Effective Date: 2021-10-06
Myriad Genetics, Inc. is a leading molecular diagnostic company dedicated to saving lives and improving the quality of life of patients worldwide through the discovery and commercialization of novel, transformative diagnostic products and services across major diseases. Our first responsibility is to the patients and customers we serve and as part of that service, Myriad understands the importance of privacy and respects every patient’s right to determine the best way to protect their individual information.
This Privacy Notice (“Notice”) describes how Myriad Genetics, Inc. and its subsidiaries, collectively (“Myriad” or “we”) may collect information about you through interactions with us on our websites and domains, services, applications and products that link to this Notice (collectively our “websites”). If you are using our websites or interacting with us in connection with HIPAA covered services, please refer to our HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices, which describes how we use and disclose your protected health information, our legal duties with respect to your protected health information and your rights with respect to your protected health information and how to exercise them. In connection with HIPAA covered services, in the event of a conflict between this Notice and our HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices, our HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices will prevail.
We gather various types of information, including information that identifies or may identify you as an individual (“Personal Data”) as explained in more details below. Personally identifiable information may include:
While using our websites, should you choose to contact us via email or online forms, or complete a Hereditary Cancer Quiz, or other personal/family history questionnaire, we ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including personal health information, which can be used to contact or identify you.
Should you choose to opt-in, we may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt-out of receiving communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or the instructions provided in any email we send.
Where an organization is helping us to educate healthcare professionals or patients who may be interested in our products or services, we may receive personally identifiable information as necessary to contact that individual.
Job applicants who apply for a position with Myriad through our website(s) can submit Personal Data. We may also ask for information about their job position of their interest, their qualifications and experience including job history and education, references, and any other information they choose to submit.
When you visit the websites, we collect certain information related to your visit. We collect Usage information related to tracking of pageviews and clicks. We do not collect or store your IP address or other information related to your device.
Our use of your Personal Data may be based on your consent (e.g. when you complete the Hereditary Cancer Quiz), our legitimate interest to ensure network and information security, for direct marketing purposes, or for other reasons as stipulated in this Policy or otherwise communicated to you.
We do not rent or sell your Personal Data to anyone. We may share and disclose information (including Personal Data) about our customers in the following limited circumstances:
We may share your information with third party vendors, consultants and other service providers who we employ to perform tasks or services on our behalf. These companies may include (for example) our website analytics companies (e.g., Google Analytics), CRM service providers (e.g., Hubspot, Salesforce), email service providers (e.g., Microsoft) and others.
We may choose to buy or sell assets and may share and/or transfer customer information in connection with the evaluation of and entry into such transactions. Also, if we (or our assets) are acquired, go out of business, enter bankruptcy, or go through some other change in control, Personal Information could be one of the assets transferred to or acquired by a third party.
Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose your Personal Data in response to valid requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
We use technical, organizational and administrative security measures to protect any information we hold in our records from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. We evaluate these safeguards on an ongoing basis to help minimize risks from new security threats as they become known.
We restrict access to Personal Data to personnel and third parties that require access to such information for legitimate, relevant business purposes. All our staff members, contractors and third parties who will have access to Personal Data on our instructions will be bound to confidentiality and we use controls to limit access to individuals that require such access for the performance of their responsibilities and tasks.
A cookie is a small piece of data (text file) that a website, when visited by a user, asks your browser to store on your device in order to remember information about you, such as your language preference or login information. Those cookies are set by us and called first party cookies. Depending on which of our websites you are visiting, we may also use third party cookies, which are cookies from a domain different than the domain of the website you are visiting, for our advertising and marketing efforts, as well as to understand your browsing of the Website (for example, which page you visit or how long you stay on each page).
Below is a detailed list of the cookies we use on our websites. Our websites are scanned with our cookie scanning tool regularly to maintain a list as accurate as possible. We classify cookies in the following categories:
Should you choose to browse our websites without using cookies, if you do not want us to be able to recognize your computer, then you can prevent cookies from being saved by disabling cookies from our websites. Please note that it is possible that some features or services on our website may not fully function if cookies are disabled.
You can always choose not to disclose information to us, but keep in mind some information may be needed to register for or use some of our Services.
You can opt-out of receiving certain promotional or marketing communications from us at any time, by using the unsubscribe link or instructions in the email communications we send or click this link to fill out the web form directly.
You can visit our European Economic Area/European Union Privacy Notice at https://myriadgenetics.eu/privacy-policy/ to learn of your data protection and data subject rights.
California residents you have certain rights under California Civil Code Section §§ 1798.83, 1798.105, 1798.110 and 1798.125 related to Personal Data we collect and process about you. Those rights include:
To make such a request, please contact [email protected]. Be sure to include your name and address. If you would like a response via email, please include an email address. Otherwise, we will respond by postal mail within the time required by law.
You will not be discriminated against for exercising your rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act.
Please note that we may use any aggregated and de-identified Personal Data that does not identify any individual. Genetic sequencing data and other types of clinical data are considered de-identified if the data no longer can be used to identify you under HIPAA and other applicable privacy laws. We may also retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.
Our Services do not address anyone under the age of 13 (“Child”). We do not knowingly collect and process personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Child has provided us with his or her Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have processed Personal Data from a Child without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers. If you believe that a child under 13 may have provided us Personal Information, please contact us at [email protected].
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Services (“Service Providers”), provide the Services on our behalf, perform website-related services or assist us in analyzing how our Services are used. These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated to comply with the limitations outlined in this Policy.
We may update our Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Policy on this page. We will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on our website, prior to the change becoming effective and update the “effective date” at the bottom of this Policy. You are advised to review this Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.
If you have any questions about this Policy or the practices of these Services, please email us at [email protected]. You may also write to us at:
Attn: Privacy OfficeMyriad Genetics, Inc.322 North 2200 West Salt Lake City, UT 84116 (800) 469-7423
This Policy became effective on October 06, 2021