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Web Site Privacy Policy

OVERVIEW /COMMITMENT

Central DuPage Health (“CDH”) is a network of healthcare organizations and services committed to protecting the privacy of all visitors to our web site, www.cdh.org, (the “Web Site”).  When you visit this Web Site, you can access healthcare information with the assurance that CDH strives to provide you with optimal web site privacy.  This Web Site Privacy Policy discloses how we gather and use the information supplied by you and relating to your use of this Web Site. 

By using this Web Site, you consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your information as described below.  We may change this policy from time to time, so please check back periodically. 

WHAT INFORMATION DOES CDH COLLECT FROM YOU?

Our system routinely collects information about the origin and site navigation of this Web Site’s visitors.  That information includes technical information such as your processor type, processor speed, operating system type, browser type, audio devices, modem devices, video cards, page views and Internet protocol address.  The information is used to help us continually modify this Web Site based on use patterns and is not linked to any personal identifying information.

We only collect personal identifying information on this Web Site by expressly requesting it from you.  We also collect the information you voluntarily provide to us in response to quizzes, assessments, surveys, questionnaires and the like regarding your use of this Web Site.

HOW DOES CDH COLLECT YOUR TECHNICAL INFORMATION?

Cookies are small data text files that are sent from a server computer to your computer during a browsing session. The cookies are typically stored on your computer's hard drive and are used by web sites to simulate a continuous connection to that site.  In order to make this Web Site more responsive to your needs, CDH uses cookies to assign your Internet browser a unique random number, a sort of anonymous user ID that is stored in a file on your computer. This unique identification number automatically identifies your browser to our computers whenever you interact on this Web Site.

HOW IS YOUR INFORMATION USED?

CDH uses the information it collects from you, including any personally identifiable information you supply in response to a quiz, assessment, survey, or questionnaire (collectively, a “Quiz”), only (i) to administer the Quiz and provide your results; (ii) if you elect to receive information (including follow up information about health related programs, items, and services offered by or through CDH and its affiliates, to provide you with such information; (iii) to improve this Web Site and the services provided herein; and (iv) to create nonpersonal, summary or aggregate data, for business analysis, market analysis, communications management, research, planning and other lawful purposes.  CDH may share personally-identifiable information supplied by you (including your Quiz results) on a confidential basis in order to carry out the purposes specified above with its affiliates and its and their employees, contractors and agents.   We may also disclose this information when legally compelled to do so.  Also, if CDH or Central DuPage Hospital undergoes a change of ownership or control, or if all or substantially all of its assets are sold, our rights in and to this website, any Quizes, and any information collected or maintained by us, may be transferred, sold, or assigned to a successor who agrees to maintain the confidentiality of such information and to use and disclose such information only for the above purposes.

CDH will not knowingly disclose contact information relating to children under age 13 to any third party in any form which can be traced back to an individual child, without parental consent.

THIRD PARTY WEB SITES

CDH may reference or provide links to third party web sites. We are not responsible for the third party web sites, and you should review the privacy policies posted on those sites. Please be aware that CDH does not control, nor are we responsible for, the privacy policies or information practices of third parties or their Web Sites.

HOW DOES CDH PROTECT YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

CDH employs security systems to protect the information we receive from you from unauthorized disclosure.  In addition, if you suspect unauthorized access to your information, it is your responsibility to contact CDH immediately.  Please be aware that Internet data transmission is not always 100% secure and we cannot warrant that information you transmit utilizing this Web Site is 100% secure. Because security is important to both CDH and you, we will always make reasonable efforts to ensure the security of our systems. 

ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS

This Web Site Privacy Policy is incorporated into and subject to the terms of the CDH Web Site Terms and Conditions of Use.  Use of this Web Site is subject to the Terms and Conditions of Use, which constitutes a legal agreement between you and CDH.  Each time that you use this Web Site, you signify that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by the Terms and Conditions of Use, which incorporates this Web Site Privacy Policy.  If you do not agree to the terms of this Web Site Privacy Policy, please do not use this Web Site. Your continued use of this Web Site in light of changes to this Web Site Privacy Policy will signify your acceptance of the changes. Please review these Terms and Conditions of Use and, if you do not agree to the them, please do not use this Web Site.