Privacy Policy

The American Journal of Safe Patient Handling & Movement (SPHM) does not sell or rent any individual's email address, financial information, or unique identifiers to any advertisers or unaffiliated third party. On occasion, we may provide the information we gather, including name, address, and email address to our sister company.

When you supply your email address, we use it to confirm your order, provide requested information, and otherwise respond to your communication.

 Privacy Policy for The American Journal of SPHM

The American Journal of SPHM has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to the privacy of our customers. The following discloses our practices on gathering and disseminating information for this web site (

We will update this Privacy Policy statement if elements of our policy change. If you are concerned about how your personal information is used, please visit our Web site for this and other important announcements from

What type of information does collect online? monitors several aspects of general browsing, including traffic to specific pages, length of visit, and shopping behavior. gathers personal information from customers in two places: registration and checkout. registration is required for making purchases and we will ask you your name, email address, mailing address, and phone number (optional). will send you relevant emails regarding the journal from If at any time, you wish to discontinue these emails, simply type unsubscribe in the subject line of an email to

Once you become a registered user, we may also collect additional personal information from you if you elect to participate in certain features and activities that we may offer on For example, we may from time to time post optional quizzes, polls, or surveys that may ask for additional information from you (i.e., additional demographic information, product preferences, etc).

To ensure compliance with federal law, does not knowingly maintain information provided by children under the age of 13. uses a browser feature known as cookies, which assigns a unique identification to your computer. Cookies are typically stored on your computer's hard drive and are used by AJSPHM to keep track of your shopping cart, to deliver content specific to your interests and to save your account information so you don't have to re-enter it during the check-out/purchase process.

How does AJSPHM use the information I provide online?

The information we collect from general browsing allows us to see which areas of our web site are most visited and helps us better understand our visitors' experiences at In the process of gathering navigational information, non-personally identifiable information (for example, domain type, browser version, service provider and IP address) may be collected.

The personal information we collect is used to send you order confirmations and information about The American Journal of SPHM. Unique identifiers (such as email address and password) are collected to verify the user's identity, for use as account numbers in our record system, and for other purposes. When you supply your email address, we use it to confirm your order, provide requested information, and otherwise respond to your communication.

Does share or sell my information with third parties? does not sell personal information that we collect to third parties. The information we collect is used to acknowledge and deliver items that customers order, to improve the content of our website, to notify visitors who request specific information about updates to our website (i.e., new products in a specific category), and to contact visitors (with permission) for our own marketing purposes. We work with reputable third parties to assist us in delivering services to you such as Constant Contact. In these instances, we will provide your personal information to third parties so that they can perform these services. Their parties are required to hold the information in confidence and use it only for the purpose of delivering the services for which they were hired.

What else should I know about regarding's privacy statement? often contains links to other web sites. The American Journal of SPHM is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those web sites. has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.