AMPLITY HEALTH PRIVACY NOTICE
This Privacy Notice relates to your use of this website at Amplity.com and all related sites operated by Amplity Health, its affiliates and subsidiaries (“the Site” or “Sites”). It explains the types of Personal Information that we may collect and store, how we collect it, how we use and share your information and your rights and the choices available to you.
Except where specifically stated below, this Privacy Notice does not relate to Personal Information gathered in other ways, or through channels unrelated to this Site.
DEFINITIONS USED IN THIS PRIVACY NOTICE
“Amplity Health”, “we”, “us” means Amplity Inc and all of its affiliated and subsidiary companies.
“Cookies” means cookies, web beacons, pixels, clear gifs, and other similar functional and tracking technologies typically used by websites and stored by a browser on the host device during, and possibly after, use of a website.
“Personal Information” is any information about an identified or identifiable individual, where “individual” means any natural person. Typically, this may include: your name; your home or other physical address; telephone number; e-mail address or other identifiers such as social media accounts and/or usernames.
PERSONAL INFORMATION THAT WE COLLECT AND USE
Personal Information which you voluntarily submit on the Site (for instance during registration to the Site or for services offered) may be used by Amplity Health for a variety of legitimate business purposes which could include, for example:
- verifying your identity
- obtaining your consent, as appropriate
- providing you with access to certain sections and features of the Site
- providing you with access to certain services or subscriptions that may be offered, and which you have opted to receive
- communicating with you about your use of, and activities on, the Site, including notification of maintenance, updates and new features
- contacting you regarding conferences, educational activities, news and helpful resources
- completing requested transactions (and any related business operations)
- responding to your questions, comments, suggestions and requests
- providing offers or information about products and services to you
- requesting your feedback, for instance to assess user satisfaction, needs and interests, to help us create new tools, features and services or to evaluate effectiveness of the services that we offer
- sending you materials on behalf of trusted third parties
We ensure an appropriate lawful basis to allow us to use your Personal Information. Typically, these may be
- our legitimate interest
- your explicit consent
- a requirement on us to fulfill a statutory obligation
- a requirement on us to fulfill a contractual obligation with you, or because you have asked us to do something before entering a contract with us.
You may choose to access certain additional services via this website (eg. registration to our recruitment process, registration to educational activities etc). Where necessary, through supplementary privacy notices, we will provide additional, specific detail regarding the use of your Personal Information for that purpose, your rights, and how to exercise them. Where required, we will also gather your further consent.
SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You may also choose to access services offered on our Sites by partners, sponsors and other third parties not acting directly on behalf of Amplity Health. These could include industry bodies, CE providers, CE monitoring bodies, and similar trusted providers. With your consent we will share the necessary Personal Information.
If you wish to withdraw consent previously given and opt-out later, you must contact our Data Protection Officer (please see the contact information at the end of this Privacy Notice).
Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your Personal Information to meet our legal obligations in response to valid requests by public authorities or law enforcement agencies.
Amplity Health maintains appropriate administrative, technical and physical information security measures to protect, as far as reasonably possible, the Personal Information in our care from threats such as theft, unauthorised access and misuse. Amplity Health has SOC2, Level 2 compliance.
Unfortunately, no company or service can guarantee complete security: Users of this Site are responsible for the strength and security of any registration or account passwords, and are encouraged to take other sensible steps to protect themselves and their Personal Information online, such as utilising appropriate local antiviral and security software, limiting access to their devices and signing off after accessing their account.
INTERNATIONAL DATA TRANSFERS
Amplity Health is headquartered in the United States and our Site and service are hosted and administered in the United States, or hosted with cloud service providers who are headquartered in the United States. Users located outside the United States, should be aware that the Personal Information that you provide to us, or that we obtain as a result of your use of our Site and services may be transferred to, stored and processed in the United States and will be subject to U.S. privacy and data protection laws which may not be equivalent to the laws of your country of residence.
However, your Personal Information will be protected to an adequate level as described in this Statement.
