Privacy Statement

Heed Ophthalmic Foundation will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us.

Thank you for visiting the Heed Ophthalmic Foundation website. Heed Ophthalmic Foundation is committed to protecting your privacy and will collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us. Such information is securely stored within the Heed Ophthalmic Foundation private network. Some information may also be shared with Heed Ophthalmic Foundation business partners and other organizations and individuals with which Heed Ophthalmic Foundation has established a strategic alliance or other contractual relationship. The primary purpose behind the sharing of information is to better the services being provided to you by Heed Ophthalmic Foundation and by the organizations and individuals for which Heed Ophthalmic Foundation has established contractual relationships. Information will also be used to improve Heed Ophthalmic Foundation sales, marketing, and business development efforts.

How we handle information about your visit to our site

If you read or download information, we automatically collect and store:

  1. the requested web page

  2. the domain from which you access the Internet (e.g.

  3. the date and time you access our site

  4. status of the request (e.g. success or failure)

  5. the type and version of your web browser (Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc.)

  6. the operating system (Windows, Mac, etc.) of the machine running the web browser

Links & Disclaimer

Our web site has links to other organizations with their permission. Upon leaving the Heed Ophthalmic Foundation web site, you are subject to the privacy policy of the new site. Heed Ophthalmic Foundation and ParallelPublicWorks are not responsible for the availability of the systems being linked to and these links are provided to you as a service for you to better understand the different business relationships that Heed Ophthalmic Foundation has established.


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