As of January 1, 2014
Meridian Treatment Solutions, has a strong commitment to providing excellent service to all of our friends, alumni and visitors, including respecting your concerns about privacy. We understand that you might wonder whether and how this website collects and uses information. This statement contains numerous general and technical details about the steps we take to respect your privacy concerns.
Our website uses temporary “cookie” technology in the Virtual Tour section our site. “Cookies” are strings of text that a Website stores on a user’s computer. Cookies enable a website to keep track of a user’s preferences and activities relating to that website. Our website creates a temporary cookie – one that expires when you turn off your browser – to facilitate your visit. Because these cookies are only temporarily placed on your hard drive, they do not enable us, or anyone else, to build or maintain profiles of your activities over time and across websites.
Disclosure of Information to Third Parties
Meridian Treatment Solutions prohibits the sale or transfer of personal information to anyone outside of Meridian Treatment Solutions; and we will not disclose your information to third parties.
E-Mails and Opt-Out
Our goal is to only send e-mails that are likely to be of interest to you. All e-mail is generated from Meridian Treatment Solutions and not from an outside third-party e-mail service provider. Meridian Treatment Solutions does not make e-mail addresses available to any partners or to any others for their use. You may at any time request not to receive e-mails from Meridian Treatment Solutions by replying to any e-mail with your request to opt-out.
This is a United States website and subject to the laws of the United States of America. Meridian Treatment Solutions will disclose personal health information without your permission only when required by law, or in a good faith belief that such action is necessary to investigate or protect against harmful activities to Meridian Treatment Solutions patients, staff, volunteers, alumni, property (including this site) or to others or as authorized by federal law including but not limited to medical privacy rules under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.
Links to Other Sites
Other sites linked to by the Meridian Treatment Solutions website are offered for your convenience only. Meridian Treatment Solutions is not responsible for the privacy policies of those sites, or for cookies those sites might use.
Creating a text link from your Web site to our site does not require permission. If you have a link you’d like us to consider adding to our Web site, please send an email to [email protected] with the subject “Link request.”
Online Profile Updates and Donations
If you complete the Profile update form and share your personally identifying information, this information will be used only to provide you with more targeted content. We may use your contact information to send further information about our organization or to contact you when necessary. You may always opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the “Opt Out” section below.
Opt-Out or Change Your Contact Information
Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us through a special online form. You may choose to receive only specific communications or none at all. You may also update your contact information previously provided to us through another online form. While you will remain in our database, you can prevent unwanted communication.
Securing the Transmission and Storage of Information
When we ask you for personal data in any of our forms , the information is transferred over a Secured Sockets Layer (SSL) line provided you are using an SSL enabled browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator. This ensures that your information is encrypted as it travels over the Internet. This secure mode is enabled before any such information is transmitted from your computer. After information reaches Meridian Treatment Solutions it is stored on a secure server that resides behind a firewall that is designed to block access from outside the Center.