Below is Augusta University Health's website privacy and legal notice. To view other legal policies, please visit Legal Policies.
What we collect and why
Augusta University Health collects information from individuals or entities when they access any Augusta University Health website. Information that is collected from this contact is the date and time of the website access along with the web page(s) visited. In addition, Augusta University Health may also collect any information that it receives from your web browser, including browser type and version, and operating system. This information helps us understand aggregate uses of our site, track usage trends, and improve our services.
Cookies are files that many websites transfer to users' web browsers to enable the site to deliver personalized services or to provide persistent authentication. The information contained in a cookie typically includes information collected automatically by the web server and/or information provided voluntarily by the user. Our website uses persistent cookies in conjunction with a third party technology partner to analyze search engine usage and web traffic patterns. This information is used in the aggregate to monitor and enhance our web pages. It is not used to track the usage patterns of individual users.
Our office is committed to ensuring the security of your information. We have put in place reasonable physical, technical, and administrative safeguards designed to prevent unauthorized access to or use of the information collected online.
Sharing your information
We will not share your information with third parties except:
- as required by law;
- as necessary to protect Augusta University Health's interests; and/or
- with service providers acting on our behalf who have agreed to protect the confidentiality of the data.
Links to other websites
This site may contain links to other website not affiliated with Augusta University Health. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of other sites for assurance that their practices safeguard your privacy.