Internet Privacy

Georgia Cancer Specialists Recognizes the Importance of on-line Privacy.

Providing Visitors with Anonymous Access

Users can browse our Web site without disclosing personal data subject to the specific policies and provisions set forth below. Users always have the option not to provide personal data that may be requested on our Web site. We do collect technical information such as browser type. This information is analyzed in aggregate form to help us improve the Web site for users. Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, Georgia Cancer Specialists may share personal data that are disclosed with consultants and affiliates for internal business purposes and may divulge personal data if such data is subpoenaed, or if Georgia Cancer Specialists believes that such disclosure may be required by law. It is Georgia Cancer Specialists' policy to not share personal data with 3rd parties.

Cookies

A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user's hard drive containing information useful for the user's Web interactions. We do not use cookies.

Information Request/Guest Book

If a user wishes to request information, or sign the guest book, we ask for contact information such as name, address, and e-mail address. Participation and the provision of such information are entirely voluntary. Note that such information is not shared with 3rd parties.

Technical Feedback

We may request technical information regarding the operation and functioning of our Web site from users via surveys. Participation is completely voluntary and the user has a choice whether or not to disclose any information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and e-mail), and demographic information (such as zip code and age). Technical feedback received is used to respond to the user's question or comment and to improve our Web site. Personally identifiable data submitted by the user for this purpose is not used for other purposes.

Links

Our Web site contains links to other Web sites. Georgia Cancer Specialists is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other Web sites. Web sites maintained by third parties may collect information and use it in a way inconsistent with this privacy statement. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our Web site, to read the privacy statements of each Web site they visit. Web sites maintained by third parties may also refer to products, processes, or services of The Georgia Cancer Specialists; unless we have provided explicit authority, such references in no way indicate our endorsement, recommendation or preference.

Changes

Georgia Cancer Specialists reserves the right to change this privacy statement at any time. We will use data in accordance with the privacy statement under which any data has been collected.

Georgia Cancer Specialists is a national leader in advanced cancer treatment and research. GCS’s 44 physicians provide care in 26 Northside Hospital Cancer Institute locations across Metro Atlanta, North and Central Georgia. GCS is The Cancer Answer®.

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