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Personal Information

Personal information is any information that can be used to distinguish, identify or contact a specific individual. This information can include an individual's opinions or beliefs, as well as facts about, or related to, the individual. Business contact information and certain publicly available information, such as names, addresses and telephone numbers as published in telephone directories, are not considered personal information.

Privacy Practices

The McGill University Health Centre respects the privacy of our partners; we do not sell, rent, or trade our donor and buyer lists. We collect, use and disclose personal information only for the purpose of processing purchases and keeping our community informed about the activities of the hospital and Foundations, and to ask for their support in our mission to improve our community's health. Anyone from whom we collect information can expect that it will be carefully protected and that any use of this information is subject to consent.

Our employees sign confidentiality agreements and safeguards are in place to ensure that the information is not accessed, disclosed or shared more widely than is necessary to achieve the purpose for which it was gathered. We also take measures to ensure the integrity of this information is maintained and to prevent it being lost or destroyed. Individuals may access their personal information at any time to ensure that it is correct and current or to edit it.


The information on this website is provided as a courtesy by the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) in Montreal. It is intended to provide general information about the McGill University Health Centre to assist our readers to locate health care resources within the MUHC.

The information provided through the MUHC Website is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, assessment and evaluation. We encourage our readers to seek and consult with qualified health care professionals for answers to personal medical questions.

Any links from the MUHC website do not imply recommendations or endorsements of products or services. Material on this site is protected by copyright law. By using the MUHC web site, you acknowledge and agree to the terms of this Disclaimer Policy. We reserve the right to modify these terms and policies .