Pharmacist e-Link™ Privacy Policy

Last Updated: May 18, 2012

The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA), publisher of Pharmacist e-Link™, is committed to protecting the privacy of our Users. This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices governing the use of information submitted to NCPA through this website, ("Site"). Capitalized terms shall have the meaning designated in this privacy policy. Any person accessing, browsing, or otherwise using the Pharmacist e-Link site, either manually or via an automated device or program, to the extent permitted hereunder, shall be considered a "User" under this privacy policy. All Users are bound by the terms of this privacy policy. A User that becomes a registered member of the Site shall be deemed a "Member."

What Information We Collect
NCPA, through Pharmacist e-Link, collects personally identifiable information such as email addresses from Users in order to respond to your queries and inform Users of new products and services offered on the Site. NCPA may also collect non-personally identifiable information that is automatically sent to us by your web browser, such as IP address information and information about pages visited from Users who view our Site. Additionally, if you decide to become a Member, you will be asked to register and provide certain information including, for example, a valid e-mail address, title, address, telephone number, and other contact information (collectively "Registration Information"). Members can correct or update Registration Information by contacting

Information Usage
NCPA uses personally identifiable information collected from Users, such as name and email address, in order to respond to your queries; identify or remedy potential threats to the Site’s security; conduct research about your use of the Site and our services; inform Users of new products and services; and for any other purpose stated at the time of collection. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and administer the Site. Your IP address may also be used to gather broad demographic information. In order to become a Member you must complete a registration form and provide Registration Information. We use the Registration Information to enroll Members in our subscription services and to send information requested by Members. We also use the Registration Information to send Members information about our company, improvements to the Site, and inform you of new products and services.

Information Sharing
NCPA may share non-personal, non-individual information in aggregate form with service providers, affiliates, and subsidiaries in connection with the services we provide. If you do not want to be included in this information sharing, you may opt out by submitting a request to Pharmacist e-Link at

NCPA may disclose personally identifiable information in special cases when we have found it necessary to identify, contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be violating any user agreement or may be causing injury to or interference with Pharmacist e-Link, its Users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.

If we or some or all of our assets are acquired by another entity, including through a sale in connection with bankruptcy, that entity will possess the information collected by us, and it will assume the rights and obligations regarding your information as described in this Privacy Policy.

NCPA also may disclose personally identifiable information as explicitly set forth in any user agreement agreed to by a User, or as NCPA in its sole discretion, believes is required or appropriate in order to comply with the law or legal requirements, or protect our rights, property, or safety of our Users or others.

You hereby authorize the information sharing described in this privacy policy. Except as disclosed in this privacy policy, NCPA will not otherwise provide personally identifiable information to third parties without your consent.

This Site may use cookies to give you a more customized user experience. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are used to collect information on the number of visitors to our site and the number of pages viewed. It is also used to provide relevant information to our visitors and for website and system administration, including research and development, user analysis and business decision-making.

Opt Out Policy
You may request not to be contacted by Pharmacist e-Link in connection with any new services, updates, or promotions. Requests not to be contacted by e-Link should be sent to

Each subscriber communication sent by Pharmacist e-Link contains an opt-out link. Members who wish to opt-out of further communications should do so by using this link.

Third Party Links
For your convenience, our site contains links to other sites. The privacy practices of these other sites may differ from those of Pharmacist e-Link. We recommend that you read the privacy policy/statement for each site you visit.

Policy Changes
As Pharmacist e-Link grows and new features are added to the Site or legal requirements change, this privacy policy may be modified. Any changes to the e-Link privacy policy will be posted online. By accessing the Site, you agree to be bound by the Pharmacist e-Link privacy policy, including any posted changes. For ease of reference, the date of the last update will be posted at the top of this Privacy Policy.

Contact Us
If you have any questions about the Site, our privacy policies, or the information we collect, you are welcome to address them by contacting

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