Privacy Policy

The information contained in the South County Urological online site (“Site”) is solely intended to provide an overview of services offered at South County Urological.

South County Urological’s website and newsletter privacy policy is an addendum to the Notice of Privacy Practices.

Consultation on Specific Diseases or Conditions

Information about diseases and medical conditions on this Site and on its linked resources is for educational and informational purposes only and should in no way be taken to be the practice of medicine or the provision of medical, nursing or professional health care advice or services. The information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or advice of your physician or other health care provider. The information obtained from this site and any linked resources is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatments.

Should you have any specific health care-related questions, please contact or visit your physician or other health care provider promptly.

For your protection, we cannot answer any personal questions about your medical condition via this Site. We would be happy to answer any general questions you may have about our services, our physicians, or our general knowledge of a particular disease or medical condition. However, our response to your telephone calls or e-mails concerning our general services or resources should not be interpreted as a recommendation for treatment.

If you are experiencing an emergency or urgent condition you should contact your local emergency services immediately.

Links to Third-Party Websites

Any links to other Internet websites of non-affiliated external sources does not imply endorsement by South County Urological (sometimes referred to in this Website Privacy Policy as “us,” “we” or “our”) of any products, services or information presented in these external Internet websites, nor do we guarantee the accuracy of the information contained on them. In addition, since we have no control over the privacy practices of linked external Internet websites you should read and understand the policies of all linked external Internet websites with respect to their privacy practices.

Privacy

We respect all our patients’ and prospective patients’ privacy. Unless required for law enforcement or by statute, we will not share any information you supply to us via this Site with any other outside unaffiliated entity without your consent. However, we may provide information that does not allow you to be identified or contacted. For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of users of the Site and the most frequented resource pages.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to work with third parties who provide services that may include, but are not necessarily limited to, website hosting, data analysis, hosted e-mail, and other administrative and technical services that assist us in maintaining the Site. In the event that we elect to work with third parties for these purposes, we reserve the right to share information you supply to us with such third parties, but only to the extent necessary for the provision of such services.

Security of Information

We have implemented reasonable technology and security policies, rules and measures to protect the data that resides on our servers; however, because no security system is impenetrable or 100% secure, we cannot guarantee the security of our servers.

We cannot guarantee the security of the means by which information is transmitted between your computer or telephone and our servers or our service providers’ servers, whether through the Site, by email, or otherwise.

Visitor Tracking

We want each site visitor to find useful medical information and learn about the services of South County Urological. In working toward that goal, we count our visitors and keep track of which pages our visitors select throughout the Site. To do this, we must use software called a “cookie.” The “cookie” maintains numbers in aggregate form, and does not obtain personal information about any of our visitors.

This information helps us know which sections of our Sites are visited frequently, so we can enhance those sections and ensure they are timely.

Newsletters, Emails and Texts to You

At registration and at various times as you use the Site, you will have the option of receiving regular newsletters, email or Short Message Service (SMS) texts (electronic communications) with personally identifiable informational (PII) or promotional newsletters (Promotional Materials). While we do not charge fees to receive text messages, message and Data Rates from your wireless carrier may apply. Any costs incurred as a result are your responsibility. Messages may come from South County Urological directly and/or from third parties on our behalf.

You may elect to receive electronic communications through a variety of methods including, but not limited to express statements in which you provide your email address or mobile telephone number in order that we can contact you to communicate information such as test results or appointment reminders, or through general consents where you provide your contact information for general correspondence related to our ongoing relationship with you as a healthcare provider. By providing your mobile number, you agree to receive voice and electronic communications by voice and text and by providing your e-mail address you agree to receive e-mail and agree that the that the device(s) and account(s) that will receive the electronic communications are appropriately secured. If you wish to stop receiving text messages at any time you may do so by simply responding STOP to any text message from us. You also can unsubscribe from newsletters by following the link to unsubscribe at the bottom of the newsletter.  For additional assistance, call (314) 843-8000 or email info@southcountyurological.com.

SOCIAL MEDIA DISCLAIMER 

South County Urological reserves the right to moderate comments on its social media platforms and may remove any content including advertising, profanity or offensive posts, as well as any off-topic commentary.

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South County Urological
12345 West Bend Drive Suite 200
St. Louis, MO 63128