RFHC Web site Privacy Statement
The Ravenswood Family Health Center web site is designed to provide useful information about our organization and to expose people to our physicians, services and or employment opportunities within RFHC.
This Web site has security measures in place to help protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information under our control. Despite these measures, the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from us via the Internet or through e-mail cannot be guaranteed.
While interacting with the website please do not provide any confidential information, such as personal health information, in any e-mail or web-form to RFHC. E-mail and web-forms are not encrypted and may be accessed and viewed without your or ours knowledge or permission while in transit through the Internet.
We make the following assurances and expectation of privacy for the visitors to our Web site:
- We do not collect any personally identifiable information about the visitors to this website.
- Our Web site does not contain any advertising for products by third parties, nor do we share any of your information with other parties except as authorized by law.
- We do not sell or rent information about visitors to this website.
Web site visitor data
Ravenswood Family Health Center routinely gathers data concerning the Web site activity, such as: We track visits to our Web site via an automatic monitoring/log program that tells us, among other things, how many visits are made to the site; the time of day and date of those visits; and the areas of the website visited. The monitoring program does not provide us with any personal information about a visitor. We cannot discern the name, an address or any other personal information about visitors to our site. The data is collected on an aggregated and anonymous basis only, which means that no personally identifiable information is associated with the data collected.
The aggregated information is used to evaluate the effectiveness of the website and to provide feedback for future changes to the website.
Purpose of Health Content
All health-related information provided via our website is intended to educate and inform visitors about illnesses and or conditions and ways to maintain optimum health. The reader assumes full responsibility for using the information on this website. RFHC is neither responsible nor liable for any claim, loss or damage resulting from the use of information contained on this site.
The Health Information contained within this web site is not intended to diagnose a personal physical condition and is not a substitute as a consultation with one's own personal health care provider.
Policy Concerning Links To Outside Web Sites
The RFHC Web site has numerous links to other independent Internet websites or pages, which might have information on health topics of interest to you.
RFHC, however, does not sponsor or endorse any of these sites, nor does RFHC guarantee the accuracy of the information contained on them. In addition, RFHC has no control over the privacy practices of external Web sites. Therefore, the user should read and understand the policies of all the Web sites with respect to their privacy practices. These links are provided for your general information and education only, and should NOT be relied upon for personal diagnosis or treatment. If you have questions, please contact your health care provider.
Revisions to the Privacy Statement
We may revise this Privacy Statement from time to time as we add new features and functions to the website or as the laws change that may impact our services. If we make material changes to our Privacy Statement, we will post notice of these changes on our Web site. Any revised Privacy Statement will apply both to information we already have at the time of the change, and any information created or received after the change takes effect. We encourage you to periodically reread this Privacy Statement, to see if there have been any changes to our policies that may affect you.
Funding of the RFHC Web Site
The RFHC Web site is funded entirely by the operating income of the clinic. We do not accept external advertising in exchange for promotion of any product or service via our Web site.
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