Last updated on January 28, 2023.
Welcome. This Privacy Notice applies to our website (“Website”), online platform (“Platform”), and other online activities included in this Privacy Notice (collectively, the “Services”). This Privacy Notice describes how Egis Systems LLC, d.b.a. Fortified Health Security and its affiliates (hereinafter: “Fortified”, “we”, “us” or “our”) process your Personal Data (defined below) as our potential or current client, business partner, or visitor in relation to all your interactions with our Services. It also explains how your Personal Data is protected and what choices you have relating to your Personal Data. Fortified is a US-based managed security services provider (MSSP) dedicated to the provision of healthcare cybersecurity services/staffing, advisory consulting, and managed services.
If you do not agree with any portion of this Privacy Notice, you should not use the Services. We may update or modify this Privacy Notice at any time by posting the updated version including the effective date of the updated version. Please review this Privacy Notice periodically for any updates or changes. Your continued use of our Services is considered your acceptance of these terms, and you agree to the terms of this Privacy Notice and the collection and use of information in accordance with this Privacy Notice.
If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice, the processing of your Personal Data by Fortified, please contact us at email@example.com.
The scope of services for this Privacy Notice
This Privacy Notice applies only to information collected through the Services and not to information collected offline or through any other websites. Fortified’s business partners, ad networks, and other third parties have their own websites and privacy practices. We encourage you to read the privacy notices of all websites you visit to understand their privacy practices and your options. Any password-protected areas of the Services may be subject to additional terms or agreements with us. The Personal Data we collect and process depends on your choices and interactions with us.
The information we collect and how we use your information
While using the Services, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information (“Personal Data”). Personal Data is information that identifies, relates to, describes, can reasonably be associated with, or can reasonably be linked to a particular individual or household.
We may collect Personal Data that you provide to us, for example by using our online contact form on our website, or when you interact with our website and our Services. We may collect some or all of the following Personal Data:
We collect information from you both when you provide it voluntarily and also automatically when you access the Services. We may also collect Personal Data from other sources, as described below.
- Service providers (including hosting providers)
- Data analytics service providers
- Email, chat, survey, feedback, and other communications service providers
- Customer service providers
- Advertising providers
- Social media platforms
- Promotional partners
How we use your information
For more information about the types of Personal Data that we may use and how we use your Personal Data, please see the detailed description below:
Disclosing your Personal Data
Your Personal Data will be processed by persons working for or on behalf of Fortified on a need-to-know basis for the purposes described in this Privacy Notice.
We may further disclose your Personal Data with the following types of entities for the following purposes:
Our affiliates and service providers and their sub-contractors who process your Personal Data on our behalf, such as for providing hosting services.
Other third parties to the extent necessary to: (i) comply with a request from a government authority or law enforcement agency, a court order or applicable law; (ii) to prevent violations of our agreements and our policies; (iii) to defend ourselves against claims or when you have provided your consent.
If we sell or transfer all or a portion of our business or assets (including in the event of a reorganization, dissolution, or liquidation) we may also transfer your Personal Data.
How long we retain your Personal Data
We will not retain your Personal Data longer than necessary in relation to the purposes for which the data are processed, unless otherwise required or permitted by law.
Security of information communicated by or to us over the Internet is of utmost concern to us; however, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. The Services incorporates reasonable safeguards to protect the security, integrity, and privacy of the Personally Identifiable Information we have collected. We have put in place reasonable precautions to protect information from loss, misuse, and alteration, including logically and physically securing our equipment and encrypting our connections and certain equipment. Please do not use email to communicate information to us that you consider confidential. While we strive to protect your Personal Data, Fortified cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us or through the Services.
The Children’s Online Privacy and Protection Act of 1998 (“COPPA”) defines a “Child” (or “Children” as used herein) as anyone under the age of 13. Fortified strictly adheres to COPPA. For that reason, we do not collect or maintain information obtained through the Services from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of the Services are structured to attract anyone under 13. By using the Services, you represent that you are at least 13 years old. If you do not meet this age requirement, then you must not access or use the Services.
If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Child has provided us with Personally Identifiable Information, please contact us though one of the methods listed under “How to Contact Us”, above below. If we become aware that we have collected Personally Data from Children without verification of parental consent, we take reasonable steps to remove that information from our servers.
For more information about COPPA, which applies to websites that direct their services to children under the age of thirteen (13), please visit the Federal Trade Commission’s website https://www.ftc.gov/tips-advice/business-center/guidance/complying-coppa-frequently-asked-questions.
How to contact us
We welcome any questions, comments, or concerns regarding our processing of your Personal Data or our privacy practices. If you have any questions, please contact us by using the following contact details:
FORTIFIED HEALTH SECURITY
2550 Meridian Blvd., Suite 190
Franklin, TN 37067
Attn: Privacy Department
Last Updated: March 16, 2023
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Some cookies can collect personal information, including information you disclose like your username, or other identifiers that are collected together with your browsing history and activity, to deliver more relevant content and understand your preferences. For further details on our privacy practices, please visit https://fortifiedhealthsecurity.com/privacy-notice/.
Further, some of the cookies on our website are first-party cookies, meaning that we create and place them on your computer or device when you visit our website or use our Services. Other cookies, known as third-party cookies, are placed on your computer or device when you visit our website or use our Services, but are stored by other service providers or third-party domains cookies and used to measure audiences, limit repeat advertisements to use, and customize content or advertising. We restrict the use of third-party cookies to trusted partners. These companies have their own privacy policies and data collection practices. The purpose of the third-party cookies is to provide audience-measurement, limit repeat advertisements shown to you, social-sharing functions, to customize content, or personalize advertising.
What cookies we use on services
Strictly necessary (also known as required or essential) cookies: These cookies are required to move around a website and use its features, such as browsing as a registered user or fraud detection. Our website and Services use strictly necessary cookies. These are essential for our sites and services to work properly. You may be able to block these cookies through your browser settings, but some parts of the website and Services may not function properly.
Tools that perform website analytics, such as Google Analytics, use performance cookies to generate reports about a website’s traffic and the sources of that traffic. They can also be used to recognize you across platforms and devices. These tools tell website owners how many visitors came to their website, and whether those visitors came to the website after clicking on a link in a search engine or via another referral source. In this way, the website is able to evaluate website traffic as well as the ways to increase website traffic. Like virtually all websites, we use performance cookies, including Google Analytics.
Please visit our Privacy Preferences Center for more information about the cookies used across our website and Services and to manage your cookie preferences where available.
How to block or manage cookies
There are several ways you may be able to block or manage cookies. Certain of our website and Services offer cookie tools that provide information and allow you to manage your preferences. You can visit our Privacy Preferences Center to manage your cookie preferences, where available.
For our website and Services that do not currently offer this functionality, you can take the steps described below. Please note that the steps described below must be taken on each browser or device you use, and if you change browsers or devices you must take these steps again on the new browser or device.
You may be able to disable and manage cookies through your browser. If you do, you can still browse our website and Services but may not be able to use many of their features. Several popular browsers offer guidance on how to manage cookies:
• Google Chrome
• Microsoft Edge
• Mozilla Firefox
• Microsoft Internet Explorer
• Apple Safari
To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website. You can also visit http://www.aboutcookies.org. Please note that our website and Services are not set up to respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals, but they do respond to browser cookies settings. You may opt out from receiving personalized advertising from some third parties by visiting the US based www.AboutAds.info/choices. Please note that these choices will not opt you out of receiving advertisements. You will continue to receive generic advertisements. Like many websites, we use analytics, including Google Analytics. You may find out more about how Google Analytics collects and processes data by visiting “How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps” found here.