HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices
As a healthcare organization, Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter (Midwest CareCenter) is required to make certain information about privacy available to its patients. Our HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices can be found here. If we change our privacy practices, we will immediately update our HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices and make the updated version available through the above link. Any protected health information collected prior to the change will be protected by the policy that was in place at the time the information was submitted.
Website Privacy Practices
Midwest CareCenter respects the privacy of our site visitors and donors. We realize that visitors may be concerned about the information they provide to us when making inquiries and/or donations as well as how that information is treated.
Donations, Online Profiles & Contact Form
Midwest CareCenter takes every precaution to protect users' information that is submitted during any transaction or communication. When users submit sensitive information, such as name, address, e-mail address or credit card number, that information is treated as highly confidential. We protect all confidential information from disclosure to the full extent permitted by law. We may use your contact information to send further information about Midwest CareCenter or to contact you when necessary. You can always opt out of receiving future mailings at any time. (See the "Opt Out" section below.)
User IDs & Passwords
Each individual who registers to use the Midwest CareCenter online services receives a unique user ID and password. Users who elect to register on the site will use their e-mail address as their user ID and may choose their own passwords. The user password is the private property of the registered user. For reasons of security and privacy, we do not give out passwords to anyone. If you forget your password, you can request that your account information be re-sent to the e-mail address you originally provided during registration. (Note that this is an automated process, and no employee of Midwest CareCenter has access to this information.)
Opt Out or Change Your Contact Information
Our website provides users with an opportunity to opt out of receiving communications from us through an online form. This form also may be used to update contact information you previously have provided to us.
Site Funding & Advertising
This site does not host or receive funding from advertising or from the display of commercial content. Funding for www.carecenter.org is covered by the annual operating budger of Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter.
Copyright & Requests to Publish
Only your doctor can diagnose illness, prescribe medication and treat or manage health problems. Please consult your physician for information specific to you or your family. For more information about Midwest CareCenter, please call (847) 467-7423. Your physician also is invited to call for further information.
The information on this site and the Internet links provided are for general healthcare information and educational purposes only; they should not be used as a substitute for professional healthcare advice. Midwest CareCenter makes no warranty, express or implied, about the information contained on this site and the Internet links provided. Further, there is no warranty that this information will fulfill any of your particular purposes or needs. This information is being provided with all faults, without warranty, and the entire risk as to satisfactory quality, performance, accuracy and effort is with the user. In addition, third-party linked sites might contain confidentiality provisions that differ from the provisions provided herein. Midwest CareCenter is not responsible for such provisions and expressly disclaims any and all liability related to such provisions.
By visiting our website and choosing to voluntarily provide information using the forms currently available on the Midwest CareCenter site, you consent to our collection, use and storage of your information in the manner described above.
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Director of Communications
Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter
2050 Claire Court
Glenview, IL 60025-7635
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