Moncrief Cancer Institute maintains this Web site as a public service. Moncrief Cancer Institute is dedicated to protecting the privacy of visitors to this Web site and does not actively share visitors’ personal information. The following statement applies only to members of the general public and is intended to address concerns about the types of information gathered from visitors to this Web site and how that information is used.
Moncrief Cancer Institute gathers information through this Web site in several ways:
1. Server logs
Our servers collect information from this site through Web traffic logs that are used for optimizing and troubleshooting our servers. These logs may contain the following information:
- host name (or Internet Protocol (IP) address) of the computer accessing the site
- a listing of Web pages requested per IP address
- the type of Web browser used (i.e., Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.)
- the date and time in which resources were requested
- any unique Identifiers assigned by the site or site administrator (user name or e-mail address)
Cookies are data stored on the visitor's computer by the Web browser. No cookies are used on this site.
3. Online surveys
Occasionally, visitors to this Web site may be asked to participate in an online survey to assess things like customer service, ease of navigation or site user satisfaction. Participation in any online survey on this Web site is completely voluntary. Moncrief Cancer Institute will not disclose personally identifiable information collected as part of an online survey on this Web site, unless legally required to do so.
Security and data integrity
Moncrief Cancer Institute strives to create a safe and secure environment for information collected by this Web site by employing a diverse arrangement of security implementations to protect the privacy and accuracy of the data collected from visitors. All Web pages on this site that collect personal information will use a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol to ensure information is securely stored and transmitted.
Third-party content and external links
Moncrief Cancer Institute may post links to external sites or use content served from external third parties on this Web site. These links and third-party content are posted as a convenience to our Web site visitors. These external sites are not controlled or monitored by Moncrief Cancer Institute and are not subject to Moncrief Cancer Institute’s privacy policies and procedures. Moncrief Cancer Institute is not responsible for the content or for the privacy policies and procedures of any external entity linked to this Web site.
Moncrief Cancer Institute is committed to protecting the confidentiality of medical and personal information of our patients in the manner required by state and federal privacy laws. To learn more about the ways Moncrief Cancer Institute safeguards confidential patient information, please read Moncrief Cancer Institute's Notice of Privacy Practices.