Privacy Policy

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Suncoast Hospice, a member of Empath Health, thanks you for visiting our website. Because we are committed to respecting the privacy of our website visitors, this website privacy policy statement describes the information we collect from you during your visit to our site, how we may use it and how we will protect the information which you may opt to provide. 

How to contact Suncoast Hospice:
Suncoast Hospice
5771 Roosevelt Blvd
Clearwater, Florida 33760

Suncoast Hospice can also be reached via e-mail form or telephone (727) 467-7423.

Online/Website Privacy Policy

This privacy policy will tell you how Suncoast Hospice will handle information learned about you from your visit to our website. The information we receive depends upon what you do when visiting our site. For each visitor to the website, Suncoast Hospice web server automatically recognizes the consumer’s domain name and email address (where possible).

Suncoast Hospice collects the email address, when provided, of visitors to our website, aggregates information on what pages consumers access or visit, as well as information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations.

Suncoast Hospice collects this information by using “cookies,” which are small files stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies are text information files that your web browser places on your computer when you visit a website. Most browsers accept cookies automatically but can be configured not to accept them or to indicate when a cookie is being sent.

The information Suncoast Hospice collects is used to improve the content of the website, to customize the content and/or layout of our page for each individual consumer and allows Suncoast Hospice to contact consumers for marketing purposes. Information collected may also be used for the following purposes: 

Reading or Downloading

We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site and the Internet address of the website from which you linked to our site. We use the information we collect to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.

Online Profile Updates and Donations

If you complete the Profile update form and share your personally-identifying information, this information will be used only to provide you with more targeted members-only content. We may use your contact information to send further information about our organization or to contact you when necessary. You may always opt out of receiving future mailings; see the “Opt Out” section below.

Sending us an Email

You also may decide to send us personally-identifying information in an electronic mail (email) message containing a question or comment, or by filling out a Web form that provides us this information. We use personally-identifying information from email primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your email to other Empath Health employees who are better able to answer your questions. We may also use your email to contact you in the future about our programs that may be of interest.

If you sign up for one of our email lists, we will only send you the kinds of information you have requested. We will not share your name or email address with any outside parties. 

Opt Out or Change Your Contact Information

Our site provides users the opportunity to opt out of receiving communications through a special online form. You may choose to receive only specific communications or none at all. You may also update your contact information previously provided to us through another online form. You cannot remove yourself from our database, but you can prevent unwanted communication.

If you do not want to receive email from Suncoast Hospice in the future, please contact us via our e-mail form, and indicate you do not want to receive email from Suncoast Hospice.

Use of Communications Forums

The Suncoast Hospice website has, will or may contain threaded discussions, social media, list servers and other communications forums. By participating in any of these, users agree to send and receive messages that are both proper and related to the forum topic. The following actions are unacceptable practices: Defaming, harassing, threatening or otherwise violating the legal rights of others, including their privacy; misrepresenting one’s person, background or character; Posting any defamatory, infringing, obscene, false or unlawful material; Selling, advertising or exchanging any goods or services unless expressly allowed;

Posting any copyrighted material owned by a third party. Suncoast Hospice may alter or remove any messages or postings to our site which we deem inappropriate or offensive. Also, you agree to use the Suncoast Hospice website at your own risk. While championing the proper use of such forums, Suncoast Hospice cannot guarantee that violations of the above code will not occur. 

Visitors to the Suncoast Hospice Website

All visitors to Suncoast Hospice website are being provided access to the website, free of charge, subject to the following terms and conditions. By using this website, you signify your acceptance of our Privacy Policy (which may be updated and amended at any time) and your agreement to adhere to these terms and conditions. Please check back for updates to our Privacy Policy. 

Link Disclaimer

We provide links to websites operated by other parties for your convenience only. The presence of a link does not imply any endorsement of the material on the websites or any association with the website’s operators. We do not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services provided by third parties through the Internet. We are not responsible for the content and performance of these sites. Use of linked sites is strictly at your own risk including any risks associated with destructive viruses.