By using our Site and services, or by providing us with your information, you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, and processing of information to and in the United States.
FURTHER INFORMATION ABOUT SPECIFIC SERVICES
We offer some services that require registration. For the registration process, we collect only the information necessary, which may include name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and professional information and similar, depending upon the service you wish to access.
Registration provides you with choices regarding the types of membership updates, newsletters, event invitations, marketing and promotional materials, and other information that we send to you as a registered user. By registering with us, you agree that we may send you e-mails and other communications regarding information specific to our service(s) or other opportunities that we may provide at any given time according to your wishes. You may remove yourself from a mailing list at any time by clicking the opt-out or unsubscribe links provided at the bottom of every e-mail we send you, and following the instructions.
Chat Rooms, Message Boards and News Groups and other such “Forums”
We may offer access to Forums where you can share information with other users and have a free exchange of ideas. Forums may include, but are not limited to, our social media channels such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. These discussions are open to the public and are not to be considered private: Any and all information that you provide on a Forum of any kind is public and may be collected by us and/or by third parties. Amplity Health has no responsibility for its subsequent use or dissemination. Users of any Forums do so at their own risk and should take care when posting any personal information.
You may be invited to participate in research studies to help us to meet the mission and vision of Amplity Health or its Sites. You may also be invited to participate in program or market research studies and surveys conducted, on behalf of third-party sponsors, by us or by a third party. Participation may require provision of additional Personal Information that may be combined with information already provided at registration or that we have received from a third-party source.
Notification of how your Personal Information will be used and shared will always be provided, and appropriate consent will be sought.
Where categories of sensitive information are involved higher standards of consent and additional measures will be implemented to protect against improper use, consistent with applicable law.
Continuing Education and Conference Attendance
By participating in Continuing Education (CE) activity through our Sites, requesting a credit for completing a CE activity or registering to attend conferences, you may be asked to provide Personal Information that may include name, address, telephone number, degree or certification, occupation or title, e-mail address, company or organization, average number of patients per week, license details and other similarly necessary information.
The Information collected may be used to provide necessary reporting to the appropriate monitoring bodies and involved providers (see the section on ‘Sharing of Your Information’); to study the conferences and CE activities to improve effectiveness and understand educational needs; to address your suggestions, comments and questions.
Marketing and Advertising
Event Notifications and Invitations
We may send offers to you on behalf of other partners and our sponsors. When we do this, we will do so per your request, and we will not share your Personal Information with that partner or sponsor. You may opt out to receive such offers or change the frequency in which you receive them by clicking on the opt-out or unsubscribe link provided in the promotional e-mails.
RETENTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Your Personal Information will be retained only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes explained to you (a period which may in some cases be determined by your provided consent), to comply with applicable laws and regulatory requirements, or to allow establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims within any relevant statute of limitation.
Retention schedules are documented in Amplity Health’s Data Retention and Destruction Policy. Personal Information that is no longer necessary will be securely destroyed or anonymised and archived in accordance with the policy.
Your rights regarding access to, and control of, your Personal Information vary depending on where you live and the applicable data privacy legislation. Amplity Health is committed to helping you to understand your rights and to providing access to allow you to exercise those rights should you so wish. We will respond to all legitimate requests in full compliance with the relevant law.
You may always choose not to disclose information to us, but this may limit our ability to provide certain services to you. If you would like to access, review, update, rectify, and delete any Personal Information we hold about you, or exercise any other data subject right available to you under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) or other applicable data privacy legislation, please contact us via one of the channels provided at the end of this Privacy Statement.
For information specific to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the rights of California residents please see the section below.
The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)
The following provisions apply to the Personal Information of California residents that we may collect and use. These provisions are supplemental the other sections of this Privacy Statement.
The categories of Personal Information relating to California residents that we have collected or disclosed for a business purpose within the preceding 12 months are
A. IDENTIFIERS: such as a real name, alias, postal address, unique personal identifier, online identifier, Internet protocol address, e-mail address, account name, Social Security number, driver’s license number, passport number, or other similar identifiers.
