The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) respects the privacy of its members and other visitors to its Web site. ASCP strongly believes that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists has implemented the following policy.
What Information Does the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists Collect?
Most data the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists collects are used only to help ASCP better serve its members and visitors. It is our general policy to collect and store only information that our members and visitors knowingly provide.
The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists does not collect any information from visitors browsing its Web site. Visitors to the ASCP Web site browse anonymously. Only aggregate data -- such as the number of hits per page -- are collected. Aggregate data are only used for internal analysis and marketing purposes and do not provide any personally identifying information.
We do collect limited identifying information volunteered by visitors to the site through membership applications and publication orders. This information may include name, organization name, phone number, street address and email. ASCP uses this information only for the purposes for which it was provided. We may occasionally allow other allied organizations specific, one-time use of our postal mailing list to provide our constituents with information that is compatible with the American Society of Consultant Pharmacist's mission. This privacy statement will be updated to reflect any policy revisions.
Credit Card Account Information
When members or visitors provide credit card account information to the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists or its agents (a credit card processing company, for example), ASCP submits the information needed to obtain payment to the appropriate financial institution. ASCP does not further disclose credit card account information obtained from members or visitors.
What Privacy Issues Arise With Links To Other Sites?
This Web site contains links to other Web sites. The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists has no control over and is not responsible for the privacy policies of such sites.
Future Changes to This Policy
From time to time, we may use visitor information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future, we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.
Visitors may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by sending an email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Access and Correction of Visitor Data
Upon request we provide site visitors with access to all information that we maintain about them. Consumers can access this information by sending an email to us at the above address. Visitors can have this information corrected by sending us an email at the above address.
ASCP collects cookies on our Web site to capture information about page visits. This information is anonymous and ASCP uses this information only internally - to deliver the most effective content to our visitors. Information from the cookies is used to gauge page popularity, analyze traffic patterns on our site and guide development of other improvements to our site. ASCP does not require that you accept cookies, however, some functionality on our Web site, our product or service check-out process, and products and services may be disabled if you decline to accept cookies. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether or not to accept it. You may also change your cookie settings through preferences options in our products and/or services, where applicable. ASCP never gives away information about our users. If you choose to e-mail us and provide personally identifiable information about yourself, ASCP will use this information only to respond to your inquiry. ASCP will not sell, rent or otherwise disclose that information to third parties unless such disclosure is necessary for the purposes set forth in this Policy, by law or a policy or notice contained or associated with a specific ASCP product or service.
ASCP uses analytics data and the DoubleClick cookie to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to our website. Site visitors may opt out of the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google advertising opt-out page  or they may opt out of Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics opt-out page .