The privacy of our customers is important to the Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality (OFMQ). To ensure your privacy as a visitor to our website, OFMQ has the following policy:
Data Collection
You do not have to give us personal information to visit our sites. If you choose not to provide personal information, you can still visit most pages. We may collect personally identifiable information (name, e-mail address, physical address, and other unique identifiers) only if specifically and knowingly provided by you. Personally identifying information will be used only in as described at the point of collection.
By submitting personal information to OFMQ via our website, you are authorizing us to use the information. We use your information to respond to your inquiries and requests for materials, to register you for events and to place you in our employment pool. We may also use this information to keep your informed about our programs, news and other timely information. You always have the option to opt out of receiving communications from OFMQ, either via e-mail notification, in writing or by contacting us by phone.
OFMQ may collect information from health care providers seeking to participate or participating in quality improvement programs funded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. In such cases, OFMQ may be required to share that information with CMS. In all other cases, we do not disclose, give, sell or transfer any personal information to third parties. If we share demographic or other information with third parties, we will give them aggregate information only.

Some information collected is used to analyze use of our website and to help us improve our site. We do not use any of the information to identify or track individual visitors, nor do we sell or transmit any website tracking information to other parties. 

Do we use cookies?
The term "cookie" describes a file that is saved on your computer's hard drive by a website. Cookies that stay on the hard drive and can be used after you end your session on a website are called "persistent cookies." OFMQ may and could use persistent cookies. The term "session cookies" refers to temporary files that are used to enhance your visit to the website, and are deleted after you end the session. OFMQ may and could use session cookies, but they are not retained and they do not track personal information of any kind.

No Liability for Acts of Third Parties
OFMQ accepts no responsibility for the contents or the privacy policies of any other websites linked from this site. The contents of this site do not necessarily reflect the policies of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). OFMQ complies with all state and federal statutes regulating the use of personal medical information.

Website Secured Areas
Some areas of our website are secured with a login and password to provide information to authorized users only. Please keep your password confidential and do not share it with outside entities. OFMQ may change login and password information from time to time as an added measure of security or for other reasons. We will notify users when we make changes of this nature.

Notification of Changes to Policy
OFMQ reserves the right to amend this policy as necessary, without prior notice. If the privacy policy is changed, those changes will be posted on the website.

While OFMQ will make every attempt to protect the personal information that you share with us, electronic mail is not secure and should not be used for the transport of confidential or sensitive information.  Accessibility

This website has been designed to comply with Section 508 of the U.S. Rehabilitation Act, which requires that all individuals with disabilities have access to and use of information and data comparable to that provided to individuals without disabilities, unless an undue burden would be imposed. Information available on this website should be accessible via screen readers and other accessibility tools, according to the guidelines set forth by software and Internet application creators.  
If you are using assistive technology and experience difficulty in accessing information on this site, please contact us at the e-mail address, telephone number or mailing address below. Please note the nature of the accessibility problem, the URLs of any specific pages or documents involved and your contact information. We will respond to you promptly.
Attn: Webmaster/Communications
Oklahoma Foundation for Medical Quality
515 Central Park Drive
Ste 101
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

Information provided in this site is made available as a public service only and should not be relied upon as medical or legal advice. Some of the information included in this site was obtained through work performed under a contract with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Any links to other organizations contained on this site are for informational purposes only and do not imply endorsement by OFMQ or CMS.