[ San Joaquin Community Hospital in Bakersfield, CA ]

SJCH Online Privacy Policy

At San Joaquin Community Hospita/Adventist Health, we are committed to maintaining your privacy and delivering a website that provides you with quality, timely information about our organization. Please read the Website Privacy Policy below to find out how information submitted on our website is handled.

To find out how your protected health information may be used or disclosed, we invite you to read the applicable Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP). These documents also describe your rights with regard to this information. If you have questions about either NPP, please contact our Corporate Privacy Official at 916-781-2000.

Web Site Privacy Policy
Effective July 1, 2004, San Joaquin Community Hospital will not collect any personally identifiable information (e.g. name, phone number, e-mail address) without your knowledge. Like most organizations, we regularly monitor trends, traffic patterns, number of visits, etc. on our site, so we can better meet the needs of our customers. This does not entail collecting any personally identifiable information.

Any online job applications we receive are shared only within our health system for the purpose of hiring/recruiting. Under no circumstances is any information contained therein shared with or sold to anyone outside San Joaquin Community Hospital or Adventist Health. If you have set up a user profile, you may update your online application at any time using your established username and password. Applications are stored in our database for 24 months from the time of initial creation.

If you e-mail us via our website, your message may be routed within Adventist Health for the purpose of responding to your question or request. In addition, a hard copy of your message may be retained for up to one year for the purpose of quality improvement. Under no circumstances will your e-mail address be shared with or sold to anyone outside Adventist Health.

This website is solely owned and operated by San Joaquin Community Hospital. No revenue, including advertising revenue, is received from any other source. If you have questions about this policy or any other aspect of our website, please contact us and we will respond promptly.