Our Internet Privacy Policy

Tampa Bay Radiation Oncology (TBRO) respects the privacy of www.tbropa.com (Website) users. Listed below are the policies we have in place with respect to your information and your use of this website.

This Privacy Policy only applies to your use of this Website. Other websites which are linked to by this site are not subject to this Privacy Policy, and TBRO is not responsible for the content of or information collection policies of third-party websites.

This Website is intended for adults aged 18 and older, and is not intended for or directed to persons under age 18. TBRO does not collect Personal Information through this Website from any person known to be under the age of 18.

We collect information about you in the following ways:

​​You may submit Voluntary Information.​ ​​There are areas in this Website where you can voluntarily submit information, including personal information such as information that could be used to identify or contact you or information about your medical condition (“Personal Information”), to TBRO. If you choose to voluntarily submit information, including Personal Information, to TBRO through this Website, you understand that such information will be transmitted over the Internet. There is always the risk of unauthorized interception and use of electronically transmitted information you submit to us through this Website. The information you enter into forms and submit​ to us​ are sent to us by unsecured email. Therefore, there is always a risk of unauthorized interception and use of any information that you submit to TBRO using a form​ on the Website​. TBRO stores email for an indefinite period of time. There is always a risk of unauthorized access to o​ur​ email archives​ that may contain your personal information​.

If you voluntarily access and use this Website, TBRO will not be responsible for any unauthorized interception and use of your information, and you understand and agree that TBRO shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising from your use of this Website.

​​Internet Protocol Address.​ ​​We will store the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer when you visit our Website. The IP address does not identify users by name, but could be used to locate the owner or user of the IP. TBRO will not attempt to locate any individual user or visitor to this Website by an IP address.

Server Logs​. ​​Our server automatically collects information, such as IP address, browser type and language, and the date and time of ​Web​site visits, etc., to help us track users’ movements around our site and understand trends.

​​Cookies​.  We may use cookies to customize our site for return visitors. A cookie is a small text file that is placed on your computer that is used collect information about your usage of a website and also enables a website to recognize you. A cookie will not allow a website to learn any personally identifiable information (such as your real name and address) that you have not otherwise disclosed. You can set your web browser to warn you about attempts to place cookies on your computer, or to limit the type of cookies you allow. Our website does not require you to use cookies, but it is possible that certain services may not function properly if you choose to refuse to receive a cookie. Third parties may also use Cookies when you select their content or service, and we cannot control their use of Cookies or how they use the information they ​collect.

​​Analytics​. ​​We use standard internet tools that track ​the ​use of our ​Website by visitors to help us improve and customize our website. The information collected will include the time and date of your visit, which pages you have viewed, the type of device with which you used to view the Website, geographic and demographic information, and related information.

​​Disclosure of Information to Third Parties​.​ ​We will not disclose to companies and people other than TBRO, its employees, agents, subsidiaries, affiliates, licensees, medical staff, professional staff, and administration, any Personal Information we ​collect from you. Any Personal Information provided to TBRO, its subsidiaries, affiliates and licensees will be treated in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy, unless you are notified otherwise. In the following limited circumstances, we may release Personal Information to third parties: (1) to comply with applicable legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena, discovery request, or court order; or (2) in special cases, such as harm to you or others. Other parties unrelated to TBRO may have access to your information and we cannot control their unauthorized use of that information. These unrelated parties may include our web hosting company, email hosting company, web designers, database and other programmers, IT managers, and employees and agents of those parties.

​​No Warranties​. ​​Unfortunately, ​no data storage or data transmission over the Internet can be 100% secure. TBRO cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or that we transmit to you. You​​ use this Website at your own risk. This Website is not providing you with “covered health services” as such term is defined in HIPAA. Any information that you provide to TBRO will NOT be deemed in any way to be “protected health information”, and as such, TBRO shall not be obligated to deal with your information as required by HIPAA. You acknowledge and agree that you will never assert against TBRO any claims arising under HIPAA.

Third-Parties. TBRO does not endorse any product, service, advice or opinion on any website we may link to.

Medical Disclaimer: The information included on this website is intended for general educational purposes only. It is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. None of the information contained herein or opinions expressed herein are intended to diagnose or treat any disease or illness. You should always consult your own physician or healthcare provider to determine the appropriateness of this or any other information as it relates to your own situation.

Google Analytics and Advertising

We may work with third-party data analytics and online targeting, retargeting, and remarketing companies. Some of these companies may use anonymous information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide data and targeting recommendations based on which we may provide advertisements about services of interest to you.

This website uses Google Analytics and the Google Display Network impression reporting feature to help analyze how users use the site. Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so that they can improve it.  Like many services, Google Analytics uses first-party cookies to track visitor interactions as in our case, where they are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We then use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our site. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. These cookies are used to store information, such as the time that the current visit occurred, whether the visitor has been to the site before and what site referred the visitor to the web page.This information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of this website and to compile statistical reports on website activity. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, that may affect your use of this website.

We and our third party advertising suppliers, like Google, use first party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) to inform, optimize and serve ads based on past visits you have made to our Site.
You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize the Google Display Network ads by visiting the Google Ads Settings page (see links below). Google also recommends installing theGoogle Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for your browser. Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on provides visitors with the ability to prevent their data from being collected and used by Google Analytics. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes stated above.

Google AdWords: We use the Google AdWords remarketing service to help us advertise to previous visitors to our site on third-party websites, such as Google. For example, Google AdWords could cause you to see TBRO text or banner advertisements on the Google search results page or on a website in the Google Display Network. Google AdWords collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. Google AdWords places a permanent cookie on your hard drive to identify you as a specific user the next time you visit this site. The cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google AdWords about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Privacy Policy (see below).

Pixels. This website may also use pixel tags, web beacons, or other similar technologies (“Tag”). A Tag is a small piece of code that can be added to the HTML as a script or a tiny invisible image. When a Tag is triggered, either by HTML content containing the Tag being rendered or a user’s interaction triggering the Tag, the Tag transmits anonymous, non-personally identifiable information to a server. We use Tags in order to track the actions of website users and email recipients, compile statistics about website usage, and gather other non-personal information.

Your use of the TBRO Website constitutes acceptance of the provisions of this Privacy Policy, and your continued use after changes are posted to the Website constitutes acceptance of the revised Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the provisions of this Privacy Policy or any revisions to the Privacy Policy, please exit this Website immediately.

Please contact us by email us at info@tbropa.com or telephone 813-886-9277 to delete your Personal Information from our system, or to update the Personal Information that you have provided to us.

If you wish to to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, Google has developed the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on for the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, dc.js).  BH228

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