Statement of Patient Confidentiality

The HCG Institute is committed to maintaining the highest standards of privacy and security with your confidential patient information. Your personal information is protected by our secured network and is only accessible to the staff of The HCG Institute that have permission to access that information. All sensitive information such as credit card numbers are transmitted through our SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption technology. Unauthorized access to our information storage is strictly prohibited and protected by the latest in Firewall protections.

Managing Patient Information

Your information is not shared, distributed or made available to any third parties.

The HCG Institute reserves the right to maintain your patient information in our records for a period of seven (7) years and that these files may be available to the patient upon request. Records do not include sensitive personal information such as Credit Cards, Social Security Numbers or Bank Account information.

Only The HCG Institute and our dedicated licensed physicians will have access to your medical information for the purposes of issuing HCG. We will require your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card number, medical information or other information for the purposes of dispensing HCG.

Employees at The HCG Institute are trained HIPPA compliant professionals in handling sensitive medical information. All employees are screened through our rigorous background checks and must adhere to confidentiality agreements. They are committed to the protection of your sensitive medical information.

Patients of The HCG Institute are advised that their information may be requested by law making agencies such as courts, administrative government agencies, or other government entities. If The HCG Institute is required to disclose our patients information without consent we will not disclose more information than is necessary for the purposes of the disclosure.

Health Privacy

The privacy of your health information is secured to the standards of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). These privacy and security rules may be found on www.HHS.gov.

Any feedback, questions or concerns may be directed to info@thehcginstitute.com or by calling our customer service information number at the top of the site.

Copyright

The content of this website in its entirety, including but not limited to text, code, graphics and material is property of The HCG Institute and subject to the copyright laws of the United States. Copyright 2010, The HCG Institute, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.  Any Trademarks used by The HCG Institute are registered Trademarks of the HCG institute. Any reproduction or distribution of the contents or information provided from this website will require the Permission of The HCG Institute unless expressly related to the ordering or purchasing of The HCG Institute products. Specific materials may be downloaded from this website by an individual solely for non-commercial use. Any other use is strictly prohibited.

Changing or deleting any proprietary notices or information provided by The HCG Institute is strictly prohibited and any user of these materials agrees not to make any such changes or deletions from the material provided in any form by The HCG Institute.

Limitation of Liability

The HCG Institute is not responsible and shall not be liable for any damages incurred from the use of, or inability to use, the products or the performance of the products obtained on this site.

The products and materials on this site are provided “as is” and are not accompanied by additional materials, whether express or implied, unless so mentioned on the site.

The HCG Institute reserves the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed through the website that contain any errors in the typographical information listed on the site such as incorrect pricing or product listing.

It is strictly forbidden for any person or persons to impersonate or pose as any form of representative, such as licensed employee of, or host of The HCG Institute for any purposes whatsoever. The distribution or otherwise publishing of any information of or related to The HCG Institute may only be conducted by licensed employees of The HCG Institute.

These terms and conditions apply to all users who have accessed the information listed on the site and is be governed by the law of the state of Pennsylvania, U.S.A. and any legal proceedings that arise, directly or indirectly, from the use and access of this website, is under the jurisdiction of the courts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The statements in this privacy policy may be changed by The HCG Institute at any time. Please check back periodically for updates.