Policy on Internet Privacy
Your privacy is important to the MaineHealth family. We never sell or share your personal information with outside organizations without your written consent. Here is an outline of the information we do and do not gather from our site visitors.
For each visitor to our Web site, our server records:
- The visitor's domain name
- User-specific information on what pages the visitor accesses or views
Our server does not recognize visitors' e-mail addresses and we do not set any cookies. Cookies refer to unique packets of information that a server can transfer to a visitor's computer.
Site visitors may be asked to give other information, such as a mailing address, a phone number, and credit card information, in order to receive some of our services. Visitors may decide to volunteer this additional information to fill out a survey, to make a donation, to register for a program, or to join a mailing list.
The information we collect is used to improve the content of our Web site. It is only shared with organizations in the MaineHealth family.
We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.
Your Personal Information
Site visitors who have provided MaineHealth with additional information are welcome to contact us at anytime about this information.
Our postal address is:
465 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101
Or you can contact Abby Greenfield in our Public Information Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at (207) 662-2196.
Upon request we provide site visitors with access to all information (including proprietary information) that we maintain about them. This includes:
- Financial information (e.g.,
credit card account information)
- Transaction information (e.g.,
dates on which customers made purchases, amounts and
types of purchases)
- Communications that the
visitor has directed to our site (e.g., e-mails,
- Contact information (e.g.,
name, address, phone number)
- Your HEALTHvision profile (e.g., prescriptions, appointments).
Visitors can access this information by sending us an e-mail at the above address, calling us at the above telephone number, or writing to us at the above address.
If a site visitor receives an e-mail message from MaineHealth and no longer wishes to receive these messages, he or she can be removed from the e-mail list by sending us an e-mail at the above e-mail address, calling us at the above telephone number, or writing to us at the above address.
If a site visitor supplies us with a postal address he or she may receive periodic mailings from us with information on new healthcare services, upcoming events, and research projects. Names and addresses can be removed from any mailing list by sending us an e-mail at the above address, calling us at the above telephone number, or writing to us at the above address. These requests will be processed within two weeks of receipt.