WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICIES
We have created this statement to demonstrate our firm commitment to your privacy. We do not collect personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. This policy is your guide to how we will handle information we learn about you from your visit to our Web site.
USE OF LINKS
Throughout our Web pages, we provide links to other servers which may contain information of interest to our readers. We take no responsibility for, and exercise no control over, the organizations, views, or accuracy of the information contained on other servers. Creating a text link from your Web site to our site does not require permission. If you have a link you’d like us to consider adding to our Web site, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Link request.”
USE OF TEXT AND IMAGES
If you would like to publish information that you find on our Web site, please send your request to email@example.com. Where text or images are posted on our site with the permission of the original copyright holder, a copyright statement appears at the bottom of the page. Information about using our logo and images is available by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
This Web site is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities, and to comply with federal guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make the site more accessible, please contact us at email@example.com.
READING OR DOWNLOADING
We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com, if you are connecting from an America Online account, or princeton.edu if you are connecting from Princeton University’s domain), the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked to our site.
We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.
Our Commitment to Our Donors. We will not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our donors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by Catholic Charities of Northeast, both online and offline, on any website and mobile application, as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.
SENDING US AN EMAIL
You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an electronic mail message containing a question or comment, or by filling out a Web form that provides us this information. We use personally identifying information from email primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your email to other employees who are better able to answer you questions. We may also use your email to contact you in the future about our programs that may be of interest.
We want to be very clear: We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. Except as might be required by law, we do not share any information we receive with any outside parties.
If you sign up for one of our email lists, we will only send you the kinds of information you have requested. We won’t share your name or email address with any outside parties.
KIDS AND PRIVACY
For children who visit our site, special rules apply. We do not request personal information about children, such as first and last name or street address and city. When kids send email to us, their online contact information (email address) is not used to re-contact them and is not maintained in retrievable form.
OPT-OUT OR CHANGE YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION
Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us through a special online form. You may choose to receive only specific communications or none at all. You may also update your contact information previously provided to us through another online form. You can not remove yourself from our database, but you can prevent unwanted communication.
QUESTIONS ABOUT OUR WEBSITE POLICIES
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
HEALTHCARE PRIVACY POLICIES
Summary of Health Information Practices
This summary describes how health information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review the full version carefully.
Understanding Your Health Information
Each time you visit a health care provider, a record of your symptoms, results, diagnosis, treatment, and future care is made. This information is referred to as your health or medical record and serves a variety of purposes, such as documenting your diagnosis and treatments, verification of services and financial account, and to continually assess and improve our services to you.
Your Health Information Rights
Your health record is the physical property of the facility that compiled it, but the information belongs to you. You have several rights regarding this information, such as, a copy of this information and requesting certain restrictions and amendments to your information.
We are required to: maintain your privacy and provide you with and abide by the terms of this notice. We reserve the right to change our practices for all protected health information we maintain. Should our practices change, we will mail a revised notice to the address you’ve supplied us. We will not use or disclose your health information without your authorization, except as described in our notice.
For More Information or to Report a Problem
If you have questions, would like additional information, or believe your privacy rights have been violated, you may contact the Privacy Officer by calling 913.433.2100 or sending a letter to:
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas
Attn: Privacy Officer
9720 W. 87th Street
Overland Park, KS 66212
Examples of Disclosures for Treatment, Payment and Health Operations
We may use your health information for treatment, payment, regular health care business operations, business associates, notification and communication with family, marketing, fundraising, public health and law enforcement.