Effective Date: December 20, 2021
that are applicable to this website and/or mobile application (collectively, the “Blockit
includes Blockit Now, Inc. and its affiliates and subsidiaries. We encourage you to read
By accessing, viewing, and/or using (each, a “use”) the Blockit Services, each user
(individually, “User” or “you” and collectively, “Users”) understands and agrees to the
privacy practices contained herein as well as to the Medical Service Provider’s Notice of
changes to information practices. If any material changes are made, Users will be
notified by e-mail (sent to the e-mail address provided) or by means of a notice on the
Blockit Services prior to the change becoming effective. Users are encouraged to
review this page upon each visit to the Blockit Services for the latest information on
Blockit’s information practices.
2. User-Submitted Information. Blockit collects, stores, analyzes, and uses
information, content, and materials Users post or submit via the Blockit Services. By
accessing or using Blockit Services, you agree that you submit such information,
content, and materials to Blockit voluntarily and knowingly, and you consent to the
collection, storage, analysis, and uses thereof by Blockit; provided, however, that such
information includes, but is not limited to:
• Telephone number;
• Email address;
• Demographic information, such as age and sex;
• Financial information, such as insurance information;
• Medical information;
• Passwords and log-in credentials.
The foregoing information shall be collectively referred to herein as “User Information”.
User Information will be used by Blockit or third parties on Blockit's behalf in
providing the Blockit Services including:
• User registration;
• Scheduling appointments as requested by User;
• Providing customer service to Users, such as responding to User request, and
to communicate with Users using contact information provided;
• Facilitate a User’s access to the Blockit Services;
• Deliver the Blockit Services requested by a User;
• Assist the User in managing the User’s account;
• To comply with applicable law and respond to law enforcement;
• To perform functions as otherwise described to User at the time of collection
. User should not disclose medical information when communicating with Blockit
customer support, either by email, by phone, or by any other means. Any medical
information User discloses to Blockit customer support is not subject to federal or
state medical privacy regulations.
User consents to the collection, storage, analysis and use of User Information as set
Service Providers’ Notice of Privacy Practices. Blockit may also collect, store, analyze
and use information about Users provided by Medical Service Providers for the
Service Providers’ Notice of Privacy Practices. Blockit does not sell any User
Information to any third party.
3. Cookies and Tracking. Blockit and third parties on Blockit’s behalf use various
information collection and tracking technologies , including without limitation web
server logs, cookies, web beacons, tokens and web analytics tools, to collect, store,
analyze, use, and disclose information from and about Users’ devices, Users’ activities
on the Blockit Services, and Users’ activities on the Internet. This information is
collected in order to track Users’ use of the Blockit Services in order to improve User
experience and facilitate the User’s access to the Blockit Services.
4. Choices Available to Users. Users can choose not to provide certain User Information,
but the failure to provide certain User Information may result in the User being unable
to use certain features of the Blockit Services. Users may also correct, delete
inaccuracies, change or remove any User Information by contacting Blockit at
email@example.com; provided, however, that Blockit may retain User
Information as provided or permitted by law. Users should contact their healthcare
provider or health system directly to change their information with such healthcare
provider or health system.
Additionally, Users may choose to reject “cookies” or disable mobile device identifiers.
While Users are not required to accept cookies or mobile device identifiers from
Blockit, if you block or reject them you may not have access to all Blockit Services.
5. Information Sharing. Blockit will disclose User Information to third parties only in
of Use, and, as applicable, Medical Service Providers’ Notice of Privacy Practices.
Blockit may disclose User Information: (a) to third parties that provide services on
behalf of Blockit and/or in connection with the Blockit Services, including to Medical
Service Providers and their employees as needed to provide the Blockit Services
requested by the User; (b) if required or permitted pursuant to any applicable law,
regulation, or court or administrative order; (c) in connection with any User's violation
Policy, Medical Service Providers’ Notice of Privacy Practices (as applicable), or other
agreements with Blockit; (d) as reasonably required to protect the business of Blockit;
or (e) to protect the personal safety and/or rights of employees of Blockit, other Users,
or members of the public. Further, and notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary,
Blockit may be required to disclose User Information to third parties: (a) with the
exception of protected health information, for the satisfaction of any debt or upon
liquidation of Blockit should such a situation arise; and (b) to a purchaser or transferee
of all or a portion of Blockit's assets in conjunction with the sale or transfer of such
assets; provided, however, that in the case of (a) and (c), the transferee will either
secure than those set forth herein.
Blockit may share User Information with Medical Service Providers with whom the User
chooses to schedule appointments. This information may include, but is not limited to,
completed medical history forms, demographic information, and other information
needed by Medical Service Providers to enable them to provide services to you or to
refer you to and make appointments with other Medical Service Providers on your
6. Information Retention and Removal. Blockit may retain User Information for
reasonably necessary for such purpose. If required by law, Blockit will delete User
Information by erasing it from Blockit's database. Blockit will also respond to written
User requests to nullify such User’s User Information that is eligible for nullification
in accordance with Blockit's then-current policies. However, Blockit will retain and use
User Information as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes, and
of Privacy Practices or other contractual obligations. For assistance in removing User
Information from Blockit’s database, please contact us as at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any such requests will require the user to contact the healthcare provider for
verification of User’s identity, and may be subject to the prior consent of the User’s
healthcare provider. The User agrees that Blockit will be permitted to rely on any
instructions provided to Blockit by the User’s healthcare provider.
