Memorial Eye Website Privacy Policy

Our Policy
The privacy and security of your personal information are of the utmost importance to us. This Website Privacy Policy explains how Memorial Eye uses and protects the information you provide while using this website.

On occasion, we may change our Website Privacy Policy by updating this page. To ensure that you have the most accurate information, please review this page from time to time. This Website Privacy Policy is effective as of 5/1/2015.

For the Memorial Eye HIPAA Privacy Notice, which describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed by our optometric offices, and how you can get access to that information, please refer to our Notice of Privacy Practices, available in our offices and under the “Forms” section of our website.

Use of Information You Provide
Memorial Eye will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to any third party unless we have your permission or are required to do so by law.

Memorial Eye does not require that you provide personal information while using this website, and any information you provide should be provided only on a voluntary basis. This website contains various forms which request that you provide personal information; this information is only necessary if you wish to utilize the services associated with the form by way of the internet. If you are not comfortable transmitting information through this website or via the internet, these services are also available by either calling or visiting our offices in person.

The information you provide while using this website is utilized by Memorial Eye to understand your needs and provide better service. In particular, we may use the information you provide to:

  • Schedule appointments
  • Process contact lens orders
  • Obtain insurance authorizations
  • Respond to questions, requests for services, or comments
  • Evaluate the quality of our services and products
  • Provide requested health-related information
  • Improve our website

We are committed to ensuring the security of the information you provide. No computer system or electronic information can ever be fully protected against every possible hazard; however, we have put in place physical, electronic and managerial procedures in order to do our best to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure and safeguard the information we collect.

Access / Links to Other Websites
For your convenience, on our website you will find links to external websites which we believe you may find of interest. Please note, when you click on these links you are leaving our website. We do not operate these external websites and therefore cannot control or be responsible for the security or privacy of information which you may provide while visiting these websites. Please exercise caution and review the privacy policy and terms of use of these websites prior to providing any personal information.

A cookie is a small file that can be placed on your computer’s hard drive which helps analyze web traffic or identifies when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

Memorial Eye may use traffic log cookies to identify which pages on our website are being visited. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or allows us to collect private data. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. For more information regarding internet privacy visit the Electronic Privacy Information Center.

Questions and Information Requests
If you have any questions regarding our Website or Website Privacy Policy, please call us at 281-556-5353. If you would like details regarding the personal information which we maintain about you, please request this information by writing to: Memorial Eye, 2470 Gray Falls, Suite 150, Houston, Texas 77077.