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Notice of Privacy Practices

Privacy and Disclaimer




ST. VINCENT NEIGHBORHOOD HOSPITAL PRIVACY & CONFIDENTIALITY STATEMENT

St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital (SVNH) is committed to the privacy and confidentiality of personal information. SVNH recognizes that the security of your health care information is of great concern to you. To communicate the importance of personal privacy and confidentiality, SVNH has adopted use and disclosure policies (see "Use and Disclosure Policies"), and implemented various security measures (see "Security Measures"). Our commitment to your privacy is reinforced by our adherence to the following privacy policy.

Under NO circumstance will SVNH voluntarily disclose your personal information to your employer, or any other party without your specific consent or as required by law.

Use & Disclosure Policies

The following paragraphs disclose SVNH’s information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.

To provide you with accurate, useful and customized information, SVNH asks for the minimally necessary data which may include your name, address, email and relevant health history along with information about lifestyle behaviors such as smoking and exercise, physical measurements such as height weight and blood pressure, and mental health topics. Your answers form the basis of the personal information that is unique to you. In conjunction with the customized information provided, you may also receive follow-up mailings.

Any transactions performed requiring your credit card information are performed in a secure environment, and credit card information is discarded immediately upon completing the necessary transaction(s).

Within the website, you may be given the opportunity to indicate your preference to receive program information or participate in future research studies. If you indicate a preference to receive information, SVNH will use your contact information to send you information about SVNH, material about related products, or invitations to participate in research studies to assess the effectiveness of SVNH programs.

Regardless of your response, you may opt-out of receiving future mailings by following the steps in the Choice/Opt-Out section below.

SVNH will create aggregate data results for dissemination to sponsoring organizations and for research purposes. THIS AGGREGATE DATA WILL NOT CONTAIN ANY INFORMATION WHICH DISCLOSES YOUR IDENTITY. In this case, your data is combined with data of other participants to determine an overall profile of a population. These data become statistics and may be used by SVNH, your employer, health plan, or other organizations to understand the needs and characteristics for selected populations.

SVNH uses your IP address only in the event a webserver problem requires diagnosis and to administer the website and to count aggregate unique visits to the website.

Linked Sites

The SVNH site may have links to other sites that contain information SVNH believes may be helpful to you. SVNH cannot and will not be responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites.

Security Measures

This site has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of your information under SVNH’s control. These measures include:

Authorized Access: You must be registered to use portions of this website. Once you are registered, you will use a unique user ID and password to enter the site.

Authentication: SVNH uses GoDaddy to provide authentication, trust, and SSL encryption. This allows site visitors to verify SVNH with a trusted third party organization, while enabling communication SVNH 's websites using secure, encrypted channels.

Cookies: A cookie is a piece of data containing information about the user or user session. Usage of a cookie is not in any way linked to personally identifiable information while on the SVNH site. SVNH uses a session cookie to ensure that your session remains secure by maintaining an identifier unique to your session. The session cookie self-terminates after you close your browser. Persistent cookies are only used if you choose to have your login and password information maintained for future connections. The default setting is set to not store login and password information.

Encryption: SVNH employs SSL encryption in the use of its products. We recommend the use of a browser supporting 128-bit encryption though the site will support down to 40-bit encryption.

Children's Guidelines

SVNH is committed to protecting the privacy of children. SVNH 'S PRODUCTS ARE NOT INTENDED FOR USE BY ANYONE UNDER THE AGE OF 18. In the event the system recognizes that anyone under 18 has attempted to send personal information through questionnaires, the session will be aborted and an appropriate notice posted to the user.

Choice/Opt-Out

The SVNH site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from SVNH programs. SVNH also offers the following options for opting not to receive any further information from us and to update or correct your information:

Email webmaster@StVincentNH.org
Call 1-855-489-3410

Contacting the Website

If you have any questions or concerns about this privacy statement, the practices of this website, or your dealings with this website, you can contact:

St. Vincent Hospital Neighborhood Hospital
Call 1-855-489-3410
or email webmaster@StVincentNH.org
 

TERMS OF SERVICE AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital provides its service to you subject to the following terms of service ("TOS"), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you. If you visit our website at http://www.stvincentneighborhoodhospital.org (the "Site"), you accept the terms of the TOS. In addition, when using St. Vincent services, you may also be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services which may be posted from time to time. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the TOS.

