Personal information we collect online
When you make a purchase on pcmedcenter.com, we ask for your name, address, phone number, email address and other personal information necessary to fulfill and track your order. For purposes of billing, you will need to provide your credit card type, number, expiration date and billing address for the card. If your order is to be shipped, we also need the name, address and phone number of the intended recipient(s).
Occasionally we conduct surveys and contests on pcmedcenter.com. If you choose to participate in an online contest, we may request information from you that will permit us to administer the contest and notify the winner(s). In addition, we may ask for other optional survey information, such as gender, age and previous shopping experience with PC Med CenterTM.
Cookies and other computer information
When you visit pcmedcenter.com, small text files known as "cookies" will be stored on your computer's hard drive. Cookies allow us to enhance and customize your online shopping experience and improve the design of our site. These cookies store random ID numbers and site navigation information such as your first and last visits, number of visits, shopping cart contents, and the pages you viewed on our website. Cookies also may collect certain technical information from your computer. This technical information may include your Internet Protocol (IP) address, your computer's operating system, browser type and the address of a referring website, if any. The information stored in a cookie cannot be used to identify you personally unless combined with information that you have provided in connection with a purchase, setting up an account, or registering for promotional emails, contests, or surveys. Although IP addresses alone can reveal the location of your computer, we will use such information only to investigate and identify unauthorized activities.
PC Med CenterTM uses session cookies to observe your navigation throughout the website for the purposes described above. You may set your Web browser to notify you when you receive a cookie and you may also erase cookies from your browser after shopping. If you delete our cookies, you limit our ability to personalize pcmedcenter.com for your next shopping visit; however, deleting a cookie will not prevent you from shopping and purchasing at our site in the future. You may also set your Web browser not to accept cookies.
Additionally, we may use Advertising.com and DoubleClick to apply third-party advertising technology to serve ads when you visit pcmedcenter.com and sites where we advertise. This advertising technology uses information about your visits to pcmedcenter.com and the sites where we advertise (excluding your name, address or other personal information) to serve our ads to you. In the course of serving our advertisements to you, a unique cookie may be placed or recognized on your browser. In addition, Advertising.com and DoubleClick use "web beacons", which are small strings of code delivered by a transparent graphic image on a web page for purposes of transferring data, to help manage our online advertising. These web beacons enable our ad server to recognize a browser's cookie when a browser visits this site and to learn which banner ads bring users to pcmedcenter.com. The information we collect and share through this technology is not personally identifiable. To learn more about Advertising.com, and to exercise your choice to opt-out of the Advertising.com cookie, click here. To learn more about DoubleClick, and to exercise your choice to opt-out of the DoubleClick cookie, click here.
Is information shared with third parties?
We do not rent, sell or exchange your name or other personally-identifiable information to third-party companies for their marketing purposes. We do provide your personal information to reputable organizations that help us to fulfill your order. For example, we use companies to verify and process credit card transactions, to deliver packages, to schedule and perform product installations and to administer service programs. We may share your information with others who help us analyze sales data, maintain our records, and provide other services for PC Med CenterTM such as collect site navigation information. We also may share your information with companies that act on our behalf and at our direction to notify you of additional PC Med CenterTM products and services. These companies may also conduct customer satisfaction surveys and manage other customer services and benefits for us. In any case, these third parties are not authorized to use your information for any reason other than to perform their contractually assigned functions.
We may be required to disclose your personal information to third parties if necessary to comply with applicable laws, subpoenas or court orders.
How will my information be used?
Information collected on pcmedcenter.com may be used in the following ways:
• Schedule service appointments or deliveries of merchandise that you purchase online
• Create an online account for you at pcmedcenter.com
• Bill your credit card for your purchases
• Confirm and track your orders
• Respond to your customer service inquiries
• Provide promotional communication and other information to you, if you choose to receive them
• Offer the products you want
• Customize your shopping experience
• Improve our website design
How can I decide what promotional communications I will receive?
Children's online policy
PC Med CenterTM is committed to preserving online privacy for all of its website visitors, including children. pcmedcenter.com is a general audience site, and we do not knowingly collect information about children or sell products to children. Consistent with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, we will not knowingly collect any information from or sell products to children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, you must ask your parent or guardian to assist you in using pcmedcenter.com.
We protect our databases with various physical, technical and procedural measures and we restrict access to your information by unauthorized persons. Our information systems are maintained behind a software firewall to isolate them from access by other networks connected to the Internet. We also advise all PC Med CenterTM employees about their responsibility to protect customer data and we provide them with appropriate guidelines for adhering to our company's business ethics standards and confidentiality policies.
All information transmitted through pcmedcenter.com is stored on secure servers. We use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology, which is the electronic commerce standard for securing information as it travels over the Internet. SSL technology is designed to encrypt your information, preventing an unauthorized party from viewing and downloading your information. Your web browser should display a web address with an "https" prefix, indicating that the SSL technology is operating when using certain portions of our website.
Linking to and from outside websites
Whom do I contact with questions?
PC Med CenterTM Inquiries
1 North Main St.
Monroe, NY 10950
Please remember to include your postal address, e-mail address and phone number with your correspondence.
PC Med CenterTM and the PC Med CenterTM Website
The PC Med CenterTM brand and the PC Med CenterTM Website are owned and operated by PC Med Center, and or its affiliates. All references to "PC Med CenterTM," the "PC Med CenterTM Website," "us," "we," and "our" are references to PC Med CenterTM. In some instances, PC Med CenterTM may use an authorized third party to perform the Services under the PC Med CenterTM brand.