Privacy Policy

Effective date: May 25, 2018
Last updated: September 24, 2018

Introduction

Your privacy is important to us at Nevro Corp. and its affiliates (collectively, “Nevro”, “we” or “us”), and so is being transparent about our data protection practices. This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) applies to the information we collect through our Nevro.com, HF10.com, and other websites on which we post a direct link to this Policy (“Site” or “Sites”), and the information we collect in connection with the provision of our products and services (collectively “Services”). This Policy describes the types of information we collect, the purposes for which it is used, and the choices you have with respect how we use your data. We encourage you to read this Policy to understand our privacy practices before using our Services.

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About Nevro

Nevro is a global medical device company that offers products and services for the Senza® and Senza II HF10™ Systems.

Information we collect

We collect information about you when you provide it to us, when you use our Services, and when other sources provide it to us, as described below. We collect the following types of information:

  • Information you provide through our Sites: When you complete and submit an online form on any of our Sites, such as through the “Contact Us” pagers, we may collect your name, phone number, and email address. When you complete and submit a patient assessment form on our HF10.com website in the U.S., we collect your age, gender, phone number, email address, and other health-related information. We do not directly collect this contact information outside of the U.S. o When you submit a form to see if you qualify for or express interest in one of our studies or clinical trials, we may collect your name, age, date of birth, gender, phone number, email address, zip code, and other health-related information, such as medical conditions you may be experiencing or any medications you might be taking. Where we provide the option for you to refer a friend or family member for one of our studies or clinical trials, we may collect that person’s name, email address, and other contact information.
  • Information you provide for Nevro HF10 Therapy: We may collect information about you when you receive HF10 Therapy to facilitate treatment and post-treatment care. This includes your name, gender, date of birth, mailing address, email, phone number, information relating to your pain (pain scores, procedure type, pain location), your Nevro medical device settings, and your experience with our Services. We also collect your name and appointment information from healthcare providers, such as hospitals and clinics, where your procedure is performed.
  • Information you provide at events: When you attend Nevro-hosted professional education events we collect your name, email address, and phone number during the registration process. We also collect contact information to coordinate travel for attendees of Nevro-hosted professional education events and trainings. When you engage with us at trade shows and conferences, we collect contact information you provide to us, such as your name, email address, and phone number.
  • Information you provide to publish your testimonial:With your consent, we collect information such as your name, city, state, email address, health information (pain location), implant date, photographs and videos of you to publish your testimonial. Your testimonial may be featured on a variety of platforms, including on our Sites, social media, television, print, audio, marketing emails, and promotional materials
  • Device information: When you use our Sites, we automatically collect your operating system, IP address, device type, and device version.
  • Browsing information: When you visit our Sites, we automatically collect your browser type and usage details, such as time, frequency, and use pattern. We may collect the domain name from which you access our Sites, the pages of our Sites that you visit, the amount of time spent on our Sites, and the number of times you return to our Sites.
  • Cookies information: We collect cookies from your web browser when you navigate through our Sites. Cookies help make interactions with our Sites easier and faster for you. We also use cookies to analyze trends, administer our Services, and track activity and interactions with our Sites. For more information about how we use cookies and to learn how to manage cookies, please see our Cookie Notice.
  • “Do Not Track” technologies: We currently do not respond to web browser “Do Not Track” signals.

How we use information

We use the information we collect about you to:

