Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 4/30/19 to HOLLIBLU 2.0

HOLLIBLU, Inc. and its affiliated companies, including Show Me Your StethoScope (“HOLLIBLU,” “we,” or “us”) provide online and offline social networking and professional opportunities for nurses and other healthcare providers, the “Do Better Challenge”and related consulting, and professional sponsorship opportunities. This Privacy Policy applies to information we collect from our about you, including when you use our websites, mobile applications, and other online products and services that link to this Privacy Policy (collectively, our “Services”), contact our customer service team, engage with us on social media, or otherwise interact with us. This Privacy Policy does not apply to aggregated or de-identified information that cannot reasonably be used to identify you.

 

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time.  If we make changes, we will notify you by revising the date at the top of this policy and, in some cases, we may provide you with additional notice (such as adding a statement to our website homepage or sending you a notification).  We encourage you to review this privacy Policy regularly to stay informed about our information practices and the choices available to you.

 

CONTENTS

 

Collection of Information

Use of Information

Sharing of Information

Social Sharing Features

Advertising and Analytics Services Provided by Others

Transfer of Information to the U.S. and Other Countries

Your Choices

Your California Privacy Rights

Additional Disclosures for Individuals in the Europe

Contact Us

 

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION

 

Information You Provide to Us

We collect information you provide directly to us.  For example, you share information directly with us when you create an account, fill out a form, submit or post content through our Services, subscribe to our Services, communicate with us via third-party platforms, participate in a contest or promotion, request customer support, or otherwise communicate with us.  The types of personal information we may collect include your name, email address, company name, postal address, phone number, education and employment history, and any other information you choose to provide. In addition, if you subscribe to our Services, we also collect your payment information, such as your credit or debit card information, and your billing address.

Other Information We Collect When You Interact with Us

When you access or use our Services or otherwise transact business with us, we automatically collect information about your activities, including:

● Activity Information: We collect information about your activity on our Services, such as the search terms you enter, the content you post, the groups you create and/or join, the geographic locations you select, and the length of time you use the Services.

● Transactional Information: When you engage HOLLIBLU for services related to advertising, staffing, the “Do Better Challenge” and related consulting, and professional sponsorship and/or other opportunities, we collect information about the transaction, such as product details, purchase price, and date and location of the transaction.

● Device and Usage Information:  We collect information about how you access our Services, including data about the device and network you use, such as your hardware model, operating system version, mobile network, IP address, unique device identifiers, browser type, and app version. We also collect information about your activity on our Services, such as access times, pages viewed,links clicked, and the page you visited before navigating to our Services.

● Location Information:  In accordance with your device permissions, we may also collect information about the precise location of your device.  You may stop the collection of precise location information at any time (see Your Choices below for details).

● Information Collected by Cookies and Similar Tracking Technologies:  We (and our service providers) use tracking technologies, such as cookies and web beacons, to collect information about you.  Cookies are small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory that help us improve our Services and your experience, see which areas and features of our Services are popular, and count visits.  Web beacons (also known as “pixel tags” or “clear GIFs”) are electronic images that may be used in our Services or emails and help deliver cookies, count visits, and understand usage and campaign effectiveness.  For more information about cookies and how to disable them, see theYour Choices section below.

Information We Collect from Other Sources

We may also obtain information about you from other sources, including:

 

• Information collected from third-party platform or social network.  If you register or log into HOLLIBLU through a third-party platform or social network, we will have access to certain to certain information from that site such as your name, email address, and other information in that account. We may also have access to third-party account information if you use HOLLIBLU to share a link.

• Invitations.  If a HOLLIBLU member sends you an invitation to join HOLLIBLU or a HOLLIBLU event, we may receive certain personal information about you, such as your name, email address, or phone number.  HOLLIBLU may store this information to send you invitations and to evaluate their success.  You may unsubscribe from future invitations using the instructions included in the invitations.  You may also contact us at contact@holliblu.com to request that we remove your information from our database.

• Member Content.  We may receive information about you when you or another HOLLIBLU member posts content, including photographs, to the Services.

 

Information We Derive

We may derive information or draw inferences about you based on the information we or our partners collect or through artificial intelligence and/or machine learning capabilities. For example, we may infer information (including sensitive information) when you join a certain user group or event inferring information about your health, religion, political views, or sexual identity. Joining such groups or events or posting information about these topics is entirely voluntarily, done with your explicit consent, and subject to our Terms of Service.

