The Baker Family of HealthCare Companies, which includes Interim HealthCare, Interim Assisted Care, Bakersfield Senior PlacementDarlyn’s Darlings and Caring Corner, recognizes the importance of personal privacy and has created this policy to explain why we collect particular information and how we will protect your personal information within our website and any other website provided by us. After reviewing this Privacy Statement, if you have questions or concerns please feel free to contact us.

Effective Date
This Website Privacy Policy is effective Nov 1, 2010.

Information Collection and Use
We are the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. We collect information from our users at several different points on our website.

Registration and Personally Identifiable Information
In order to access certain areas of this website or to receive information, a user must first complete a registration form. Depending upon the particular kind of registration, a user may be required to give personally identifiable information including some or all of the following: name, address, email address, telephone number, and “cookies” (explained below). This information may be used to contact the user about the services on our site for which they have expressed interest.

Orders and Personally Identifiable Information
We may request the personally identifiable information identified above from users on order forms. This information is used to provide you with the information you have requested, and/or for event registration as you have specified. If we have trouble processing an order, personally identifiable information is used to get in touch with the user.

Cookies
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is not linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates. For instance, by setting a cookie on our site, the user would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. If a user rejects the cookie, he or she may still use our site. However, the user will be limited in some areas of our site. For example, the user will not be able to participate in any of our Sweepstakes, Contests or Drawings that may take place. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site.

Log Files
We use internet provider addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. Internet provider addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.

Sharing
We do not share aggregated demographic information with our business affiliates that identifies any personal information.

We have business relationships with vendors to process registration information only.  We share users’ personally identifiable information with our vendors in order to fulfill such registrations.  These vendors may use aggregated information to analyze trends and behaviors.

We share users’ personally identifiable information within the Interim HealthCare network for the purposes of receiving services or information about our services, and for the purpose of applying for employment. In these cases, the user identifies the location(s) within the Interim HealthCare network to which the personally identifiable information is to be sent.

Links
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by the MyBakersfieldHealthcare.com website, as well as BakersfieldSeniorPlacement.com, Caring Corner.org, DarlynsDarlings.com, LorettasLittleMiracles.com, which are all a part of the Baker Family of HealthCare Companies.

Newsletters
If a user wishes to subscribe to any newsletters, we will ask for personally identifiable information such as name and email address.

Surveys & Contests
Our site requests information from users via surveys and occasionally for contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore has a choice whether or not to disclose personally identifiable information for these purposes. Such information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this website.

Tell-A-Friend
If a user elects to use our referral service for informing a friend about our website, we ask him or her for the friend’s name and email address. Interim HealthCare will automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the website. We store this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email.

Security
The servers that we store personally identifiable information on are kept in a secure environment behind a firewall.

Correction/Updating Personal Information
If a user’s personally identifiable information changes (such as an address), or if a user no longer desires to be a user, this can be accomplished by logging in your account and editing your account information, or by emailing us at info@MyBakersfieldHealthcare.com.

Choice/Opt-out
Our users are given the opportunity to ‘opt-out’ of having their information used for purposes not directly related to our site. Users who no longer wish to receive newsletters from MyBakersfieldHealthcare.com may opt-out of receiving these communications by replying to “unsubscribe” in the subject line in the email or by email to us at info@MyBakersfieldHealthcare.com.

Notification of Changes
If we decide to change this privacy policy, we will post those changes on our Homepage so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and the circumstances under which we disclose it. We will use personally identifiable information in accordance with the privacy policy in effect at the time the information was collected.

HIPAA – Protection of your medical information.