Care Dimensions also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your zip code, age, gender, preferences, interests, and favorites, because of accessing, using, or interacting with our website. There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Care Dimensions. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring web site addresses. This information is used by Care Dimensions for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Care Dimensions web site.
Care Dimensions collects and uses your personal information to operate the Care Dimensions web site and deliver the services you have requested. Care Dimensions also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Care Dimensions and its affiliates. Care Dimensions may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered or to send charitable solicitations.
Care Dimensions does not sell, rent, or lease its customer lists to third parties. Care Dimensions may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Care Dimensions may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Care Dimensions, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Care Dimensions keeps track of the web sites and pages our customers visit within Care Dimensions to determine what Care Dimensions services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Care Dimensions to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Care Dimensions web site will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Care Dimensions or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Care Dimensions; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Care Dimensions, or the public.
If you wish to subscribe to our newsletters, publications, blog or choose to be notified about events or job openings, we collect and store first and last names, email address, and information about your interests in our content and services. We may also ask for additional information to send you content that is relevant to your interests. This information is used for distribution purposes. If you would like to unsubscribe from our email newsletters, please use the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of every e-mail communication.
This website works with third-party products or services, including Google and other Service Providers who help us track and analyze visitor activity on the website, measure the effectiveness of our advertising efforts, and support the optimization of our digital marketing campaigns.
The website uses "cookies", tracking pixels and related technologies to track the activity on our website and store certain information. Tracking technologies used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our website. The technologies we use may include:
Cookies can be "Persistent" or "Session" Cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while Session Cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
Examples of information we and our service providers collect include how often someone visits this website and what they do while on the website. We and our service providers use this information in the aggregate to understand how our visitors as a group use different resources and to help us improve our website. We and our service providers also collect information about the activity of individual website users. This information may be used to direct related Care Dimensions advertisements and/or informational content to website users when they visit other websites.
Cookies help personalize your online experience. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you. One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Care Dimensions pages, or register with Care Dimensions site or services, a cookie helps Care Dimensions to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Care Dimensions web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Care Dimensions features that you customized.
Most internet browsers accept cookies by default, but you can modify your browser preferences to block or restrict cookies if you do not want your web browsing activity tracked. There are a variety of tools publicly available to manage cookies and similar technologies that collect information related to your use of the website. Learn more from the FTC or the Digital Advertising Alliance opt-out page, which allows users to opt out from receiving interest-based advertising.
We are not responsible for the effectiveness or compliance of third party opt-out mechanisms or programs. Please note that if you delete your cookies or upgrade your browser after having opted out, you will need to opt out again. Further, if you use multiple browsers or devices you will need to opt out on each browser or device. You can access the information on this website without enabling cookies in your browser but disabling cookies may result in a diminished ability to take advantage of the services and related informational content on the website.
We may deploy the Meta/Facebook Pixel on our websites. The Meta/Facebook Pixel may enable Facebook to match website visitors with their Facebook User Accounts. You can find out more about how Facebook uses data from our websites by visiting “What kinds of information do we collect?”
Our Service Providers may acquire additional information about your activity on our website, including pages you visit, access times, visit duration, how you arrived at our website and your IP address. An IP address is a number that identifies a device connected to the Internet. For most devices, the IP address changes on at least a weekly basis. Our Service Providers may also acquire device identifiers and specific information about the browser you use. In some cases, this information may be unique to you.
Care Dimensions will also retain usage data for internal analysis purposes. Usage data is generally retained for a shorter period, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of our website, or we are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.
Care Dimensions shares information with third parties, including as required by law or to provide the services requested. Care Dimensions engages reputable third-party vendors to help us manage this website, provide content and information, and interact better with our patients and visitors.
Under certain circumstances, Care Dimensions may be required to disclose your personal data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).
Care Dimensions may disclose your personal data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
Care Dimensions secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Care Dimensions secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other web sites, it is protected using encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Care Dimensions works with various organizations and individuals to help provide services to you, such as website and data hosting companies and companies providing analytics information, like Google Analytics. We may share your personal information with our service providers for the purpose of providing the Services. The information we share to our Service Providers may include both information you provide to us and information we collect about you, including personal data and information from data collection tools like cookies, web beacons, log files, unique identifiers, and location data. Care Dimensions takes reasonable steps to ensure that our service providers are obligated to reasonably protect your information on Care Dimensions’ behalf. If Care Dimensions becomes aware that a service provider is using or disclosing information improperly, we will take commercially reasonable steps to end or correct such improper use or disclosure.
The security of your personal data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
You may review, request corrections, or ask that we delete the personally identifiable information we collect from you. To the extent your request refers to data we have stored and does not compromise our privacy or security policies, we will update and correct personal information we have. In addition, we will honor all requests to remove your name from our solicitation efforts by modifying our database to ensure that no further contact is made with you. Please allow 6-8 weeks for the changes to take effect due to the lead times required for outreach preparation.
Care Dimensions will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Care Dimensions encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Care Dimensions is protecting your information.
75 Sylvan Street, Ste. B-102
Danvers, MA 01923
Email: [email protected]
Last revised July 1, 2022
Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in over 100 communities in Massachusetts.