During your visit to our website, remember that the medical and health information presented here is intended to be general in nature and should not be viewed as a substitute for professional advice. Please consult with a health care professional for all matters relating to personal medical and health care issues.
Health and Medical Information
Certain health and medical information about you is protected under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act ("HIPAA") and applicable state law. This information may be provided by you online or offline, or may be collected by use from other methods such as through a health care provider. We protected covered health and medical information as required by HIPAA and applicable state law. Similarly, we may use covered health and medical information as permitted by HIPAA and applicable state law.
Security and Confidentiality
No transmission of data over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100 percent secure. We will, however, use a number of physical security methods (such as locks and alarm systems); electronic security methods (passwords and encryption methods); and procedural methods (rules regarding the handling and use of information) to protect the security and integrity of information submitted through this Web site.
Information Collection and Storage
Personally Identifiable Information: We do not collect information that personally identifies you unless you choose to provide it to us (e.g., Web pages that allow you to complete a form, purchase items, or send an email message). The person information you submit is shared only with those people in our organization who need this information to respond to your question, request, or order, and as otherwise permitted by law to allow us to operate our business or to comply with applicable laws.
As used in this Privacy Statement, personal information does not include information protected under HIPAA or applicable state laws, which is protected as described in the section "Health and Medical Information" above.
Non-Personally Identifiable Information: We collect information that does not personally identify you for various purposes (e.g., website usage, traffic patterns, site performance, and related statistics based on our tracking record of your visits to our website).
We collect some of this information using persistent "cookies" to recognize a repeat visitor; this helps us collect general information about how our site is viewed. We also collect and log the IP address of each visitor to gather aggregate data on visitors to our site. Keep in mind that neither cookies nor IP addresses are used to collect any personal information from you.
Most email does not provide a completely secure and confidential means of communication. It is possible that your email could be viewed inappropriately by another Internet user. If you choose to provide us with your email, any misaddressing may result in others intercepting, altering, forwarding, or using the information without authorization. If you wish to keep your information completely private, you should not use email.
From time to time, a representative from Trinity Family Medical Clinic's website may wish to deliver information to you via email. In addition, Trinity Family Medical Clinic may occasionally distribute news and announcements via email. Please note, we do not sell, trade, or otherwise share our email lists with others. You may remove your name from any list you have registered for using our website's established method.
- If you receive email at work, your employer may have the right to save and read your email; similarly,your Internet service provider may have the right to save and read your email
- If you share your email account, others may view your emails
- Email can be used unknowingly to spread computer viruses
Links to Other Websites
Our website is not intended to attract or collect information from children under the age of 13, unless they receive verifiable parental consent. If you think we have collected personal information from a child under the age of 13 through this website, please contact us immediately.
Information From Children
Unless otherwise stated, you may print or download information from our website for personal, noncommercial use only. You must, however, identify the source of the material and include a statement that the materials are protected by copyright law.
Printing or Downloading Information
If you have questions about this Privacy Statement, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at
Trinity Family Medical Clinic
610 S. Meridian
Puyallup, WA 98371