This website is operated by Merge, LLC.
This Site is available only to health care providers and clinical trial investigators who are invited to the Site (“you” or “user”).
The Site has a questionnaire for users to complete so users can determine if any of their patients might be eligible to participate in a clinical study. The Site does not collect Personally Identifiable Information, Protected Health Information, or Sensitive Data as defined under local data protection law, from patients or about patients.
If you have patients who might be eligible for clinical trials, we may use your PII to connect you with our partners who are conducting clinical trials.
Information Collection and Use; Choice and Consent
Merge uses your PII to:
- Reply to your request for information or comments;
- Allow you to enter information in the questionnaire to determine if any of your patients might be eligible to participate in a clinical study;
- Allow you to access clinical study eligibility requirements.
You may revoke your consent, and/or object to or block processing of your PII by emailing a request to us at . We will respond to your request in accordance with the law that applies to you. Your PII which we processed prior to your request may not be deleted from our Site system records but will be blocked from further processing without your permission. A request to revoke consent or block processing of your PII may not apply to information collected by cookies or used internally to recognize you and/or facilitate your visits to the Site, or information we may keep to comply with legal requirements.
When you visit the Site, we use session “cookies,” a piece of information stored on your computer temporarily and deleted from the user’s device when the browser is closed, to allow us to uniquely identify your browser while you are browsing or interacting with the Site. Session cookies also help us confirm your identity and are required in order to log into your account. If you wish to prevent cookies from being used as you navigate our Site, you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies and/or indicate when a cookie is being sent.
Users who disable their web browsers’ ability to accept cookies will be able to browse the Site, but will not be able to access or take advantage of all of the features and services on the Site. We therefore recommend you do not block or disable these cookies. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been sent and how to manage, as well as delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.orgwww.allaboutcookies.org
Protection of Your Information
We will take appropriate technical and organizational safeguards to protect PII from theft, other loss, misuse, and any unauthorized access, copying, collection, use, disclosure, alteration or destruction. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the PII submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We will retain PII for as long as necessary to provide our services. We will retain and use PII as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Information Sharing and Disclosure
We disclose your PII to our partners offering clinical research studies if you have access to patients who may be eligible for participation in a clinical study so our partners can contact you about a possible clinical study. We disclose users’ PII to third parties who provide services that you request. We disclose PII to third party vendors who help us operate the Site. These third parties are contractually obligated to maintain the confidentiality of your PII consistent with the terms of this policy and to comply with the applicable data protection laws.
We will disclose your information in response to valid legal process, for example, in response to a court order, a subpoena or other legal request for information, and/or to comply with applicable legal and regulatory reporting requirements. We also may disclose your information in response to a law enforcement agency's request or other request for information from the U.S. or other government entities, or where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, or to verify or enforce compliance with the policies governing our products and/or services and with applicable laws, or as otherwise required or permitted by law or consistent with legal requirements. In addition, we may transfer your information to an entity or individual that acquires, buys, or merges with Merge, or our other business units.
International or Cross-Border Transfer of Your Personal Information and Your Express Agreement
Social Media Features
Links to Other Sites; Transactions with Third Parties
Merge is not responsible for and will not be a party to any transactions between you and a third party provider of products, information or services. Merge does not monitor such transactions or ensure the confidentiality of your PII, including credit card information, for any third party transaction. Any separate charges or obligations you incur in your dealings with these third parties linked to Merge's Site are solely your responsibility.
Our site is directed to individuals who are the age of majority or older in their jurisdiction. We do not knowingly collect information from children. If you believe your child has provided information to the Site please contact us using the information provided below.
Your California Privacy Rights; California Do Not Track Disclosures
If you are a California resident, California Civil Code Section 1798.83 permits you to request information regarding the disclosure of your Personal Information by Merge or its subsidiaries to a third party for the third party's direct marketing purposes. Since we do not make such disclosures, we are exempt from these reporting requirements. In addition, we currently do not honor Do Not Track signals.
Accessing Your Information
You may access, review, change, update or delete your PII, request information about our collection, use and disclosure of such information, and request information on our policies and practices relating to disclosure of information to our service providers, by contacting us at . We will respond to these requests in accordance with the laws that apply to you. You can help us maintain the accuracy of your information by notifying us of any changes to your information.
Merge commits to resolving complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your PII. If you believe your privacy rights have been violated or you disagree with any action Merge has taken with regard to your PII you may file a complaint with Merge by emailing us at .
You may contact us at:
1410 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27605
By Phone: 919.832.3924
By Fax: 919.832.3934
Terms of Service
Please also visit our Terms of Service section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website at www.ALXNpreID.com/home/termswww.ALXNpreID.com/home/terms.