UnitedHealth International is very sensitive to privacy issues. We respect your right to privacy and feel it is important for you to know how we handle the information we receive from you via the Internet. Additionally, our online and offline business practices are in full compliance with the privacy requirements under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
Terms such as "we" or "our" and "UnitedHealth International" refer to UnitedHealth Group and its affiliated entities, including UnitedHealth International.
Protecting Your Confidential Information
We have taken precautionary measures to make all information received from our online visitors as secure as possible against unauthorized access and use. We do not sell or share your information to companies outside of our UnitedHealth International organization.
However, it may be necessary for us to provide your information to contracted external partners in order to respond to your inquiries and to provide you with services on our behalf. They may only use the information provided for the specified use and project.
Your Online Preferences
- Track resources and data accessed on the site per visitor
- Record general site statistics and activity
- Assist users experiencing Web site problems
Your Data Is Safe
We have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.
Links to Other Sites
Our Online Communication Practices
General E-Mail Communications
You should also know that unless otherwise noted, the e-mail functionality on our site does not provide a completely secure and confidential means of communication. It is possible that your e-mail communication may be accessed or viewed inappropriately by another Internet user while in transit to us. If you wish to keep your information completely private, you should not use e-mail.
We may send e-mail communications to you related to general health benefits, Web site updates, health conditions and general health topics.
Last Revised: September 3, 2008