Privacy Policy

By accessing or using any web site operated by the Center for Connected Health Policy (CCHP), you agree to be bound by this privacy policy and also by our terms of use. The CCHP privacy policy covers the Center for Connected Health Policy web site. The following statement will help you understand how CCHP collects, uses, and safeguards the personal information you may provide on our web site.

Unregistered Users

If you are not registered for the Center's mailing list, then we do not collect any personally identifiable information about you. We do log your IP address (the Internet address of your computer) to give us an idea of which pages of our Web sites you visit, how long you spend there, which files you download, and the type of computer and operating system you use. We aggregate this information to determine which parts of the sites are being visited most frequently, and which files are being downloaded most often. We collect data on your computer type and operating system to make sure our Web sites work well with a wide variety of hardware and software. We do not link your IP address to any personally identifiable data.

Email List Users

Those who sign up to be on CCHP's mailing list must provide their name and email address. We also ask for a your organization's name and your title. This information is kept strictly confidential. CCHP's use of this information is strictly limited. We do not share any information with any other organization. We do not keep personally identifiable information on user activity on our web site. CCHP sends emails to registered users announcing new publications, requests for proposals, Web site launches, or other CCHP activities. If a registered user receives a text-format email, we do not track how you use it. If a user receives an HTML-format email, we track whether the email was opened and which links the user clicked on, if any. We use this information to determine the efficacy of our public outreach. At any time, a registered user may unsubscribe from the email list by clicking the "unsubscribe" button in any email, or by updating the user's profile by clicking the “Subscribe to Alerts and News” button at www.cchpca.org.

Use of Cookies

"Cookies" are small text files a web site can put on a user's computer to recognize repeat visitors. CCHP does not use cookies. To improve our web site, CCHP uses a third-party vendor to help analyze web site traffic. No personally identifiable information is ever shared with the third-party vendor.

Information Use

Before submitting any personal information, we advise you that the information submitted will only be used by CCHP to keep you apprised of new publications, requests for proposals (RFPs), upcoming events, and other CCHP-related activities. We will not sell your information or share it with any third party. CCHP does not contract with any advertising or marketing agencies to gather individual or group profile information on our visitors based on their personal profile. CCHP does not host or target for-profit advertising to visitors. CCHP does promote the work of the Center, as well as its contractors and partners, on its site.

Security of Information

The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted industry standards to protect the information submitted to us, both during transmission and once we receive it. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100 percent secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information in our possession, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you have any questions about security on our web site, you can email info [at] cchpca.org.">info [at] cchpca.org.

Non-CCHP Web Sites

The Web site listed in this privacy policy is owned and operated by the Center for Connected Health Policy.

View or Modify Your Profile

If you have signed up to be on CCHP's mailing list, you may view or modify your profile at any time by clicking the “Subscribe to Alerts and News” button at www.cchpca.org.

Commitment to Privacy

CCHP strongly supports initiatives to safeguard the privacy of personal information on the Internet. This privacy statement is subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Last updated January 2017.