Web Site Disclaimer

St. Dominic Hospital's web site is designed for educational purposes. It is not intended for rendering medical advice or professional services. The information provided through this site should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem. It is not a substitute for professional care. If you have or think you may have a health problem, you should consult your physician.

St. Dominic Hospital's web site also provides links to other web sites. St. Dominic's does not necessarily endorse and is not responsible for the content of linked sites found within the St. Dominic Site or advertisements found within linked sites. St. Dominic's does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of linked sites. Your use of linked websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites.

Website Privacy Policy

We collect your IP address, the web address of the site that referred you and the site to which you exit, the time of your visit, whether you are a new user or not, the approximate geographic area from which you are logging in, and the areas and files that you visit. This information tells us something about the type of visitors we get and which areas of the site they find most interesting. We use the IP address so that we know where to send information you are requesting. An IP address is often associated with the place from which you enter the Internet such as your ISP (Internet service provider), or your company.

A website statistics service, Google Analytics, is used to generate statistics on visits to our website. These include items such as your IP address, website traffic patterns, usage time on the site and page views. Your IP address or domain name may be used to analyze this website's traffic patterns and usageand to otherwise improve performance of the site. Website logs may be analyzed and reviewed, but are not sold to third parties.

We use "cookies" to personalize our site for you and to collect aggregate information about site usage by all of our users. A session cookie is a temporary file and may be removed from the user's hard drive. Usage of a cookie is not linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Once the user closes his browser, the session cookie simply terminates. We do not use cookies to collect private information from anyone.

Persistent cookies remain on your hard drive after you've exited from our site, and we may use them for several reasons. For instance, when you give us permission to "remember" a feature about you when asked by the web site we place a persistent cookie on your hard drive so that the next time you visit us we won't have to ask you that information again. If you've given us permission to e-mail you with information we may place a persistent cookie on your hard drive that will let us know when you come back to visit our site. Persistent cookies will not contain any personal information about you such as a medical record number.

Security Policy

We have significant security measures in place in our physical facilities and in our computer systems, databases, and communications networks to strictly protect information contained within our systems from loss, misuse or alteration.

Your payment and personal information is always safe. Our Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software is the industry standard and among the best software available today for secure. commerce transactions. It encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read over the internet.

On-line Donation Policy and Donations/Donor Information

Donors’ payment information is secured using encryption and other security measures through our Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software.  It encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read over the internet.  Credit card information is collected for billing use only and is not stored or shared with outside parties. St. Dominic Health Services does not sell, rent, or trade any information with third parties and will not disclose your information unless authorized by you or required by law. We work hard to keep your information secure.
St. Dominic Health Services Foundation does keep a history of donors' names, addresses, email addresses and phone numbers, as well as donation information. We do not request or store sensitive information from our donors, such as credit card or social security numbers.
If you have questions about, or would like to review, the information that the Foundation collects, please contact:

St. Dominic Health Services Foundation
969 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216
Phone: (601) 200-6910
Fax: (601) 200-0201
Email: foundation@stdom.com

Refund Policy

Refund checks are issued on credit balances after all open hospital accounts are cleared in the hospital accounting system.