PEDStest Online recognizes the importance of protecting the information it collects in the operation of this website and will take all reasonable steps to maintain the security, integrity and privacy of this information. PEDStest Online utilizes a number of commercial software programs to monitor network traffic, identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, and to ensure that data remains secure when being transmitted and stored per the HIPAA and HITECH security and privacy guidelines. This includes encryption of all personal health information (PHI) supplied, using HTTPS for connections to the pedstestonline.com website and VPN for HL7 messaging.
PEDStest Online will ensure that any information it collects will be adequate, relevant and not excessive for purposes of operating this website; it will be kept accurate and up-to- date based on information provided and will be deleted when no longer needed. Except where necessary in connection with services provided by appropriate intermediaries, who will be required to comply with the confidentiality provisions of this policy, PEDStest Online will not disclose any personal information identifying you or any authorized users to any third party, unless required by law or to enforce the Notices and Disclaimers to which you have agreed.
Any private communications or information supplied to PEDStest Online by you or any other authorized users may be used by PEDStest Online for internal business, research purposes, or to help enhance and develop this website but will not be shared with third parties. Please note that occasionally results will need to be verified by the doctor who developed PEDS Tools.
Links may be provided from this website to other websites. In using such links, you and any other authorized users should be aware that each website will vary in terms of its privacy and data protection policies, and PEDStest Online does not take responsibility for the privacy policies of, and usage of personal information collected by, others.
Please note that PEDStest Online’s privacy and data protection policy is reviewed periodically. Any comments or questions concerning this policy should be sent using our feedback form.