Privacy Our promise to our Customers
iTest DNA will promise you that any information we collect from you will only be used by iTest DNA and it's DNA laboratory. Such information will not be shared with anyone for any reason. A DNA test is covered by HIPAA, a Federal Law governing the use of your health information. The best source of information regarding HIPAA can be found at the US Department of Health & Human Services website.
Which information do we collect and why?
Legal DNA tests require the following personal health information be collected from all DNA test participants. Legal Name, Date of Birth, Race/Ethnicity, Gender, Date samples are collected, Informed Consent.
The information above is used to ensure that legal DNA results are NOT fraudulent. A legal DNA test result may be used in a court of law or by another government agency to legally enforce paternity, child support, social security, etc. To further ensure that the persons listed on a legal DNA report are correct the following information may also be collected. Photocopies of Government issued Photo Identification cards such as Driver Licenses, Passports, Id Cards, University or College issued ID cards. Photocopies of Identification Documents such as Hospital Issued Birth Notices, Birth Certificates, iTest DNA may also collect photos of DNA test participants. Upon testing, your personal DNA profile will be generated.
When you buy a DNA test we might collect the following information. Your physical address, your billing address, your credit card information. Your email address. Your alleged relationship to other tested parties.
How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information
You can access all of your personally identifiable information that we might collect by contacting us and requesting it at any time. You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a request that credibly shows error. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
How we protect your information.
Information that you submit using our website, such as your email address, phone number, name is encrypted and sent securely to us. Such information is stored in our databases, which are password accessed and only available to our employees. iTest DNA is a private company we do not share our data or your private information with other companies or government agencies for any reason. Your DNA is not stored for future use without your request.
Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please contact us at 623-594-1605 or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.