CAPC Privacy Policy

The Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC) is committed to respecting the privacy and security of all visitors to the www.getpalliativecare.org website. We recognize that when you choose to provide us with information about yourself and your institution, you trust us to protect your privacy. By using the CAPC websites, including www.getpalliativecare.org, you consent to the use of the information you provide, as described below.

Types of Information Requested

When signing up for our blog or other electronic communications, your email address will be collected.

How Your Information Is Used

CAPC will use emails addresses provided by applicants to notify them of news, updates or upcoming events. Applicants who do not wish to receive such notifications via email may choose to opt out of receiving such information by unscubscribing to the blog, or they may contact CAPC at capc@mssm.edu. Email addresses are not shared. Non-identifiable visitor data may be used in the aggregate to help shape strategy, design content and evaluate CAPC’s effectiveness.

Cookies

We use cookies on our site to support our multiple levels of access to CAPC’s website. We also use cookies to better understand how our visitors use the site. A “cookie” is a text file stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. This information helps us to statistically monitor how many people are using our site and for what purpose.

E-mail

Messages that you send to us via e-mail may not be secure. CAPC suggests that you do not send any confidential information to us by e-mail. If you choose to send confidential information to us by e-mail, you accept the risk that a third party may intercept your information.

Links

CAPC websites contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other sites. We encourage users when they leave our site to read the privacy statements of each website that collects personally identifiable information.

If you have any questions and/or concerns regarding what is done with information provided via this site, please e-mail your concerns to Carol Sieger, Chief Operating Officer, at carol.sieger@mssm.edu.