  • Communicate with you: We may contact you to respond to your inquiries, requests, and/or send important notices. For example, we may contact to provide customer support, schedule appointments, update you about new Services, or to send invitations to Nevro-hosted events. See “Your choices and rights” below to learn how to manage your communication preferences.
  • Provide and improve our Services: We use information we collect to provide and analyze how you use our Services, develop new products and services, and improve functionality, efficiency, and quality of our Services.
  • Perform data analytics for patient outcomes: The information we collect is anonymized and aggregated to perform data analytics. That helps us improve the quality of our Services, optimize our algorithms for HF10 Therapy, and present patient outcomes to current and prospective customers.
  • Conduct scientific research and clinical studies: We conduct clinical studies and trials to test and improve our Services. We may use your information to contact you about studies or clinical trials for which you may be eligible or that might interest you. If you are a participant in a study or clinical trial, we will use your information to conduct the study or trial and any related follow-up activities. Participation in our studies and trials is voluntarydhs. We use anonymized data for scientific research purposes in connection with our Services.
  • Billing: Depending on your location, we may collect your name, date of birth, insurance number, and other health information, as necessary, to use for billing purposes.
  • Marketing and advertising: We only publish stestimonials, send marketing emails and newsletters, or call you about our Services with your consent. We advertise our Services on social media platforms, such as Facebook, but we will not directly contact you or collect your information through these platforms. In the U.S., we engage in behavioral advertising and partner with third parties, such as Google, to provide you targeted advertisements on our Sites.
  • Coordinate travel for events: We use your contact information to coordinate travel arrangements if you attend a Nevro-hosted professional education event that requires you to travel outside of your city.

Legal basis for processing (for EU and EEA customers)

If you are an individual in the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA), we collect and process your personal data only where we have a legal basis for doing so under applicable EU laws. The legal basis we determine depends on how you use our Services. This means we collect and use your personal information only:

  • To perform direct marketing activities and publishing testimonials with your consent;
  • For the provision of patient treatment and support in connection with our Services;
  • To operate our business, develop and improve our Services, and for fraud prevention purposes;
  • For scientific or research purposes in connection with our Services; and/or
  • For compliance with legal obligations, such as regulatory safety reporting obligations.

If you have any questions about these lawful bases and how we use your personal information, please contact [email protected].

How we share information

We share information about you with third party service providers only in the manner described below:

  • Service providers: We provide your information to other third party service providers to help us perform our Services. These service providers are authorized to use your information only as necessary to provide services on our behalf and under our direction. We use service providers for business activities such as relationship management, content management, data center hosting services, customer support, document management, marketing, and email administration
  • Nevro Corp. and Nevro affiliated companies: We share information we have about you with our affiliated companies to operate and improve our Services. Nevro affiliate companies are owned or operated by us. This Policy applies to the information we share with our affiliates.
  • Behavioral advertising: In the U.S., we partner with advertising technology service providers, such as Google, to manage our marketing and advertising activities. These partners use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect information about your internet-browsing activities and habits. They use this information to provide you with targeted advertisements. To learn how to opt-out of ad network interest-based advertising in the U.S., please visit www.aboutads.info/choices and http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/. If you are in the European Union, please visit www.youronlinechoices.eu. Even if you choose to opt-out, you will continue to receive generic advertisements.
  • Legal purposes: We disclose your information when we believe that disclosure is (1) reasonably necessary to comply with any applicable law, regulation, subpoena, legal process or enforceable governmental request; (2) necessary to enforce the provisions of this Policy; or (3) necessary to protect against harm to the rights, property, or safety of Nevro, our customers, or the public as required or permitted by law.

International data transfers

We collect information globally, including from customers in the U.S., EEA, and Australia. We may transfer your information outside of the country in which you originally provided it to where our affiliated companies and service providers operate. These countries may not have the same data protection laws as the country in which you provided your personal data. In particular, the European Commission has determined that the United States does not provide an adequate level of data protection.

To ensure that your data is secure, we use European Commission approved standard contractual clauses when we transfer information from the EEA and Switzerland. We also make use of intra-group data export agreements to protect your information when we transfer it to our affiliated companies.

Your choices and rights

Where appropriate or legally required, we will describe how we use personal information we collect so you can make choices about how your data is used. You can notify us during the information collection process and change your preferences at any time.

  • Marketing communications: With your consent, we may contact you by email or phone to provide additional information about our Services. If you would like to opt-out of further marketing communications, you can click the link in the bottom of any marketing email, or email us at [email protected].
  • Patient care communications: Subject to applicable law, we may call, email, or send SMS texts after your procedure to schedule appointments and facilitate follow up treatment.
  • Transactional communications: We send transactional emails if you submit a message through the “Contact Us” form on our websites, to notify you about changes to our Services, and to send other disclosures as required by law.

