Who I am

My name is Foster Carr MD.  My website address is: https://www.telemedical.com/wordpress.  I am a primary care and addiction medicine provider with a medical license in the state of California.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data without anyone your permission.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

My contact information

Foster Carr MD

2534 State St.  #305

San Diego, CA  92101

877 271 6078

Additional information

How I protect your data

Data is encrypted and protected by HIPAA standards

What data breach procedures I have in place

Data breaches are notified to affected parties within 3 days.

What third parties I receive data from

I may receive data from Surescripts and Health insurance companies.

What automated decision making and/or profiling I do with user data

We utilize a protocol engine created by Gogohealth.com  for symptom, disease, and prevention analysis.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

 

  • Privacy Policy
    • All personal information maintained by my office is confidential. We do not provide any personally identifiable information to third parties without your consent. We guarantee that your medical record information is secured by SSL and Digital Certificate encryption and authentication technology. We believe that you are the owner of your medical information and provide you with the tools to control its access.
  • Telemedical.com’s  Terms and Conditions of Use
    1. ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS OF SERVICE
      The Telemedical.com service (“Service”), owned and operated by Foster Carr MD, is provided to you (“Member”) under the terms and conditions of this Terms of Service (TOS) and any operating rules or policies that may be published by Telemedical.com. The TOS comprises the entire agreement between Member and Telemedical.com and supersedes all prior agreements between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein. BY COMPLETING THE REGISTRATION PROCESS AND CLICKING THE “I ACCEPT” BUTTON, YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE TOS.
    2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
      Telemedical.com is providing Member with a capability to store, manage and communicate personal information on Telemedical.com’s own system. Telemedical.com will not charge Member’s for this Basic Service. Member must: (1) provide all equipment, including a computer and modem, necessary to establish a connection to the World Wide Web; (2) provide for own access to the World Wide Web and pay any telephone service fees associated with such access. In consideration for this Service, Member agrees to: (1) provide certain current, complete, and accurate information about Member as prompted to do so by the Service and (2) maintain and update this information as required to keep it current, complete and accurate. All information requested on original sign up shall be referred to as registration data (“Registration Data”). Furthermore, Member grants Telemedical.com the right to disclose to third parties certain Registration Data about Member and Service membership in the aggregate; however, such disclosures will exclude Member’s name, mailing address, email address, account and phone number, unless: (1) Member expressly directs Telemedical.com, or any other person Member may specifically designate to disclose such information through the Service as provided by the Service or (2) Telemedical.com is required to disclose such information by any applicable law or legal process served on Telemedical.com. If any information provided by Member is inaccurate, Telemedical.com retains the right to terminate Member’s membership and rights to use the Service.
    3. MODIFICATIONS TO TERMS OF SERVICE
      Telemedical.com may change the terms and conditions of the TOS from time to time. Upon any change in the terms and conditions of the TOS, Telemedical.com will notify you by posting the changes as a start-up screen prior to your subsequent use of the Service. If you agree to be bound by the changes, you must again click the “I Accept” button that will follow the posted changes. If you do not click the “I Accept” button, you may terminate your use of the Service at that time. Member’s continued use of the Service constitutes an affirmative: (1) acknowledgment by Member of the TOS and its modifications; and (2) agreement by Member to abide and be bound by the TOS and its modifications.
    4. MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE
      Telemedical.com reserves the right to modify or discontinue the Service with or without notice to Member. Telemedical.com shall not be liable to Member or any third party should Telemedical.com exercise its right to modify or discontinue the Service.
    5. PRIVACY POLICY
      Email is private correspondence between the sender and the recipient. Further the storage and management of personal information is private to the individual user, except where they elect to share that information with others. It is Telemedical.com’s policy to respect the privacy of its Members. Therefore, in addition to the privacy of registration data as discussed in Section 2 above, Telemedical.com will not monitor, edit, or disclose the contents of a Member’s private communications unless required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (1) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Telemedical.com; (2) protect and defend the rights or property of Telemedical.com; or (3) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of its members or the public. Member acknowledges and agrees that Telemedical.com neither endorses the contents of any Member communications nor assumes responsibility for any threatening, libelous, obscene, harassing or offensive material contained therein, any infringement of third party intellectual property rights arising therefrom or any crime facilitated thereby. Member acknowledges and agrees that certain technical processing of email messages and their content may be required to: (1) send and receive messages; (2) conform to connecting networks’ technical requirements; (3) conform to the limitations of the Service; or (4) conform to other similar requirements.
    6. MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY
      Once you become a member of the Service, you shall receive a password and an account. You are entirely responsible if you do not maintain the confidentiality of your password and account. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities which occur under your account. You may change your password at any time by following instructions; you may also set up a new account and close an old one at your convenience. Member agrees to immediately notify Telemedical.com of any unauthorized use of Member’s account or any other breach of security known to Member.
    7. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
