Online Privacy Policy

The LCMC Health system is very interested in the privacy and safety of visitors to our websites. The following is our privacy policy regarding the collection of data when users interact with our digital properties.

1. Acceptance of Terms. This website and or mobile app uses Google Analytics. Use of this website or mobile app is voluntary. By using this website or mobile app, you consent to the collection and use of your personally identifiable information (“PII”) and non-personal information as described in this privacy policy. This policy only governs the use and disclosure of information collected through this website and the associated mobile app(s).

2. Non-Personal Information.  LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties automatically collects information about your Internet connection, including but not limited to:

  • The Internet Protocol (IP) address and name of the Internet domain you used to access the Internet;
  • The IP address of the website from which you linked directly to the covered site and app;
  • The date and time you accessed the covered site and app;
  • The pages you visited; and
  • The web browser and operating system you used to the covered site and app.
  • Time spent viewing content
  • Search terms and outcome of search

This information (“non-personal information”) does not identify you personally. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties uses this non-personal information to monitor the effectiveness of this website and to consider potential improvements to this website.

3. Personally Identifiable Information LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties Might Collect From You. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may request that you voluntarily provide certain personally identifiable information (“PII”) to participate in the password-protected areas, download information or complete contact forms.  PII information is not collected about you when you visit this website unless you provide that information. You may choose not to provide PII.

4. Use of Your Personally Identifiable Information.  LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may use your PII to:

  • Administer your participation in this website/mobile app;
  • Communicate information that might be of interest to you;
  • Fulfill your requests for services or materials;
  • Contact you;
  • Conduct research or surveys;
  • Compilation of statistics about the website or app usage

5. Sharing Your Information. Through display, LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may disclose your PII to other authorized users of this website. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may use third party service providers and suppliers to facilitate this website and the services LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties provide, and they may have access to PII. Authorized users are LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties employees or third parties who have been granted access and have a need to know the information collected in order to fulfill LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties mission. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may disclose PII to other affiliated institutions and/or if required to do so by law.

6. Use of Cookies and Applets. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties sometimes transfer “cookies” and “applets” to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to collect non-personal information about your visit to this website. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties use to identify your computer. Applets are small computer applications that relate information back to LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties.

LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may use information from cookies and applets for purposes such as website administration or assessing the technical function of this website. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may also use cookies and applets to track information about which pages you visit within this website to help LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties gauge the effectiveness of this website or content.

The help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, but this may limit your ability to use some features of this website.

7. Linked Sites. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may provide links on this website to other sites of interest. Your use of such linked websites is subject to the privacy statements of the providers of those websites. You are encouraged to be aware when you leave this website and to understand the privacy statements of each website you visit.

8. Security Measures. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties strive to protect your information through measures that protect our systems, such security cannot be guaranteed. Consequently, LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties do not insure or warrant the security of information you transmit, and you do so at your own risk.

10. Changes. LCMC Health and LCMC Health Properties may change this policy from time to time. Updates will be posted to this website. You are encouraged to review this policy periodically.

11. More information.  https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/

Questions, comments or complaints can be made via lcmcweb@lcmchealth.org