Privacy Policy

The Rhode Island Department of Health (“we”) has created this privacy policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to users’ privacy. This privacy policy describes the information we collect on the QUiTWORKS-RI  Web site (the “Site”) and what we do with that information.

PERSONAL INFORMATION
Users are not required to provide QUiTWORKS-RI  with any personal information. QUiTWORKS-RI does not obtain personally identifying information about visitors to our site unless users choose to provide such information. QUiTWORKS-RI receives personal information (such as name, e-mail, address, etc.) only from users who specifically and knowingly choose to provide such information in one of the following locations on this Web site:

  • From users who choose to e-mail comments to dana.mccantsderisier@health.ri.gov or other QUiTWORKS-RI addresses posted on the site.
  • From users who choose to complete our contact form.
  • From users who choose to complete the “Tell a Colleague” form.

INFORMATION USE
Like most standard Web site servers, we use log files. These include internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track users movement in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information. We use a statistical tracking application that uses log files to analyze user movement.

LINKS
The Site contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

SECURITY
The site has high industry standard security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Although we take measures to protect the security of the information you submit to us on the Site, we cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to us. You submit such information at your own risk and agree that we will not be liable for any damages or injury that may result from unauthorized access to your information.

YOUR CONSENT
By using the Site, you agree to the terms of the privacy policy. We reserve the right to change the privacy policy from time to time. If we change the privacy policy, we will post the changes on this page so you are always informed about what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it. Your continued use of the Site after a change has been posted will constitute your agreement to such change in the privacy policy.

CONTACT US
If you have any questions about this privacy policy, the practices of the Site, or your dealings with the Site, you may contact us at:

1-800-QUIT-NOW(1-800-784-8669) / dana.mccantsderisier@health.ri.gov