PRIVACY POLICY

(Updated as of 10/31/20)

Your privacy is very important to us. Please read this Privacy Policy (“privacy policy” or “privacy agreement”) carefully. By using this site, you are accepting the terms of this privacy agreement. If you have questions or concerns about this privacy policy, use the information below to contact us. We also encourage you to review the “Terms of Use” which also refers to the use of this site.

 

Mason Park Medical Clinic
21770 Kingsland Blvd
Katy, TX 77450
Telephone: (281) 646-0740
Email: staff@masonparkmedical.com

 

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to let you know how Mason Park Medical Clinic (“Mason Park”, “we”, “us” and “our”) uses and disseminates the information given to us by you through Mason Park Medical website as well as Mason Park Medical Clinic pages and accounts on Twitter®, Facebook®, LinkedIn®, and Instagram® (“Site” or “Sites).

TYPES OF INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Non-Personally Identifiable Information (PII)

Our Site collects non-personally identifiable information (PPI) on an aggregate level to help us analyze, monitor, and make any improvements to the overall Site experience. Most of the content on the Site does not require you to register. This allows you to visit various pages on our Site without providing any personally identifiable information.

We collect non-PPI through the use of cookies. Cookies are data text files that are sent from a website to your browser. Cookies help websites remember relevant information about users and their browsing history. We use cookies to track usage so we can make improvements to the overall website experience for our users. Aggregate level non-PPI collected on our Site could include:

 

  • IP address
  • Domain name
  • Browser type
  • Access time on site
  • Referring site address
  • Device used
  • Pages viewed
  • Date and time visited

 

Please be advised that the content on this Site is provided for “informational and educational” purposes only. It should not be used as a diagnosis, advice, or replacement for a visit with a doctor or medical care professional. If you have a medical emergency, call 911 or go directly to the emergency room. If you have medical issues or concerns, contact your primary care physician, or call Mason Park Medical Clinic at (281) 646-0740. You can also email us at staff@masonparkmedical.com to schedule an appointment.

Personally Identifiable Information (PII)

We only collect personally identifiable information (PII) with your knowledge and consent. PPI data could include:

 

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Contact phone #
  • Reason for your visit
  • Family information
  • Date of Birth
  • Health Insurance
  • Information

 

Your PPI is collected when you register for an appointment on the Site, subscribe to an e-newsletter, opt-in to receive a text and email messages, provide patient testimonials, and sign-up or sign-in to the “Patient Portal” on our Site. The use of the Patient Portal requires you to create a username and password. We and our service providers, Patient Fusion and LabCorp, follow all HIPPA compliance guidelines to ensure your PPI is protected.

POLICY FOR INTERNATIONAL VISITORS

This Site is providing information and services for individuals residing in the United States. If you are a Site visitor from outside of the United States, please be advised that you are sending information to the United States where our servers are located. We do not recommend that you share personally identifiable information with us because the United States may not have data protection laws as comprehensive as your country of residence, such as GDPR for members of the European Union. If we discover that we have information from a resident outside of the United States, who is not a current patient of Mason Park Medical Clinic, we will delete the record immediately.

POLICY REGARDING MINORS

This Site is intended for individuals over the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 should only use this Site with a parent or guardian. We do not collect or maintain information from anyone known to be under the age of 18, and no part of this Site is designed to attract anyone under the age of 18. If we discover or are notified that we have received any information from a minor in violation of this policy, we will delete the information immediately.

POLICY ON DATA RETENTION

We only keep PPI collected from Patients for as long as they remain with Mason Park Medical Clinic. Users’ accounts stay active for a limited period of time as long as we need it to fulfill the purposes for which we have initially collected it unless otherwise required by law. We will retain and use information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements for a period of 5 years for accounting and billing information and a period of 10 years for legal information.

INDEMNITY

By using this Site, you agree that we are not responsible for: (i) any disclosure of your personal information made by you to a third party through your use of this Site; (ii) any disclosure of your personal information obtained illegally from us; or (iii) any accidental disclosure of your personal information made by us.

PRIVACY POLICY MODIFICATIONS

We reserve the right to make changes or modifications to our Privacy Policy at any time. Any modifications will be effective immediately once we post them. When our Privacy Policy is updated, we will note the date of revisions at the top of the Privacy Policy. Your continued use of the Site following any changes means you accept and agree to any changes.

QUESTIONS AND CONCERNS

This website is owned and operated by Mason Park Medical Clinic, 21770 Kingsland Blvd Katy, TX 77450. All questions, comments, concerns, requests related to this Site should be sent to staff@masonparkmedical.com.