Privacy Policy

Last updated April 8, 2013

Patient Translations values your participation in this project. No personal information is gathered on the website, unless it is volunteered during the process of recording. All recordings once uploaded can be used by Halsey Burgund and Kelly Sherman in the public domain for any purpose.

The Patient Translations website adheres to the below policies in order to preserve integrity of the project.


When you visit, our web server (like all other web servers) automatically recognizes your IP address, what browser you are using and certain other information (such as the date and time of your visit and a list of files downloaded or viewed). Our web server does not automatically collect personally identifiable information, such as your name or address. We use the information that is collected automatically by our web server to analyze usage , but no one can contact or identify you from this information.

Uses for Information Collected:

Patient Translations does not collect personally identifiable information from its website and iOS application. The only situation personally identifiable information would be collected would be if users choose to provide that information to us via their recorded story – which we do not recommend. Once recorded stories are uploaded they can be used by Halsey Burgund and Kelly Sherman in the public domain for any purpose.

Visitors between the ages of thirteen (13) and eighteen (18) must obtain permission from one of their parents or guardians before using any aspect of the website, or recording their story on the website or iOS application.

Cookies: uses no cookies to track site usage.


The site does not use encryption or SSL as we do not gather any personally identifiable information nor recommend the sharing of personally identifiable information via the recorded patient story.


The Patient Translations website and iOS application contains links to several websites, including some which may not follow the same privacy policies as Patient Translations. Patient Translations is not responsible for the privacy policies of those other sites or how they treat information about their users. Users who choose to follow links from the Patient Translations website and iOS application should make themselves familiar with target sites’ privacy policies.

Changes to Privacy Policy:

By using this website, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of this privacy policy. We may change, edit, remove or add sections of this policy at any time. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our the website and iOS application. If you have additional questions about how your personal information may be used or if you have questions or comments about our privacy policy, please contact us by using our online Inquiries form.