KU Medical Center's Privacy Statement

Notice of Privacy Practices for Patients at KU Medical Center

Our Notice of Privacy Practices (115k Acrobat file) details the way in which medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.

Online Privacy

The University of Kansas Medical Center respects the privacy of visitors to our web site. No attempt is made to collect or preserve personal data about our users.

Activity data is collected throughout the web site. This data includes only the visitor's subdomain, browser version, operating system, and which pages are accessed. Such information is gathered for statistical purposes but may be reviewed in the course of site maintenance, system troubleshooting, or security management. Visitors to the site are not personally identified with the above statistics.

Several applications within the web site use cookies to retrieve and customize the information requested by users. Most cookies are anonymous; they do not reveal your personal identity. Some web applications on the KUMC web site use cookies to authenticate repeat visitors as a convenience, and may be turned off or deleted by the visitor.

Certain forms on our site solicit personal information when necessary to provide specific services, such as fulfilling library requests. Confidential information, such as credit card numbers and patient information, use SSL (secure socket layers) to safeguard your personal data against interception during transmission. All of the data collected via our web forms is confidential and internal to employees of the University. At no time will the University sell or distribute personal information to a third party.

Questions regarding this privacy statement or the practices of this site may be submitted to internetdev@kumc.edu.

Last modified: Jun 12, 2014