How we collect and use information
You do not have to identify yourself or provide your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address (“Personal Information”) to use the Site.
If you should choose to give us your Personal Information, you may decide how much information to provide. At various points we ask for your e-mail address, thoughts and comments. We will use your e-mail address to provide you updates about the Doctor-Patient Rights Project. If we collect personal information at any time, we will use your personal information for the purposes for which you provide it. We will use reasonable efforts to safeguard any personal information that you provide through the Site.
Non-identifiable website visitor data may be collected and used in aggregate to help shape, direct, and improve content of the Site.
IP Addresses and Log File Data
The IP address is the location of your computer or network on the Internet. We log your IP address for systems administration and troubleshooting purposes. We also use page hits in the aggregate to track the popularity of pages that people visit in order to improve the quality of the Site. There is no Personal Information collected in our log files.
Children’s Privacy Statement
To help ensure the safety and privacy of children, we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998. We do not knowingly allow children under the age of 13 to publicly post or otherwise distribute personally identifiable contact information through the Site. If we become aware that we have inadvertently received personally identifiable information from a user under the age of 13 as part of the Site, we will delete such information from our records.