The Montreal General Hospital Foundation adheres to very strict principles regarding privacy protection. Here is an outline of our policy.
Information that we collect
The Montreal General Hospital Foundation collects two types of information relating to Site visitors. The first type is personal data, such as your name, addresses, phone number, email address, etc., which is communicated voluntarily. Most of this information is collected when you contact us by email or by submitting a form on our Site. We may keep your name, email and/or any other personal information that you voluntarily submit to The Montreal General Hospital Foundation in order to identify you for future communications and to personalize the service we provide.
The second type of information we collect is general information, such as the number of visitors on our sites, the visited pages, etc. In general, we do not require your personal information prior to your visit on our Site. However, you may not have access to view certain site pages without disclosing your identity.
The Montreal General Hospital Foundation has no intention of using the information you submitted to contact you without prior authorization. You can modify your preferences at any time by contacting us using the contact form available on this Site.
The Montreal General Hospital Foundation may place cookies on your hard disk in order to obtain non-personal data. Cookies are files that your browser places on your hard disk when you visit a Site. Browsers may be configured to accept cookies automatically but you may also configure them to request your approval before placing a cookie.
These cookies allow us to personalize your visits and recognize you every time you return to our Site.
DATA TRANSMISSION TO THIRD PARTIES
The Montreal General Hospital Foundation will not reveal or sell the data it has collected to third parties without your prior authorization, except where required by the law.
The Montreal General Hospital Foundation will store all data it collects in a safe and secure location. In addition, we will take all precautions necessary to protect your data against loss, fraud or unwanted use.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The Montreal General Hospital Foundation Site contains links to other websites. The Montreal General Hospital Foundation is not responsible for the practices of said websites with regards to privacy protection.