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AFMC Privacy Policy

The privacy of our visitors is important to AFMC. We understand that visitors to qio.afmc.org need to be in control of their personal information. Therefore, the following is our Internet Privacy Policy:

While AFMC will make every attempt to protect the personal information that you share with us, electronic mail is not secure against interception. If your communication is very sensitive, you may want to send it by postal mail instead.

AFMC is not responsible for the security, privacy, or content of any sites linked from this website.

Information in this web site does not replace medical or legal advice. Always see your physician about health-related information and treatment for any illness.

Statistical data and scientific opinions presented on this website are not intended for use by the general public, nor are they intended to supplant the independent judgment of a licensed health care professional. AFMC does not give medical care or advice and is not liable for damages arising from your reliance on information gathered at our website.

AFMC's website automatically collects and records the following information about each visitor:

  • Date and time of visit
  • Where the visitor goes in our site
  • Type of computer (Mac, PC, Unix) and the browser the visitor is using
  • Search engine used to find site and key words which brought the visitor to the site
  • Location of visitor's machine (by country, not street address)

We use “Google Analytics” to collect information about use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information.

Google Analytics employs cookies to define user sessions, which allows for the collection of data about how visitors are using the websites. Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies for data analysis.  This means that the cookies are linked to a specific website domain, and Google Analytics will only use that cookie data for statistical analysis related to your browsing behavior on that specific website.  According to Google, the data collected cannot be altered or retrieved by services from other domains. Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use (as amended for government websites) and the Google Privacy Policy. You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.

We, along with third-party vendors (including Google), use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookies) to report how your ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to visits to our website. You can read more about the cookies used by Google Analytics advertising features, by going to the Google Analytics Privacy Policy page.

We implement Google Analytics features that use Display Advertising information for Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. We use user information, including personal information, behavioral metrics, and other non-personally identifiable information to operate, provide, improve, and maintain our sites and services, to develop new content, products and services, to prevent abuse and fraud, and for other administrative and internal business purposes.

You can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising, to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics, by going to the Google Analytics opt-out page.

For more information on Google Analytics, please visit Google Analytics

Google Analytics Terms of Service
http://www.google.com/analytics/tos.html

Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites
https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/gajs/cookie-usage

AFMC does not sell or transmit any information to other parties or organization. It is solely for the internal use of improving the web site.

We want to be very clear: We will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information.

Contacting the Web Site
If you have any question about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, please contact:

Webmaster
AFMC
P.O. Box 180001
Fort Smith, AR 72918-0001
webmaster@afmc.org