Updated: July 2019
About this Privacy Statement
Van Diest Medical Center has created this privacy statement to demonstrate our commitment to privacy. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information we receive from users of our website. By accessing www.vandiestmc.org, you acknowledge your full understanding of our Privacy Statement and willingly consent to the information collection and use practices described below.
Types of Information We Collect
Van Diest Medical Center may collect personally identifiable information through web server logs, Cookies, and/or user-supplied information.
- Web Server Logs – Your web browser automatically sends certain types of information when you visit a website. The kinds of data may include your computer’s Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser version, web pages visited, date and time of your visit, and other statistics. To improve our website and services, we may use third-party services such as Google Analytics to monitor, collect, and analyze the data.
- User-supplied Information – Information you supply through online forms on our website may include personally identifiable information such as your email address, phone number, street address, or business information. The information is used to deliver the information or services you have requested.
How We Use the Information We Collect
We use the data gathered through the methods listed above to statistically analyze site usage and to improve our content and the ways in which we serve our website visitors.
Disclosure of Your Information
We respect the privacy of our website visitors and, therefore, we will not sell or intentionally release any of our visitors’ personal information to any third party. We will disclose any information requested by law enforcement or other government officials when required.
Removing Your Personal Information
You have the option of removing your contact information from our databases at any time. If you should decide you no longer wish to receive future communications or to participate in any other services, simply contact Van Diest Medical Center at 2350 Hospital Drive, Webster City, Iowa 50595 or 515.832.9400.
This site contains links to other websites. Van Diest Medical Center is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
We use industry standard efforts to safeguard the confidentiality of your information.
Van Diest Medical Center reserves the right to amend this privacy statement at any time, without notice, and only the current privacy statement may be deemed effective.
Contacting the Website
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, you may contact our Privacy Officer at 515.832.7705. We appreciate your questions and comments.