Privacy of financial information is of concern to all of us, and in response to these concerns, the federal government has required states to adopt laws that require insurance companies to explain their privacy practices. Our privacy practices for ‘non-public personal financial information’ are set out below. We want to assure you that we take your privacy concerns seriously, and join with your lawmakers in believing this disclosure of such practices is an important idea.
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas, and/or Advance Insurance Company ("affiliates") have the following practices regarding nonpublic personally identifiable financial information with respect to our customers.
The nonpublic personal financial information we collect consists of information you provide in applications or enrollment forms (such as name, address, social security number, telephone number), or changes in that information you submit to us, and whether you hold other health coverage.
We collect such information from the following sources:
We do not disclose such information about our customers or former customers to anyone, except:
We restrict access to nonpublic personal financial information about you to those employees who need to know that information to provide products or services to you. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to guard your personal financial information.