B. CUSTOMER AND OTHER RECORDS: Paper and electronic customer records containing personal data, such as name, signature, physical characteristics or description, address, telephone number, driver’s license or state identification card number, insurance policy number, education, employment, employment history, bank account number, credit card number, debit card number, or any other financial information, medical information, or health insurance information.
C. PROTECTED CLASSIFICATIONS: Characteristics of protected classifications under California or federal law such as race, colour, sex, gender, age, national origin, disability, and citizenship status.
D. COMMERCIAL INFORMATION: including records of products or services considered, purchased or owned.
E. BIOMETRIC INFORMATION: Physiological, biological or behavioural characteristics that can be used alone or in combination with each other to establish individual identity, including DNA, fingerprint, diagnostic or lab results, imagery of the face from which an identifier template can be extracted, and sleep, health, or exercise data that contain identifying information.
F. USAGE DATA: Internet or other electronic network activity information, including, but not limited to, browsing history, search history, and information regarding a resident’s interaction with an Internet website, application, or advertisement.
G. GEOLOCATION DATA: Precise geographic location information about a particular individual or device.
H. AUDIO/VISUAL: Audio, electronic, or visual recordings, or similar information.
I. EMPLOYMENT HISTORY: Professional or employment-related information.
J. EDUCATION INFORMATION: Information that is not publicly available personally identifiable information as defined in the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C. section 1232g, 34 C.F.R. Part 99).
K. PROFILES AND INFERENCES: Inferences drawn from any of the information identified above to create a profile about a resident reflecting the resident’s preferences, characteristics, psychological trends, predispositions, behaviour, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes.
CCPA gives residents of California certain rights, subject to some exceptions, regarding Personal Information held by businesses:
1. Your right to request disclosure:
You may request disclosure of the following information regarding our use of your Personal Information, at no charge, up to twice every 12 months:
- the categories of Personal Information that that we have collected about you
- the categories of sources from which that we have collected your Personal Information
- the categories of Personal Information that we have sold or disclosed
- the business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling your Personal Information
- the categories of third parties to whom your Personal Information was disclosed or sold
- the specific pieces of Personal Information that we have collected about you in the previous 12 months
(You may request a copy and have this delivered, free of charge, either (a) by mail or (b) electronically in a portable and, to the extent technically feasible, readily useable format that allows you to transmit this information to another entity without hindrance).
2. Your right to request deletion:
You may request that we delete any Personal Information that we have collected about you (but please note that there are lawful exceptions which allow us to decline such a request, for instance where the deletion of information would hinder the completion of a transaction or prevent compliance with a contractual or other legal obligation).
If you are a Resident of California and would like to exercise your right of disclosure or deletion, please contact us via one of the channels provided at the end of this Privacy Statement.
3. Your right to prevent sale of your Personal Information:
As a matter of policy, Amplity Health does not currently sell Personal Information that we control to third parties.
Any change of policy will be notified through the website.
We will not discriminate against you for exercising these rights.
Amplity Health is committed to protecting the privacy of children. The Site and services are designed and intended for use by adults. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from any person under the age of thirteen (13). Accordingly, we request that individuals under the age of thirteen (13) not provide information or data to Amplity Health through the Site or any other form of communication. As part of our commitment to protect the privacy needs of children, we also encourage parents/guardians to employ any and all parental tools available to monitor their children’s online activities.
If you wish to exercise you rights or have questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Notice, please contact us at:
|General enquiries (US)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
(Rest of World)
|+44 1753 email@example.com|
|GDPR and other data subject access firstname.lastname@example.org|
please mark your email
‘DATA SUBJECT REQUEST’
|CCPA data subject requests
please mark your email
‘DATA SUBJECT REQUEST’
GDPR and other data subject access requests
please mark your email
‘DATA SUBJECT REQUEST’
UPDATES TO THIS PRIVACY NOTICE
V2 - Revision Date: 11th April, 2022