality. Well done, Rideout Vascular! 👍
Sep 26, 2018
Rachel Berger
Data protection and patient privacy should be paramount in healthcare. The notice is a step in the right direction.
Jul 7, 2018
Yuri Gorodetsky
Well-structured privacy notices like this can help patients feel more secure about sharing personal information.
Jun 10, 2018
Alicia Dillon
It's reassuring to know that Rideout Vascular values patient privacy and confidentiality.
May 1, 2018
Aldon Williams
Maintaining patient privacy is crucial in healthcare. The transparent notice is a step in the right direction.
Apr 19, 2018
Phil Pyne
The privacy notice serves as an important resource for patients to understand their rights and protections.
Jan 4, 2018