7. Consent. By using the Blockit Services, User voluntary and knowingly consents to
Blockit's collection, storage, analysis, use and disclosure of User Information as set
Providers’ Notice of Privacy Practices.
8. Security Measures. Blockit uses reasonable security measures to protect User
Information, including without limitation Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology for
sensitive User Information such as financial or medical information. However, no data
transmitted over or accessible through the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely
secure. As a result, Blockit does not represent or warrant that User Information will be
completely secure from misappropriation by hackers or from other nefarious or
criminal activities, or in the event of a failure of computer hardware, software, or a
telecommunications network. All User Information is provided at User's own risk.
Blockit expressly disclaims any and all liability whatsoever for any controversies,
claims, suits, injuries and/or damages, arising from and/or in any way related to
any User Information, including without limitation to any acts by other Users or
third parties with respect to such User Information. Notwithstanding the foregoing,
Blockit will use commercially reasonable efforts to notify a User if it becomes aware
that such User’s information was subject to a data breach.
9. Third Party Websites. The Blockit Services may contain third party advertising and
links to third party websites. Blockit is not responsible for the privacy practices or
policies of these advertisers or websites, and does not manage or control such practices.
Please contact such advertisers or websites directly for more information about their
privacy practices. Blockit expressly disclaims, and each User expressly releases
Blockit from, any and all liability whatsoever for any controversies, claims, suits,
injuries and/or damages, arising from and/or in any way related to third party
advertisers and/or the use of links to third party websites that may appear on the
Blockit Services, including without limitation such websites' availability, privacy
policies, content, advertising, and/or products or other materials.
10. Electronic Communications from Blockit. By requesting or using Blockit Services,
Users consent to Blockit and/or third parties acting on behalf of Blockit sending to User
electronic messages relating to the Blockit Services . Users may choose whether to
receive communications from Blockit or third parties with whom Blockit has a
commercial relationship by adjusting the User profile. Users who need assistance
opting out of communications can contact Blockit at email@example.com. Users
will be given the opportunity, in any commercial e-mail sent by Blockit, to opt-out of
receiving such communications in the future using the link at the bottom of the email,
although Users may not opt-out of receiving administrative emails. It may take up to
ten (10) days to process an opt-out request. Opting out of Blockit communications will
not automatically opt User out of third-party linked websites, and the User should
follow any instructions or prompts to opt out of such communications if the User
desires to opt out.
11. Public Information. Any User Information disclosed in public areas, such as social
media message boards, of the Blockit Services, such as message boards, may become
publicly-available information, and Users should exercise caution when deciding to
disclose such User Information publicly and comply with the requirements of the
Acceptable Use Policy. Blockit expressly disclaims, and each User expressly
releases Blockit from, any and all liability whatsoever for any controversies,
claims, suits, injuries and/or damages, arising from and/or in any way related to
any User Information, including without limitation to any acts by Users with
respect to such User Information. To request removal of User Information from
Blockit's public areas, contact Blockit at firstname.lastname@example.org. In some cases,
Blockit may not be able to remove User Information, in which case Blockit will let
User know if and why it is unable to do so.
12. Protection of Children's Privacy. The Blockit Services is designed for general
audiences and are not developed for or directed at children. Therefore, Blockit does not
intend to collect information directly from individuals under 18 years of age or who
have not been legally emancipated. Information may be collected from an adult User
who is using the Blockit Services to schedule appointments for minors for whom the
User is the custodial parent or legal guardian, and by using the Blockit Services in this
manner, the User understands and agrees that Blockit will collect certain information
about the minor necessary to provide the Blockit Services, and the parent or legal
guardian User may need to provide verifiable consent to Blockit for the collection of
such information. If it is discovered that Blockit has inadvertently collected
information from an individual not meeting these requirements, Blockit will promptly
take all reasonable measures to delete that data from databases and systems. If you
believe Blockit has unknowingly collected information from an individual under the
age of 13, please contact Blockit immediately.
13. Disclaimer of GDPR Applicability. Blockit Services are for individuals located in the
United States only, and is not intended for use by any person or on behalf of any person
outside of the United States. Users should not provide any information to Blockit
regarding any individual residing in the European Union or the European Economic
Area, and by using the Blockit Services, the User agrees that it will not provide such
information and the provision of such information will be a material violation of this
14. Disclaimer of CCPA Applicability. Blockit is not subject to regulation under the
California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (the “CCPA”). Therefore, even if you are a
California resident and Blockit may have personal information about the User that is
the type of information subject to the CCPA, the CCPA is not applicable to Blockit or
to Blockit’s relationship with the User.
Blockit at email@example.com.