COLLECTION OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Information You Provide. We may obtain information that you provide directly to us on the Site when, for example, you fill out our contact form or otherwise interact with the Site. This information may include personal information, which is information that can be used to identify you individually, such as your name, email address, phone number, gender, military status, and date of birth.
To the extent that Stella is subject to the federal healthcare privacy and security standards articulated in the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”), Stella will safeguard the privacy and security of your protected health information in accordance with all applicable HIPAA requirements.
Information Collected Automatically. We also may collect certain information about you automatically using various tools and technologies such as cookies and web server logs whenever you visit the Site. Information collected in this manner may include IP addresses, device identifiers, browser characteristics, operating system details, language preferences, referring URLs, length of visits, and pages viewed.
Some of our Site’s web pages may use web beacons in conjunction with cookies to compile aggregate statistics about Site usage. A web beacon is an electronic image (also referred to as an “action tag,” “single-pixel,” or “clear GIF”) that is commonly used to track the traffic patterns of users from one web page to another in order to maximize web traffic flow and to analyze the effectiveness of websites. Some web beacons may be unusable if you elect to reject their associated cookies.
We may combine certain automatically-collected information with other information we obtain about you, which may include data we obtain from third parties.
Your web browser may have settings that allow you to transmit a “Do Not Track” signal when you visit various websites or use online services. Like many websites, the Site is not designed to respond to “Do Not Track” signals received from browsers. To learn more about “Do Not Track” signals, visit www.allaboutdnt.com.
Please note that we or third parties may collect personal information about your online activities over time and across different devices and online properties when you use the Site.
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
Stella may use personal information collected through the Site for various purposes, including:
- Facilitating and personalizing your user experience;
- Communicating with you, including to respond to your requests or inquiries;
- Monitoring and analyzing trends, usage, and activities of Site visitors and users;
- Improving the Site;
- Preventing, investigating, identifying, or taking any other action with regard to any suspected or actual fraudulent or illegal activity or activity that violates our policies;
- Complying with applicable laws, regulations, or legal process as well as industry standards and our company policies; or
- Any other purpose, with your consent.
SHARING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may share your personal information with our affiliates, business partners, and vendors that provide services on our behalf. These parties are not meant to use personal information except for the purpose(s) for which it was provided.
All information you provide to Stella through our Site, including medical information and other sensitive personal information, may be communicated by phone, fax, or email to a healthcare provider. This information may be shared whether or not you are ultimately seen by that healthcare provider. Stella may share your personal information under confidentiality agreements with other vendors, such as a cloud hosting service or a call center company. These vendors may use your personal information to assist Stella in its operations.
Additionally, Stella may disclose personal information when required by subpoena, search warrant, or other legal processes, or in response to activities that are unlawful or a violation of Stella’s terms and conditions applicable to use of this Site, or to protect and defend Stella’s rights or property.
We may use certain web analytics services, including Google Analytics, to help us understand and analyze how visitors use the Site. These analyticsservices may use first or third-party cookies and/or other identifiers to track your use of the Site, including the time of visit, pages visited, and time spent on each page of the Site. For more information on how Google Analytics uses data collected through the Site, visit www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners. To opt out of Google Analytics cookies, visit adssettings.google.comand tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
Please note that we do not control how other parties manage their opt-out processes.
Stella takes reasonable measures to protect personal information collected through the Site from loss, theft, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Nevertheless, transmission via the Internet and online digital storage are not completely secure, so we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information collected through our Site.
You may opt out of receiving commercial email communications from Stella by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the email message, or by emailing us at [email protected] You may also review and request changes to your personal information that Stella has collected by emailing us at [email protected] You also may mail your request to the following postal address:
2425 22nd St Ste. 101
Oak Brook, IL 60523
This Site is not directed to children, and Stella does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13 through the Site. If we learn that we have received personal information from a child under the age of 13 through our Site, we will delete the information in accordance with applicable law.
How we protect your data