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Privacy Policy

Information collection
You do not have to give us personal information to visit our site. If you choose not to provide personal information, you can still visit www.mnreducinghais.org. The CHAIN Operating Partners may collect personally identifiable information (name, email address, physical address, and other unique identifier) only if specifically and knowingly provided by you. The Operating Partners do not allow third parties to collect personally identifiable information through this Web site.

Information use
Personally identifiable information collected will be used only in connection with www.mnreducinghais.org, or for such purposes as are described at the point of collection. The CHAIN Operating Partners may use this information to respond to your inquiries or requests. If you provide personally identifiable information using forms located on www.mnreducinghais.org, the Operating Partners will protect the personal information that you share with us. The CHAIN Operating Partners do not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information to third parties.

Log files
Like most Web sites, the CHAIN site collects statistical information about Web site visitors using log files. Log files include information such as Internet protocol (IP) addresses, Internet service provider (ISP), referring or exit pages, platform type (e.g., Windows or Mac), date and time stamp, and number of clicks. This information does not include nor is it linked to personally identifiable information.

Links to other Web sites
The CHAIN Web site contains links to other Web sites, not owned or controlled by the CHAIN Operating Partners, that we think might be useful or of interest to you. The CHAIN Operating Partners are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content used by other Web site owners, including those to which our Web site offers direct links. Links to various non-CHAIN Web sites do not constitute or imply endorsement by the campaign of these Web sites, products or services described on these sites, or any other material the sites may contain.

Message boards
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information to message boards that the information can be accessed by the public and can in turn be used by the public. The user is responsible for any comments made to message boards. Stratis Health does not hold responsibility for the content provided by users of the site. The CHAIN Operating Partners are solely responsible for the content it provides to the Web site.

Changes in our privacy policy
The CHAIN Operating Partners may make changes to the privacy policy. If we make changes, we will post them on our site to make users aware of those changes.