Patient Privacy

Privacy Policy 

Jackson County Regional Health Center respects the privacy of every individual who visits our Web sites. This privacy statement provides notice of the standards and terms under which Jackson County Regional Health Center protects the privacy of information supplied by visitors to sites on the World Wide Web that are owned and operated by Jackson County Regional Health Center, including www.genesishealth.com, www.VitalSite.net and www.jcrhc.org. This privacy statement provides notice of our information collection practices and of the ways in which your information may be used. This policy may change from time to time, so please check back periodically to review this information.

What information does Jackson County Regional Health Center collect and how is it used?

A. Personally-Identifiable Information:

Jackson County Regional Health Center typically receives specific data about its Web site visitors only when such information is provided voluntarily, such as when our visitors request information, purchase or enroll for services, provide resume information for employment opportunities, or send us e-mail. Of course, some of these activities require that you give us information, such as when you make a purchase, use a credit card to pay for services, submit your resume, or request certain types of information. When you provide personally-identifiable information to Jackson County Regional Health Center through one of our Web sites, it will be used to fulfill your specific request. In most cases, you will be given the opportunity to select whether you do, or do not, want Jackson County Regional Health Center to use this information for additional purposes. You may also request that Jackson County Regional Health Center not use your information by sending an e-mail to unsubscribe@genesishealth.com, however, Jackson County Regional Health Center reserves the right, in its discretion, to send you bulletins and other important information about your Jackson County Regional Health Center services. Absent any instructions from you, Jackson County Regional Health Center may use information you provide to inform you about additional services and products offered by the Jackson County Regional Health Center family of companies, Jackson County Regional Health Center authorized agents, and other goods and services providers with whom Jackson County Regional Health Center has relationships and whose offerings might be of interest to you. Jackson County Regional Health Center will not, however, sell or trade your personally-identifiable information unless we are authorized or legally required to do so, or in the case of imminent physical harm to the visitor or others. On those Jackson County Regional Health Center sites where you may provide Jackson County Regional Health Center with credit card or other ordering information via the web, Jackson County Regional Health Center protects and secures this information by employing commercially customary web- based security and encryption protocols, examples of which include Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and Secure Electronic Transaction (SET). On those sites where you voluntarily offer any feedback, data, answers, questions, comments, suggestions, ideas or the like, Jackson County Regional Health Center will treat that portion of the information as non-confidential and non-proprietary and, except as otherwise expressed in this privacy statement, Jackson County Regional Health Center assumes no obligation to protect such information from disclosure.

B. Non Personally-Identifiable (Generic) Information:

In general, Jackson County Regional Health Center gathers some generic information automatically. Generic information does NOT reveal the identity of the visitor. It usually includes information about the Internet address assigned to your computer, the number and frequency of visitors, and the Jackson County Regional Health Center sites visited. Jackson County Regional Health Center gathers this information for the limited purpose of determining customer service and Web site needs. We accomplish this by using certain technologies, including "cookies" (a technology that can be used to provide the visitor with tailored information about Jackson County Regional Health Center services). Jackson County Regional Health Center does not combine information collected in this way with any personally-identifiable information. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie and you can refuse it.

C. Your Jackson County Regional Health Center-Hosted Web site, Bulletin Boards, Chat Rooms and Third-Party Sites:

Information that you disclose in a public space, including on any bulletin board, chat room, or Web site Jackson County Regional Health Center may host for you as part of your Jackson County Regional Health Center services, is available to anyone else who visits that space. Jackson County Regional Health Center cannot safeguard any information you disclose in these locations. Additionally, Jackson County Regional Health Center Web sites contain links to sites that belong to third parties unrelated to Jackson County Regional Health Center. Jackson County Regional Health Center cannot protect any information you may disclose in these sites and recommends that you review the privacy policy statements of those sites you visit.

D. Exceptions and Limitations:

Notwithstanding the foregoing and in compliance with applicable laws, Jackson County Regional Health Center (i) cooperates fully with state, local, and federal officials in any investigation relating to any content (including personal or private electronic communications transmitted to Jackson County Regional Health Center) or purported unlawful activities of any user of the Service, and (ii) takes reasonable measures to protect its proprietary rights. For the limited purposes of accomplishing such cooperation and measures and in compliance with applicable laws, Jackson County Regional Health Center may be required to disclose personally identifiable information. In addition, Jackson County Regional Health Center may elect to monitor the areas of communication of any kind (i) to satisfy any law, regulation, or government request; (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate Jackson County Regional Health Center; or (iii) to protect the rights or property of Jackson County Regional Health Center or others. In connection with the potential sale or transfer of any of its interest in www.genesishealth.com, www.VitalSite.net and www.publisherengine.com and other sites owned by the company, Jackson County Regional Health Center reserves the right to sell or transfer your information (including , but not limited to name, address information, and other information you provided to Jackson County Regional Health Center) to a third party that (i) concentrates its business in communication products or services; (ii) agrees to be Jackson County Regional Health Center's successor in interest with regard to the maintenance and protection of information collected and maintained by Jackson County Regional Health Center; and (iii) agrees to the obligations of this policy statement.

Jackson County Regional Health Center Notice of Privacy Practice

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