Effective Date: October 23, 2018
Last updated: November 8, 2018
Effective Date: October 23, 2018
Last updated: November 8, 2018
Personal information we collect
We will collect personal information about you through the Site that you provide (e.g., via an email to firstname.lastname@example.org), and information that may be provided by your web browser. We collect information about you when you use the Site or communicate with Tricida online, such as to send us an email message.
The Site is not designed to collect individually identifiable personal information or Protected Health Information (“PHI”) subject to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”), or the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (“HITECH”) Act, or any other type of individually identifiable information.
Please do not attempt to submit any information to the Site or to Tricida that constitutes PHI or other identifiable health information.
The types of information that may be submitted to the Site is limited to:
- Your email address, if you elect to send us an email message
- Your voting results for your favorite equations for possible inclusion in future versions of the Neph+ Mobile Application (we will provide a list of equations to choose from, and only retain the vote tally without any attribution of any vote to an individual visitor)
- Your voting results for your favorite equations that are not shown in the list we provide, and that are written-in by you in the “Comments” section of the Site
- Technical information about your browser and computer that is automatically collected when you access the Site
- Any other personal information that you may provide to us when using the Site
We also may collect and store the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet; the Internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and your operating system; the date and time you access our Site; and the Internet address of the Site from which you linked directly to our Site. We may provide opportunities to contact us to ask questions or provide comments, ideas, and/or suggestions. When you communicate with us and request a response, we may ask you for additional information such as your name, email address and contact information. If we collect this type of information, we will notify you as to why we are asking for it and how this information will be used. Your provision of such information to us is entirely voluntary.
Analytics, cookies and other online tracking technologies
We use third-party service providers, such as Google Analytics, to assist us in collecting and analyzing data about interactions with our Site. Although we use third-party service providers, we do not allow them to use personal information about the users of our Site for their own marketing purposes.
Use of personal information
The primary purposes for collecting, using, and sharing personal information about you include: to provide you with information related to our company, research, products, and therapies, and to administer and enable your use of the Site.
Purposes for using your personal information may also include, but are not limited to:
- To contact you via email, if you have specifically provided us with this information
- To respond to your comments and queries
- To carry out surveys, studies, and evaluations including statistical analysis
- To comply with applicable laws, regulations or codes of practice, including to report adverse events to Tricida and regulators
- In connection with the establishment and defense of legal interests
- For our internal business purposes
- For all other purposes to which you have agreed
Sharing personal information
We may disclose your identity to any third-party who claims that any content posted or uploaded by you to this Site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy. Information collected from this Site may also be transferred in connection with a merger or other business combination or restructuring, bankruptcy, transfer of assets, or to our successors in interest.
Accessing your personal information used for direct marketing
California law permits Users who are California residents to request certain information regarding our disclosure of personal information to third-parties for their direct marketing purposes. Tricida does not share your personal information with any third-parties for their own marketing purposes. For more information, please contact us at the email below with “California Shine the Light Privacy Request” in the subject line and your full name, email address, postal address and specific services you have used in the body of your email.
How we protect your information
While we use security measures to protect sensitive and personal information transmitted online, please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. Please use caution when submitting any personal or other sensitive information to us online.
Our Site and Service is not directed to children under the age of 13, and our Terms and Conditions of Use restrict use to individuals over the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect any information from children under 13.
Our Site is directed to residents of the United States. Residents of other countries should not use the Site or submit their information via the Site. All personal information collected through this Site will be processed in the United States consistent with United States law, and if you submit information to us on the Site, you consent to the transfer and processing of your personal information in the United States.
Data Access and Quality
We strive to make the data collected via our Site accurate, current, and complete. If you have any questions or concerns about how we manage personal information we collect about you, or if you wish to see what personal information we have about you or want us to delete your data from the program, please contact us using the details below.
At Tricida, we respect your privacy and the privacy of patients. If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at:
7000 Shoreline Court
South San Francisco, CA 94080,
or, (415) 429-7800