Our Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to eQuoteAssist.com. Federal and State laws require us to protect the information you give us. Our privacy policy informs you how we may disclose your information. Our privacy policy also tells you how we use your information as you purchase health insurance through eQuoteAssist.com.

We will never sell, share or distribute in any way the information you provide to us, except as required in the transaction for your health insurance purchase, discussed below.

 

Specifics:

Under the federal law called Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), eQuoteAssist.com must take measures to protect the privacy of your personal information. Personal information includes your name, Social Security number, address, telephone number, account number, medical history, health records, and medical claims information.

To protect your personal information we:

 

  1. Authorize access to your personal information by our employees and business associates only to the extent necessary to conduct our business of serving you.
  2. Take steps to secure our building and electronic systems from unauthorized access.
  3. Train our employees on our written confidentiality policy and procedures. Employees are subject to discipline if they violate these policies. 

Our privacy policy will apply whether you ultimately purchase through eQuoteAssist.com or not.

 

How We Collect Your Personal Information:

We collect your personal information from you or a family member when you submit the forms required by the insurance company such as application, health questionnaire, driver’s license, etc. or when it is given to us during a first party phone or e-mail contact.

 

How We May Use and Disclose Your Personal Information:

We will use and disclose your personal information without your specific authorization for the following purposes:

 

  1. Obtaining price quotes, facilitating the paperwork process to purchase health insurance from an insurance company, as required by law, and as required by a law enforcement officer with court order. 

More Information:

For more information on federal privacy laws or if you feel your information was used or shared in a way that violates privacy laws, call eQuoteAssist.com at (509) 998-8595, or the federal government at (866) 627-7748 or www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa or http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/enforcement/index.html.