You may access and browse our website at any time without revealing any information associated with your name or personal identity (“personal information”). We may request personal information from you through the website to provide certain services. UMMC does not share your personal information with outside organizations except as required by law, as authorized by you, or as described in this policy.
UMMC collects non-personal information such as website usage, traffic patterns, site performance, and related statistics regarding your visits to our website using the tracking technologies described below. In some cases, this information may be combined with personal information to identify a specific individual’s website usage behaviors. For example, if you subscribe to one of our newsletters and click on a link within the newsletter, we may be able to identify you as the initiator of that click and track your personal progress through the website. The information collected can be used to provide you with a more personalized web experience in terms of the services featured, content offered, or images displayed. By opting to receive communications from UMMC, you authorize UMMC to capture, store, analyze, and use information about your individual site activities to provide you with a more personalized web-browsing experience while on UMMC’s website.
UMMC’s website does not intentionally collect personal information from or market to children under 18 years of age. If you suspect that we have personal information about your child, please notify us immediately.
The information collected through this website is retained in accordance with state and federal laws and the document retention policies of UMMC.
UMMC has a security program in place that seeks to mitigate risk, and uses reasonable, appropriate, and customary procedures and technologies to help protect the confidentiality of any personal information collected through this website. We periodically review and modify our security policies and procedures, as appropriate.
Please note that despite our precautions, no website can be absolutely protected against intentional or malicious intrusion attempts. Furthermore, UMMC does not control the devices, computers, or network over which you may choose to send personal information, and therefore cannot prevent potential interceptions or compromises to your information while in transit to UMMC. UMMC makes no guarantee as to the security, integrity, or confidentiality of any information transmitted to or from this website. UMMC is committed to safeguarding your information to the best of its ability, but cannot guarantee the security of electronic communications or transmissions made over the Internet.
All health and health-related information contained within this website is intended to be general in nature and should not be used as a substitute for a visit with a healthcare professional. Your health care provider should be consulted regarding matters concerning medical conditions, treatment and the needs of you and your family.
“University of Mississippi Medical Center,” “UMMC,” and associated logos, content, and design of this website are protected by U.S. copyright laws. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, display, transmit, or frame any of these materials without prior written consent from the copyright owners, except that you may view, download, display, and print a single copy of these materials on a single computer for personal, noncommercial use only, so long as (1) you do not alter or modify the materials in any way; (2) you include all applicable notices and disclaimers (including copyright notices); and (3) you do not use the materials in a way that suggests an association with UMMC or an affiliated UMMC entity. You understand that the right to these materials shall not pass to you or any other website user.