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    Statement of Privacy and Outside Links

    We make the following assurances of privacy for visitors to our website: Memorial Medical Center's website is designed to provide useful health information about our organization and to connect users with physicians, facilities, services and employment opportunities at Memorial Medical Center.

    Our website does not contain any advertising for products by third parties, nor do we share any of your information with other parties except as authorized by law.

    We keep track of visits to our website via an automatic monitoring program that tells us, among other things, how many visits are made to the site; the time of day and date of those visits; and the areas visited. The monitoring program does not provide us with any personal information about a visitor. We cannot discern the name, address or any other personal information about visitors to our site. This information is used to evaluate the effectiveness of our site. It helps us answer questions such as these: Are we providing information on our website that is useful? Which information is most useful? How have we made you aware that our website exists?

    If we wish to gather personal information, it will be requested via a form on the site that the user voluntarily completes and submits. The form will describe the way in which the information will be used.

    Advertising on Memorial Medical Center's website: We do not accept external advertising income in exchange for promotion of any product or services via our website.

    Our Health Information

    All health-related information provided via our site is intended to educate and inform visitors about illnesses and conditions and ways to maintain optimum health. While we try to keep the information as accurate as possible, we disclaim any implied warranty or representation about its accuracy or completeness. The reader assumes full responsibility for using the information on this site. Memorial Medical Center is neither responsible nor liable for any claim, loss or damage resulting from the use of information on this site. It is not intended to diagnose personal physical conditions and is not a substitute for consulting with one's own personal health care provider.

    By viewing our website health information, you are agreeing to the following terms and conditions, read more here.

    Our health-related information is derived from two primary sources:

    1. Our Sutter-aligned physicians and medical experts. Information posted on the site, such as our preventive health guidelines, has been reviewed and approved by clinical leadership groups within the Sutter Health network.

    2. Our affiliation with HealthWise. The bulk of our health information and education material is provided by HealthWise. opens new window.

    Please do not include any confidential communication, such as health information, in any e-mail to us.
    E-mail is not encrypted and may be accessed and viewed without your or our knowledge or permission while in transit to us through the Internet.

    Comments or questions will be routed to the appropriate individual within the organization.
    You can also contact us via U.S. mail at:

    Memorial Medical Center
    P.O. Box 942, Modesto, CA 95353-9012

    Links to Outside Sites

    Memorial Medical Center's website has numerous links to other Internet pages, which might have information on health topics of interest to you. Memorial Medical Center, however, does not sponsor or endorse any of these sites, nor does Memorial Medical Center guarantee the accuracy of the information contained on them. In addition, Memorial Medical Center has no control over the privacy practices of external websites. The user should read and understand the policies of all websites with respect to their privacy practices. These links are provided for your general information and education only, and should NOT be relied upon for personal diagnosis or treatment. If you have questions, please contact your health care provider.

    Revised 7/21/09