USE OF INFORMATION

We use the information we collect to administer your account. We also use the information we collect to:

 

• Provide, maintain and improve our Services;

• Allow you to track and share your project status with other users, to send surveys to and receive reports from project partners, and to send you updates about project status;

• Display your profile to other nurse users and healthcare provider users;

• Send invitations to join the Services, at your direction; 

• Provide updates on license and certification expirations to our nurse users; 

• Match nurse users to potential professional opportunities through the use of artificial intelligence/machine learning technologies; 

• Process transactions and send you related information, including confirmations, receipts, invoices, and user experience surveys;

• Send you technical notices, security alerts, and support and administrative messages and to respond to your comments, questions, and to provide you customer service;

• Communicate with you about Services and events offered by HOLLIBLU and others, and provide news and information we think will interest you (see Your Choices below for information about how to opt out of these communications at any time);

• Monitor and analyze trends, usage, and activities in connection with our Services;

• Tailor your experience on our Services;

• Facilitate contests, sweepstakes, and promotions and process and deliver entries and rewards; 

• Detect, investigate, prevent, and report security incidents and other malicious, deceptive, fraudulent, harmful or illegal activity, and protect the rights and property of HOLLIBLU, users, and others;

• Debug to identify and repair errors in our Services;

• Comply with our legal and financial obligations; and

• Carry out any other purpose described to you at the time the information was collected.

 

SHARING OF INFORMATION

 

We share personal information in the following circumstances or as otherwise described in this policy: 

● With vendors, service providers, and consultants that need access to personal information in order to perform services for us, such as companies that assist us with web hosting, payment processing, fraud prevention, customer service, and marketing and advertising;

● Publicly on our Services if you post content, including, without limitation, assignment status, schedules, resumes, license numbers, comments, photos and texts;

● With third-party platforms and social networks, and vice versa. Such features allow you to share information with others depending on the settings you have chosen with the service. The third-party platforms’ and social networks’ use of the information will be governed by their privacy policies, and HOLLIBLU does not control such third-parties’ or social networks’ use of the shared data. For more information about the purpose and scope of data collection and processing in connection with such sharing features, please review the privacy policies of the services providing these features.

● If we believe disclosure is in accordance with, or required by, any applicable law or legal process, including lawful requests by public authorities to meet national security or law enforcement requirements;

● If we believe your actions are inconsistent with our user agreements or policies, if we believe you have violated the law, or to protect the rights, property, and safety of HOLLIBLU, our users, the public, or others;

● With our lawyers and other professional advisors where necessary to obtain advice or otherwise protect and manage our business interests;

● In connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of HOLLIBLU assets, financing or acquisition of all or a portion of our business by another HOLLIBLU; 

● Between and among HOLLIBLU and our current and future parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and other companies under common control and ownership; and

● With your consent or at your direction.

 

 

ADVERTISING AND ANALYTICS 

 

We allow others to provide analytics services and serve advertisements on our behalf across the web and in mobile apps.  These entities may use cookies, web beacons, device identifiers and other technologies to collect information about your use of our services and other websites and applications, including your IP address, web browser, mobile network information, pages viewed, time spent on pages or in mobile apps, links clicked, and conversion information.  This information may be used by HOLLIBLU and others to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content, deliver advertising and content targeted to your interests on our Services and other websites, and better understand your online activity.  For more information about interest-based ads, or to opt out of having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes, please visit www.aboutads.info/choices if you are in the U.S. orhttp://www.youronlinechoices.eu/ if you are in the EU.

 

We also work with third parties to serve ads to you as part of customized campaigns on third-party platforms (such as Facebook and Instagram). As part of these ad campaigns, we or third-party platforms may convert information about you, such as your email address and phone number, into a unique value that can be matched with a user account on these platforms to allow us to learn about your interests and serve you advertising that is customized to your interest. Note that the third-party platforms may offer you choices about whether you see these types of customized ads.

 

 

TRANSFER OF INFORMATION TO THE U.S. AND OTHER COUNTRIES

 

HOLLIBLU is headquartered in the United States and we have operations and service providers in the United States and other countries. Therefore, we and our service providers may transfer your personal information to, or store or access it in, jurisdictions that may not provide equivalent levels of data protection as your home jurisdiction. We will take steps to ensure that your personal information receives an adequate level of protection in the jurisdictions in which we process it.

 

 

YOUR CHOICES

Account Information

You may update and correct certain account information you provide to us at any time by logging into your account, emailing us at contact@holliblu.com or by emailing us at contact@holliblu.com. If you wish to delete your account, email us at contact@holliblu.com, but note that we may retain certain information as required by law or for legitimate business purposes.  We may also retain cached or archived copies of information about you.

