Web Privacy Policies and Procedures
Edgerton Hospital and Health Services (EHHS) respects your privacy. This document outlines the ways that EHHS web site may collect information from you. Browsing the Site Generally speaking, you can visit the pages of the EHHS web site without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information. To learn more about who visits our site, we may track Internet domain addresses (that is, where you are connecting to the web site from, for instance from aol.com). While we log this address information, you will remain anonymous. We do not access or record such information as your log-in name at aol.com, and we use the information that is recorded for statistical purposes only. There are portions of the EHHS web sites that may request personal information:
Web Form Pages
Other portions of the site require personal information in order for you to complete such activities as purchasing community education classes, Foundation donations, subscribing to discussion lists or forums, or contacting EHHS staff members. These pages will ask you to enter such personal information as your name, social security number (for on-line employment applications), mailing address, phone numbers, e-mail address, and credit card information (for future e-commerce applications). The information that you type in these forms is necessary to complete the action which the page is used for. You may choose whether to enter this personal information. You are not required to do so. However, if you choose not to provide the information that we request, you may be unable to complete an action online and/or you may be unable to view portions of the web site.
Links to Other Sites
What We Link
EHHS publishes electronic links to certain web sites ONLY if they fit the needs of our customers and employees. EHHS’s web site link policy guidelines include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. External links are a good source of noncommercial information relevant to EHHS patients and visitors.
2. External links must be relevant to EHHS's mission and values.
3. If a web site or the web site's sponsor is engaged in unlawful activities or in activities that are incongruent with our mission and values, EHHS will NOT permit links to such a web site.