Privacy Policy

Disclaimer
The State of Arizona Board of Homeopathic and Integrated Medicine Examiners (BHIME) Web site is provided as a public service. Please note that users of this Web site are responsible for checking the accuracy, completeness, currency and/or suitability of all information. Information posted on the BHIME Web site is current as of the posting date of the information. The BHIME makes no representations, guarantees, or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness, currency, or suitability of the information provided on this site. The BHIME specifically disclaims any and all liability for any claims or damages that may result from providing the BHIME Web site or the information it contains, including any Web sites maintained by third parties and linked to the BHIME Web site. The responsibility for content rests with the organizations that are providing the information. The inclusion of links from this site does not imply endorsement by the BHIME. The BHIME makes no effort to independently verify and does not exert editorial control over information on pages outside of the BHIME Web site.

The BHIME does not endorse, unless specifically stated, any of the products, vendors, consultants, or documentation referenced in this Web site. Any mention of vendors, products, or services is for informational purposes only.

The BHIME does not collect or track personal information from the BHIME Web site visitors unless we are given explicit permission by the visitor. Generic information from server logs may be used to track the number of hits to the site and to find out what types of browser software are used by visitors. This information will be used only in aggregate form solely for improving Web site design.

Privacy Policy
Pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-3901 et seq., all agencies of the State of Arizona shall contain a Privacy Policy. This disclosure addresses collection, use and security of and access to information that may be obtained through the use of this Web site. Your rights to privacy are of utmost importance to the State of Arizona in building trust and confidence when conducting business through the Internet.

Our goal is to provide citizens a more convenient and efficient means with which to interact with the BHIME. If you choose not to participate in these activities, your choice will in no way affect your ability to receive services. If you prefer to apply for services in person, you may do so at the BHIME office.

Collection and Use of Information
The State of Arizona does not collect information about you unless you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for such information. The information requested and supplied by you through the BHIME Web site, is the same information requested if performed in person at the BHIME office.

Please be aware that in the State of Arizona, laws exist to ensure that state government is open and that the public has a right to access appropriate records and information possessed by the state. However, if personal information is requested on the Web site or volunteered by the user, state law and the federal Privacy Act of 1974 may protect it from release or disclosure. Should you have any questions, contact the state agency directly about the records they keep and their use of information.

Security
The BHIME and its consultants, as developer and manager of this Web site, have taken several steps to safeguard the integrity of its computer systems and networks. Security methods and measures have been integrated into the design, implementation and day-to-day practices of the entire Web site.

Other External Links Disclaimer
The BHIME Web site has links to other Web sites. These include links to Web sites operated by other government agencies, nonprofit organizations and private businesses. When you link to another site, you are no longer on the BHIME Web site and this privacy statement will not apply to other sites. When you link to another Web site, you are subject to the privacy policy of that new site. Neither the BHIME, or any employee of the BHIME warrants the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published on this Web site, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from this Web site, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Portions of such information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.