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Privacy Policy

Welcome to the ASC Website

We operate (the “Site”) and this Privacy Policy informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the website. By using the American SurgiSite website, you accept and agree to our privacy practices.

You can visit our site without revealing any Personal Information. Should you choose to provide us with personal information, we only use your Personal Information for improving the site. And we will never sell any personal information to a third party. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Data Gathering  

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site.

1. Anonymous Information:

IP Addresses
This data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, and the time spent on those pages and other statistics.  With this information, we run statistical software to identify which parts of our website are most heavily visited, however we do not link IP addresses to anything personally identifiable. We also use IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer our website.             

Cookies are files with small amounts of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Like many sites, we use ‘cookies’ to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.

2. Personally Identifiable Information (PII):

PII is any personal information such as name, email address or phone number. We may ask you to provide us with personal information on a voluntary basis in certain areas of our Site which may include email correspondence, receipt of newsletters, comments on public forums and blogs, and social networks.


You will be given the right to opt-in for receiving any materials and/or correspondence relating to the Site from ASC.

External Links

Our Site may provide links to various websites that we do not control. By clicking on one of these links, you will be transferred out of our Site and connected to a website of a company or organization that you choose.  ASC is not responsible for the nature, quality or accuracy of the content on such websites. Each of these sites maintains its own privacy policies and procedures and we encourage you to read that company’s website policies before providing any PII with that website.

Use of Information

No personally identifiable information, including emails, will ever be sold to any third-party entities.


The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of October, 2017 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continue use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

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