Your rights

As required by law, you have the right to:

  • Access and receive a copy of your data
  • Update, amend, or correct incomplete or inaccurate data
  • Request to delete or stop processing your personal data
  • Withdraw your consent of our ability to use your data where we rely on consent as the legal basis
  • Object to the processing of your data where we rely on our legitimate interest as the legal basis
  • Lodge a complaint with a Data Protection Authority/EU Supervisory Authority

We can correct, delete, or provide a copy of your information upon request, but we reserve the right to use your information to request additional information to verify your identity before we process your request. If you wish to exercise these rights, email us at [email protected] and we will respond to your request within 30 days. Depending on your location, you may have the right to file a complaint with a government regulator if you are not satisfied with our response.

How we store and secure information

Data security

We maintain appropriate administrative, technical, and physical safeguards designed to protect your personal data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. We maintain a Corporate IT Security Policy and use tested access and security controls to ensure that your data is secure. We also require third party service providers acting on our behalf or with whom we share your information also provide such security measures in accordance with industry standards.
We use data hosting service providers in the U.S. and EEA to host the information we collect in connection with our HF10 Therapy. The servers which store the information we collect are kept in a controlled environment. Where data is transferred over the Internet as part of our website, the data is encrypted using industry standard SSL (HTTPS). 
Although we implement safeguards designed to protect your information, it is impossible to guarantee absolute security in all situations. If you have any questions about security of our Services, please contact us at [email protected].

Data retention

We retain your information for as long as needed to comply with our legal obligations (such as reporting to regulatory authorities), resolve disputes, and enforce our rights. We also may retain your information to support our business operations and develop our Services.

Other important privacy information

Children’s privacy

Our Services are intended for a general audience and are not directed to children. We do not knowingly collect personal information online from minors under the age of 16. If you believe that a minor under the age of 16 may have provided us with personal information, please contact us at [email protected] and we will promptly delete that information from our records.

Third party services, applications, and websites

Certain third party services or websites you use, or navigate to or from our Services (such as social media sites) may have separate user terms and privacy policies that are independent of this Policy. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these third party services or applications. We recommend carefully reviewing the user terms and privacy statement of each third party service, website, and/or application prior to use.

Changes to Privacy Policy

We may update this Policy to reflect changes in our personal data practices or relevant laws. We will notify you if we make any material changes by revising the “effective date” at the top of this Policy. We encourage you to review this Policy for updates each time you use our Services.

Contact us
If you have any questions about our privacy practices, or if you would like to exercise your rights, please contact our Data Protection Officer at [email protected] or write to us at:

Nevro Corp.
Attn: Data Protection Officer
1800 Bridge Pkwy
Redwood City, CA 94065
USA

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HF10 is approved for the treatment of chronic intractable pain of the trunk and/or limbs. Only a physician can recommend a specific treatment option.

How long have you been suffering from pain?

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Where is your pain located?

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On average, rate your pain level over the past 30 days:

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Which treatments have you already tried?

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What does your pain stop you from doing?

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Please select your gender.

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What statement describes you best?

I'm exploring my treatment options before I find a pain specialist I'm exploring my treatment options with a pain specialist My doctor has recommended a spinal cord stimulator and I am considering trying a temporary system I am scheduled to try a temporary spinal cord stimulator I am scheduled to receive an implanted spinal cord stimulator I currently have a spinal cord stimulator implated

Thank you for sharing your experience.

Unfortunately, chronic pain is complex and it is unclear if you are an appropriate candidate for HF10 spinal cord stimulation at this time. Only a physician can recommend a specific treatment, we suggest you continue this discussion with your physician.

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Your pain condition appears similar to other patients being treated with HF10.

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Pain score is:

8/10

Struggling with chronic pain for:

Over 3 months

Pain is located in:

Legs, Buttocks, Arms

I’ve already tried:

Epidural Injections, Back Surgery, Nerve Ablations

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