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The products referenced in this site contain restrictions, limitations, and terms for continuing coverage. Any purchase of coverage from this site will be subject to the applicable laws and the terms and conditions of the contract of coverage as issued by Manitoba Blue Cross.
Content and Revisions
The information provided in this site is not an offer to sell or invitation to purchase any product where such offer would violate the insurance laws of a jurisdiction. The products and services described in this site are available to Manitoba residents only. Any use of this site or purchase of coverage from this site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Manitoba, Canada.
The information provided in this site is not intended to provide you with legal, insurance or other advice and Manitoba Blue Cross shall not be responsible for any detrimental reliance you place upon this site or its contents. While Manitoba Blue Cross makes every effort to present accurate and reliable information in this site, it does not endorse, approve or certify such information, nor does it guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness or correct sequencing of such information. This information is subject to change and update at any time without prior notice. Use of such information is voluntary and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy and timeliness. Please consult Manitoba Blue Cross for complete information about its products and services.
Use of Information
Use of this site shall be on an "as is" basis and entirely at your own risk. Manitoba Blue Cross, its affiliated companies, its officers, directors, agents or employees, or any other person associated with the creation of this site, shall not be liable or responsible for any harm, loss or damage (whether arising in contract, tort, negligence, or otherwise) that may arise in any connection with use of this site, including any direct, indirect, special, third party or consequential damages. No guarantees or warranties, including (but not limited to) any express or implied warranties or merchantability or fitness for a particular use or purpose, are made by Manitoba Blue Cross.
Manitoba Blue Cross respects your privacy and takes protecting it seriously. Your personal information is held in strict confidence. Manitoba Blue Cross does not sell or share your information with anyone else.
Sensitive information (such as login credentials or bank account information) is stored within secure databases, using the latest in data protection systems. Manitoba Blue Cross uses a secure sockets layer (SSL) to protect your sensitive information, in addition to other physical, technological and organizational safeguards.
Links to Other Websites
Reference in this site to any products, services, processes, hypertext links to third parties or other information by trade-mark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply its endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by our organization.
Email is not a secure means of communication. As information could arrive late or incomplete, contain viruses, or be intercepted, corrupted, lost or destroyed, no email transmission can be guaranteed to be secure or error-free. Manitoba Blue Cross does not accept liability for any errors or omissions in the contents of its messages or for any loss or damage arising from the receipt or use of email transmission.
Email Phishing Policy
Manitoba Blue Cross will not send unsolicited emails that contain web site links or ask for confidential information such as your password, certificate number, etc. We will not ask you to validate or restore your access through unsolicited email. Please do not respond to unsolicited emails containing website links, especially those that request personal information. This policy was designed to protect our clients from email phishing attacks. Please report any suspicious requests to Manitoba Blue Cross immediately by contacting us by phone at 204.775.0151 or toll-free at 1.800.873.2583 or by email at MIS.SecurityOffice@mb.bluecross.ca.
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If you have any questions about this site, these conditions, or Manitoba Blue Cross's products or services, please contact us at 1.800.873.2583.
MBC collects personally identifiable information from you only with your knowledge and consent with the exceptions noted below. The types of personally identifiable information we collect fall into the following categories:
- Email address and Passwords: Provides you with access to your profiled areas and protected content.
- Account Information: Provides us with information on who you are, how to contact you, and your mailing address.
- Email Correspondence: Provides us with information in order to respond to your issues and inquiries.
- Transaction Information: Provides us with information to fulfill your product and/or service request. This includes any payment information (i.e. your account number) required to purchase the product.
The personally identifiable information you give us will be used only to provide the product, service or information you have requested or for which you registered. This information will not be sold, rented, licensed, or otherwise shared with third parties. MBC uses a secure sockets layer (SSL) Internet security protocol to protect your sensitive information and applies other physical, technological and organizational safeguards.
We will protect the confidentiality of your personal information when dealing with other persons and organizations, by ensuring that they are bound, as appropriate, to maintain your confidentiality and not use your personal information for any unauthorized purpose.
In limited circumstances, as set forth in our Privacy Code or contained in applicable privacy laws (e.g. in an emergency to protect human life or safety), we may collect, use, retain, or disclose personal information without your consent.
MBC automatically collects information received from your browser when you visit our website. This includes your IP address, domain name, and the URL of the web page from which you enter our site. Additional information on the pages you visit on our site and the amount of time you spend there is also collected. This information is used to improve the content of our web-site, customize the content and/or layout of our website for each individual visitor, but is not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.
Our website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of those websites. We encourage you to learn more about how they protect your privacy
For further information, or a copy of our Privacy Code, you may contact our Information Services Centre at 204.775.0151. If you have a question or complaint regarding our privacy policies or procedures, or if you wish to access any information we may have on file about you, you may contact our Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org or:
Corporate Privacy Officer
Manitoba Blue Cross
599 Empress St
Winnipeg, MB R3C 2X7
Upon request, we offer website visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in information we have collected about them. Visitors can have this information corrected by writing to us at the above address.
If you are unsatisfied with our Privacy Officer's resolution of your situation, you may address your concerns to the:
Privacy Commissioner of Canada
112 Kent Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 1H3
or via the web at www.privcom.gc.ca.