At Coastal Medical we do not share any of your private health related, or contact information, with anyone outside our medical practice without your written consent. Your privacy is of the utmost importance to us and personal health records are under strict HIPAA guidelines. These guidelines are shared with every patient in our offices.
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If you share our content through social media, for example by liking us on Facebook, following or tweeting about us on Twitter, or giving us a '+1' via Google Plus, those social networks will record that you have done so and may set a cookie for this purpose. In some cases, where a page on our website includes content from a social network, such as a Twitter feed, or Facebook comments box, those services may set a cookie even where you do not click a button. As is the case for all cookies, we cannot access those set by social networks.
Our systems automatically gather some information about visitors. This information includes the IP address of the computer they are using, browser type, language, and the times and dates of webpage visits. The data collected does not include information that would identify you personally and is used, as described above, for statistical analysis, to understand user behavior, and to administer the site.