Who we are

Our website address is: https://healthcarefoundation.net.

Data collection

If you register for our newsletter or make a donation, we will ask you to provide us with certain personally-identifiable data that can be used to contact or identify you. This data may include your name, e-mail address, mailing address, and phone numbers. We use this data to send you gift acknowledgements, our monthly newsletter, and updates about the Healthcare Foundation’s activities.


We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track activity on our website and collect usage data. This includes your computer’s IP address, browser type and version, the time and date of your visit, the pages you visit and the time spent on them, unique device identifiers, and other diagnostic data. We use this data in a deidentified/anonymous form to determine how our website is used, to detect and address technical issues, and to inform our efforts to improve our website.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Under certain circumstances, the Healthcare Foundation may be required to disclose your personal data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency). We may also disclose your personal data in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • Comply with a legal obligation
  • Protect and defend the rights or property of the Healthcare Foundation
  • Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the website
  • Protect the personal safety of the public or other users of the website
  • Protect against legal liability

We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our website, provide services on our behalf, or assist us in analyzing how our website is used. These third parties have access to your personal data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated no to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

The security of your data is important to us but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security. If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.


We may use third-party service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our website.

Google Analytics: Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our website. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. For more information, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page.

Facebook Analytics: Facebook Analytics is an app analytics service offered by Facebook that tracks and reports app traffic. Facebook uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our website. This data is shared with other services. Facebook may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. For more information, please visit the Facebook Privacy & Terms web page.

How long we retain your data

If you submit a form, the form submission content is retained on our server. This is so the appropriate staff person can follow up on your request.

If you register for our newsletter or make a donation, we will keep your contact info in our secure database, so we can send you acknowledgements, our monthly newsletter, and updates on the Healthcare Foundation’s activities. If you wish to opt out of receiving content from us, contact us any time at info@healthcarefoundation.net.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Where we send your data

Your information, including personal data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those of your jurisdiction. If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to us, please note that we transfer the data, including personal data, to other locations within the United States and process it there. Your consent to this privacy policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.

Healthcare Foundation will take all the steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy and no transfer of your personal data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.

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