Policies and Disclaimers
- About Links to Other Sites
- Accessibility (Section 508)
- Copyright Status Disclaimer
- Liability Disclaimer
- Database Disclaimer
- Medical Information Disclaimer
About Links to Other Sites
The CDC and the Find TB Resources Website are not responsible for the availability or content of external sites, nor do we endorse, warrant or guarantee the services or information described or offered on the sites. Further, the sites you visit may contain information that may not be appropriate for all audiences. The views and information provided on these external Website s do not necessarily state or reflect those of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, CDC, or the Find TB Resources Website .
If you have any difficulties or concerns with any linked sites, please E-mail us.
Accessibility (Section 508)
The CDC and the Find TB Resources Website are making every effort to ensure that the information available at this Website is accessible to all. To learn more about the regulations governing the accessibility of Federal electronic information products, please see HHS Implementation of Section 508 .
The CDC and the Find TB Resources Website respect the privacy of our visitors. We do not provide personal identifying information to any outside organization or any government agency.
- Why is information collected?
- What information is collected?
- What information is not collected?
Why is information collected?
We may collect a limited amount of information on usage of the Website for statistical purposes, in order to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful to visitors.
We also collect mailing address information from users in order to fulfill on-line publication orders.
What information is collected?
The information collected includes standard server log information, such as the domain name or IP address from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, the pages you viewed, the type of browser and operating system you used to access our site, and, if you linked to our site from another Website , that Website 's address. We collect this information on an aggregate basis only. Our Website logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals that actually browse the site. For example, we track which pages are most popular among visitors as a whole, but pages viewed are not identified with individual users.
When inquiries are sent to us via E-mail, we store the question and the e-mail address information so that we can respond electronically.
In order to fulfill on-line publication orders, users must submit their name and mailing address. All information submitted is considered restricted and confidential.
What information is not collected?
Unless otherwise required by statute, we do not identify publicly who sends questions or comments to our Website . We will not obtain information that will allow us to personally identify you when you visit our site, unless you chose to provide such information to us.
Copyright Status Disclaimer
CDC and other government information included on this Website is in the public domain; however, you will encounter information that is owned/created by others, including copyrighted materials and other materials sponsored by private companies or non-government organizations. Those other parties retain all rights to publish or reproduce those documents or to allow others to do so. Any copyrighted materials included on this site remain the property of their respective owners/creators and should not be reproduced or otherwise used. It is not the intent of the CDC or this Website to violate or infringe upon any copyrights. If you believe we have done so, please E-mail us and we will take care of the matter promptly.
The CDC and the Find TB Resources Website do not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed in abstracts or documents available from this Website .
This information in our database is made available as a public service. The inclusion of an organization or publication in the Find TB Resources database does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the CDC National Prevention Information Network.
Medical Information Disclaimer
The CDC and the Find TB Resources Website do not intend to provide specific medical advice, but we may provide Website visitors with access to information to better understand their health and risk factors for specific diseases. We urge you to consult with a qualified health care provider for diagnosis and answers to your personal health questions.