License & Use of Site

St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital grants you a limited license to the access and make personal use of the documents and incorporated graphics on the Site (the "Documents"). The foregoing license is subject to the following limitations: (i) the Documents may be used solely for personal information and non-commercial purposes; and (ii) the Documents may not be modified or altered in any way. Except where your use constitutes "fair use" under copyright law, you may not otherwise use, download, upload, copy, print, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, post, transmit or distribute any information from the Site in whole or in part without the express authorization of St. Vincent.

Description of Service

St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital provides users with the ability to register and participate in a customizable user portal - followmyhealth. Within this portal, users will be able to perform interactions such as pre-registering for procedures or registering for classes. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Service shall be subject to the TOS. You also agree that from time to time the Service may be inaccessible or inoperable for any reason, including, without limitation: (i) equipment malfunctions, (ii) periodic maintenance procedures or repairs which St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital may undertake from time to time, or (iii) causes beyond the control of St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital or which are not reasonably foreseeable by St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital.

Privacy Policy

St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital knows that you care how information about you is used and shared, and we appreciate your trust that we will do so carefully and sensibly. Please review our Privacy Policy to understand our practices. By visiting the Site, you are accepting the practices described in the Privacy Policy.

Your Account

You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to immediately notify St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security. St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this provision.

All content included on the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, images, and data compilations, is the property of St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital or its content suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital respects the intellectual property of others and we ask our users to do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please follow the procedures outlined in our Copyright Notice.

No Resale of Service

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service, use of the Service, or access to the Service.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

THE SITE IS PROVIDED BY ST. VINCENT NEIGHBORHOOD HOSPITAL ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. ST. VINCENT NEIGHBORHOOD HOSPITAL MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THE SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, ST. VINCENT NEIGHBORHOOD HOSPITAL DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANT ABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ST. VINCENT Neighborhood Hospital DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM ST. VINCENT NEIGHBORHOOD HOSPITAL ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. ST. VINCENT Neighborhood Hospital WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.

Termination

You agree that St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital, in its sole discretion, may terminate your password, account (or any part thereof) or use of the Service, and remove and discard any content within the Service, for any reason, including, without limitation, for lack of use or if St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of the TOS. St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing the Service, or any part thereof, with or without notice. You agree that any termination of your access to the Service under any provision of this TOS may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and/or bar any further access to such files or the Service. Further, you agree that St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Service.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold us and our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this agreement, or your violation of any law or the rights of any third party.

General Information

The TOS constitutes the entire agreement between you and St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital and governs your use of the Service, superseding any prior agreements between you and St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital with respect to this matter. The TOS and the relationship between you and St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital shall be governed by the laws of the State of Indiana without regard to its conflict of law provisions. The failure of St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the TOS shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
 

COPYRIGHT© JULY 17, 2017 ST. VINCENT NEIGHBORHOOD HOSPITAL, INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital hereby authorizes you to copy documents published by St. Vincent on the World Wide Web for non-commercial use within your organization only, provided any copy of these documents which you make shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained herein.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent or trademark of St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital or any third party. Except as expressly provided above nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right under any St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital copyright.

This publication is provided "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply to you.

Should any viewer of a St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital published document respond with information including feedback data, such as questions, comments, suggestions, or the like regarding the content of any such St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital document, such information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such information and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the information to others without limitation. St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such information for any purpose whatsoever including but not limited to developing, manufacturing and marketing products incorporating such information.

Notice & Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement

Pursuant to Title 17, U.S.C. § 512(c), notifications of claimed infringement should be sent to St. Vincent's Neighborhood Hospital’s Designated Agent.

  1. The written notice of claimed infringement provided to the Designated Agent must include the following: A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;

  2. Identification of the copyrighted worked claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;

  3. Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to locate the material;

  4. Information reasonably sufficient to permit the service provider to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address at which the complaining party may be contacted;

  5. A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;

  6. A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Written notification must be submitted to the following St. Vincent Neighborhood Hospital Designated Agent:
Call 1-855-489-0888
or email webmaster@StVincentNH.org