Location Information

When you first launch any of our mobile apps that collect precise location information, you will be asked to consent to the app’scollection of this information. If you initially consent to our collection of this location information, you can subsequently stop the collection of this information at any time by changing the preferences on your mobile device.  If you do so, some of our Services may no longer function properly.  You may also stop our collection of this location information by following the standard uninstall process to remove all of our mobile apps from your device.

Cookies

Most web browsers are set to accept cookies by default.  If you prefer, you can usually choose to set your browser to remove or reject browser cookies.  Please note that removing or rejecting cookies could affect the availability and functionality of some of our Services. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, see the Your Choices section below.

Promotional Communications

You may opt out of receiving promotional emails or text messages from HOLLIBLU by following the instructions in those communications or by managing your communication preferences in your account settings menu. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional emails, such as those about your account or our ongoing business relations.

Mobile Push Notifications

With your consent, we may send push notifications to your mobile device.  You can deactivate these messages at any time by changing the notification settings on your mobile device.

 

YOUR CALIFORNIA PRIVACY RIGHTS 

California Consumer Privacy Act

 

HOLLIBLU does not sell your personal information. In the preceding 12 months, we have collected the following categories of personal information: identifiers (such as name, postal address, online identifier, IP address, email address, or other similar identifiers), categories of personal information described in subdivision (e) of Section 1798.80 (such as name, telephone number, education, employment history, or similar information that identifies, relates to, describes or is capable of being associated with a particular individual), internet or other electronic network activity information (such as browsing history, search history, and information regarding a user’s interaction with the internet, website, application, or advertisement), geolocation data, professional or employment-related information, education information, and inferences drawn from the information identified in this section to create a profile about a consumer reflecting the user’s preferences, characteristics, psychological trends, predispositions, behavior, attitudes, intelligence, abilities, and aptitudes. For examples of the precise data points we collect and the categories of sources of such collection, please see Collection of Information above. We collect personal information for the business and commercial purposes described in Use of Information above. In the preceding 12 months, we have disclosed the following categories of personal information for business purposes to the following categories of recipients:

 

Category of Personal Information

Categories of Recipients

Identifiers

Advertising networks, survey platforms, community organizers, internet service providers, data analytics providers, operating systems and platforms, social networks, potential employers, and data brokers

Personal information categories listed in the California Customer Records statute (Cal. Civ. Code § 1798.80(e))

Advertising networks, survey platforms, community organizers, internet service providers, data analytics providers, operating systems and platforms, social networks, potential employers, and data brokers

Protected classification characteristics under California or federal law

Advertising networks, survey platforms, community organizers, internet service providers, data analytics providers, operating systems and platforms, social networks, potential employers, and data brokers

Internet or other similar network activity

Advertising networks, survey platforms, community organizers, internet service providers, data analytics providers, operating systems and platforms, social networks, potential employers, and data brokers

Professional or employment-related information

Advertising networks, survey platforms, community organizers, internet service providers, data analytics providers, operating systems and platforms, social networks, potential employers, and data brokers

Inferences drawn from other personal information

Advertising networks, survey platforms, community organizers, internet service providers, data analytics providers, operating systems and platforms, social networks, potential employers, and data brokers

Protected classification characteristics under California or federal law

Advertising networks, survey platforms, community organizers, internet service providers, data analytics providers, operating systems and platforms, social networks, potential employers, and data brokers

 

Subject to certain limitations, you have the right to (1) request to know more about the categories and specific pieces of personal information we collect, use, and disclose, (2) request deletion ofyour personal information, (3) opt out of any “sales” of your personal information that may be occurring, and (4) be free from discrimination for exercising your rights under the CCPA. You may make these requests by submitting this form or emailing us at contact@holliblu.com We will verify your request by asking you to provide information related to your recent interactions with us, such as information your current employer or license number.

 

If we receive your request from an authorized agent, we may ask forevidence that you have provided such agent with power of attorney or that the agent otherwise has valid written authority to submit requests to exercise rights on your behalf. If you are an authorized agent seeking to make a request, please Contact Us.

 

Shine the Light

 

California law permits residents of California to request certain details about how their information is shared with third parties for their direct marketing purposes. If you are a California resident and would like to make such a request, please by submit this form or email us at contact@holliblu.com.

 

Do Not Track Disclosure

 

Our Services do not respond to Do Not Track signals communicated by your browser. We do not knowingly track your online activity over time across third party websites when you use, nor do we allow third parties to do so on our site. For more information about Do Not Track, please visit www.allaboutdnt.com.

 

 

CONTACT US

 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at: contact@holliblu.com.

 

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