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Web Site Privacy Statement

The privacy of our patients is important to Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

This web site (www.NewberryHospital.org) is not designed to receive confidential information, also referred to as protected health information or emergency related information).

In order to safeguard protected health information, we will not respond using email to requests received from our web site. A representative will contact you by phone or letter. Information sent over the Internet is at risk for being retrieved by a non-intended recipient. If you choose to send information to us via e-mail, you do so at your own risk.

This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by the Newberry County Memorial Hospital website (www.NewberryHospital.org).

Anonymous Information

Each time a visitor comes to our website, we collect some anonymous information in an effort to improve the quality of this website. We collect only non-personal information including server traffic analysis, and general visitor analysis data.

Personal Information

There are Newberry County Memorial Hospital website forms that ask for your personal information. This is completely voluntary. You are never required to offer personal information of any kind. Further, multiple contact options such as telephone and fax, are provided so that you may contact us in the way most comfortable for you.

When you provide personal information, we will only use it for the purpose stated. Newberry County Memorial Hospital does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information to third parties for non- Newberry County Memorial Hospital use.

Third Party Websites

This site links to third party websites. These sites do not operate under Newberry County Memorial Hospital’s privacy policy. Newberry County Memorial Hospital is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these sites, nor any adverse consequences that may result from your interaction with such third party websites. You may be asked by these third party sites to provide personal information or to release information you may have provided on our site. You are never required to release this information.

Email

Email links are included in this website. Any information sent through email is inherently insecure. Do not send personal information of any kind to Newberry County Memorial Hospital through email. When you send information through email, you do so at your own risk.

Children’s Privacy Protection

In accordance with the Federal Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), Newberry County Memorial Hospital will never knowingly request personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13 without parental consent.