Privacy Policy

Last Updated: December 28, 2020

The Public Health Company Group, Inc. ("PHC," "we," "our," “our company,” or "us") is committed to protecting your privacy and the data you may share with us.  This Privacy Policy describes how we collect, use, and share personal information through our website (“Site”), any mobile applications (“Apps”) and in connection with social media, newsletters, and other communications and services we offer (collectively, the “Services”).

 

What information do we collect?

We collect information from and about you in connection with the Services. Some of this information may be considered “personal information,” meaning it identifies you or your device or it is reasonably associated with you. In addition, our website and social media pages, including any "Contact Us" links or pages, may allow you to voluntarily provide your information, including name, email address, and other contact information.  We also collect, use, and disclose aggregated or deidentified data that does not reasonably identify you or your device and is not subject to this Privacy Policy.

 

How will the information you provide be used?

 

TO SERVE YOU

We use your personal data to:

  • Operate our business;

  • Deliver our products and services;

  • Provide customer service and respond to requests or inquiries;

  • Communicate with you;

  • Tailor our marketing programs and campaigns; and

  • Provide you with newsletters, articles, alerts, announcements, invitations, and other information.

 

TO CONNECT YOU WITH THIRD PARTIES

We may provide functions on the Site that will allow you to forward and share content. If you choose to use these functions refer someone to our content, products, or services, we will use your data and that of the individual you are sharing with to send the content or link you request.

In addition, we may offer access to third-party information, such as social media widgets/tools/buttons. Your use is subject to each third party’s privacy policy and terms, and you should read those third-party services’ policies carefully.

 

IN AGGREGATED OR DE-IDENTIFIED FORM

We may aggregate and/or de-identify data about visitors to our Site and use it for any purpose, including product and service development and improvement activities.

 

ADDITIONAL USES

We may also use this data to:

  • Improve or enhance our Services and develop new content and services;

  • Verify your identity and preventing fraud;

  • Address security incidents, identifying and repairing issues on our websites, and enforcing our terms and policies;

  • Comply with legal obligations, including without limitation responding to subpoenas, court orders, litigations, government or internal investigations, or other legal or administrative proceedings;

  • Protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of our company, our clients, users of this website, or others;

  • and any other purpose required or permitted by law.

 

How may we share the information we collect?

In order to provide the information and services described in this Privacy Policy, we may share your personal information and other information with our other offices or with carefully selected vendors that perform services on our behalf. 

 

We do not sell your personal information.

 

In addition, when you are visiting our website, we and third parties with whom we work (e.g., service providers, business partners) may place, view, and/or use “cookies” or similar technologies to collect certain information about your use of this website. This may include information about the IP address of your computer and mobile device, browser type, language, operating system, geo-location data, the state or country from which you accessed this website, the web pages visited, the date and the time of a visit, and the websites you visited immediately before visiting this website.

 

How do we secure your information?

We use reasonable security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access and use. This may include, when required or appropriate and feasible, obtaining written assurances from third parties who may access your data that they will protect the data with safeguards designed to provide a level of protection equivalent to that adopted by us.  Please note that no system to transmit or store data can be guaranteed to be absolutely secure at all times.  Despite reasonable safeguards, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information.  We are also not responsible for the security of information transmitted to us over networks that we do not control, such as through other internet providers’ websites and servers. 

 

How long do we hold your information?

We retain the information we collect no longer than as reasonably necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collect the information and to comply with our legal obligations.

 

CALIFORNIA CONSUMER PRIVACY ACT NOTICE:  If you are a resident of California, you have the following rights:  

 

Right to Know: You have the right to request that we disclose to you the Personal Information we collect, use, or disclose, and information about our data practices;

 

Right to Request Deletion: You have the right to request that we delete your Personal Information that we have collected from you;

 

Right to Non-Discrimination: We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of these rights.

To exercise your “right to know” or your “right to request deletion,” please contact us at privacy@phc.health.

Please note that to protect your information and the integrity of our services, we may need to verify your identity before processing your request. In some cases, we may need to collect additional information to verify your identity, such as government-issued identification. We are also prohibited by California law from disclosing certain information we may have under any circumstances. To the extent we are a “service provider” with respect to any information that may be covered by your request, we will forward your request to the business on whose behalf we are working.

 

Under the California Consumer Privacy Act, you may exercise these rights yourself or you may designate an authorized agent to make these requests on your behalf.

 

Who is the data controller?

The data controller is for the Services is

The Public Health Company Group, Inc., 5662 Calle Real #222, Goleta, CA 93117

 

Children’s Information

The Services are not directed to children under 18 (or other age as required by local law), and we do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you learn that your child has provided us with personal information without your consent, you may contact us as set forth below. If we learn that we have collected any personal information in violation of applicable law, we will promptly take steps to delete such information and terminate the child’s account.

 

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time in our sole discretion. If there are any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you to the extent required by applicable law. You understand and agree that you will be deemed to have accepted the updated Privacy Policy if you continue to use the Services after the new Privacy Policy takes effect.

 

Contact Us

If you have any questions about our privacy practices or this Privacy Policy, or if you wish to submit a request to exercise your rights as detailed in this Privacy Policy, please contact us at: privacy@phc.health

Based on the laws of some countries or states, you may have the right to request access to the personal information we collect from you, change that information, or delete it in some circumstances. To request to review, update, or delete your personal information, please submit a request to privacy@phc.health. We will respond to your request within 30 days.