      MEMBER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT MEMBER’S SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED. MEMBER UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT MEMBER’S OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT MEMBER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO MEMBER’S COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL AND/OR DATA. MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ANY TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SERVICE. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY MEMBER FROM OR THROUGH THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
    8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
      SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE OR FOR COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES OR RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS OR SERVICES PURCHASE OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH THE SERVICE OR RESULTING FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF MEMBER’S TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE, EVEN IF HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
    9. NO RESALE OR COMMERCIAL USE OF THE SERVICE
      Member’s right to use the Service is personal to Member. Member may only be an individual: Member may not be a corporation or other business entity. Member agrees not to resell or make any commercial use of the Service, without the express consent of Telemedical.com.
    10. YOUR HEALTH RECORD STORAGE AND OTHER LIMITATIONS
      Telemedical.com assumes no responsibility for the deletion or failure to store email messages, calendar entries, address book entries, task lists or any shared personal information. Telemedical.com has set no fixed upper limit on the amount of data a Member may store through the Service; however, Telemedical.com retains the right, at Telemedical.com’s sole discretion, to determine whether or not Member’s conduct is consistent with the letter and spirit of the TOS and may terminate Service if a Member’s conduct is found to be inconsistent with the TOS.
    11. MEMBER CONDUCT
      Member is solely responsible for the contents of his or her transmissions through the Service. Member’s use of the Service is subject to all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations. Member agrees: (1) to comply with US law regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States through the Service; (2) not to use the Service for illegal purposes; (3) not to interfere or disrupt networks connected to the Service; and (4) to comply with all regulations, policies and procedures of networks connected to the Service. The Service makes use of the Internet to send and receive certain messages; therefore, Member’s conduct is subject to Internet regulations, policies and procedures. Member will not use the Service for chain letters, junk mail, spamming or any use of distribution lists to any person who has not given specific permission to be included in such a process. Member agrees not to transmit through the Service any unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise objectionable material of any kind or nature. Member further agrees not to transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation. Attempts to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems are prohibited. Member shall not interfere with another Member’s use and enjoyment of the Service or another entity’s use and enjoyment of similar services. Telemedical.com may, at its sole discretion, immediately terminate Service should Member’s conduct fail to conform with these terms and conditions of the TOS.
    12. INDEMNIFICATION
      Member agrees to indemnify and hold Telemedical.com, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Member’s use of the Service, the violation of this TOS by Member, or the infringement by Member, or other user of the Service using Member’s computer, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.
    13. TERMINATION
      Either Member or Telemedical.com may terminate the Service with or without cause at any time and effective immediately. Termination shall be accompanied by a written notice to the other party. Telemedical.com shall not be liable to Member or any third party for termination of Service. Should Member object to any terms and conditions of the TOS or any subsequent modifications thereto or become dissatisfied with the Service in any way, Member’s only recourse is to immediately: (1) discontinue use of the Service; (2) terminate Service membership; and (3) notify Telemedical.com of termination. Upon termination of the Service, Member’s right to use the Service and Software immediately ceases. Member shall have no right and Telemedical.com will have no obligation thereafter to forward any unread or unsent messages to Member or any third party.
    14. NOTICE
      All notices to a party shall be in writing and shall be made either via email or conventional mail. Telemedical.com may broadcast notices or messages through the Service to inform Member of changes to the TOS, the Service, or other matters of importance; such broadcasts shall constitute notice to Member.
    15. PARTICIPATION IN PROMOTIONS OF ADVERTISERS
      Member may enter into correspondence with or participate in promotions of the Advertisers showing their products on the Service. Any such correspondence or promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such correspondence or promotions, are solely between the corresponding Member and the Advertiser. Telemedical.com assumes no liability, obligation or responsibility for any part of any such correspondence or promotion.
    16. PROPRIETARY RIGHTS TO CONTENT
      Member acknowledges that content, including but not limited to text, software, music, sound, photographs, video, graphics or other material contained in either sponsor advertisements or email-distributed, commercially produced information presented to Member by the Service (“Content”) by Telemedical.com or Telemedical.com’s Advertisers, is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws; therefore, Member is only permitted to use this Content as expressly authorized by the Service or the Advertiser. Member may not copy, reproduce, distribute, or create derivative works from this Content without expressly being authorized to do so by the Service or the Advertiser.
    17. LAWS
      The TOS shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of California, excluding its conflict of law provisions. Member and Telemedical.com agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the state of California. If any provision(s) of the TOS is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be contrary to law, then such provision(s) shall be construed, as nearly as possible, to reflect the intentions of the parties with the other provisions remaining in full force and effect. Telemedical.com’s failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by Telemedical.com in writing. Member and Telemedical.com agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to this Service must commence within one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred. The section titles in the TOS are solely used for the convenience of the parties and have no legal or contractual significance.