We welcome your use of this website. This use is contingent on a number of conditions, as set out below that may be updated without notice at any time.

Copyright protection

This website is copyrighted – © 2013 Runnymede Healthcare Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The website content, including all text and graphic information, is copyrighted by Runnymede Healthcare Centre, and is governed by the provisions of the Copyright Act. “Information” includes all text, including phrases, names, facts, statistics and anything else delivered in a written format. It also includes all visual and aural elements, including logos, designs, photos, illustrations, charts, graphs, audio, video, animation and anything else delivered in a visual format.

Users may display or print website information for personal, non-commercial use only, providing the information is not modified in any way, and all copyright notices are retained. No information from this website may be reproduced, republished or disseminated in any manner or form without the prior written consent of an authorized officer of Runnymede Healthcare Centre. Specific information contained within the site may also be protected by trademark or registration, and cannot be utilized in any manner without the prior written consent of an authorized officer of Runnymede Healthcare Centre.

Social media

We know that a community thrives when everyone works together. We love sharing our success stories and hearing about what is important to you. One way we do that is by using social media. We publish regular updates in a variety of formats to meet your needs and keep you informed about what’s happening at the hospital. Runnymede Healthcare Centre is currently active on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn.

To read our social media terms of use, please click here.

Information purposes

The information that is contained within this website is for that purpose only, and is not intended to replace the advice or opinion of medical professionals. The site content should not be used for diagnosis. Please consult your physician if you are experiencing any health concerns. Online information or resources should never replace the training, knowledge and diagnostic abilities of a trained medical professional. Runnymede Healthcare Centre will assume no responsibility for individuals who choose to contravene this condition.


Information that appears within this website is considered to be reliable at the time of posting, but we do not guarantee its accurateness or completeness. Information may be updated on occasion without notice.

References and links to external websites

References within this website to specific products, processes or services, including links to other health-related websites, do not constitute our endorsement of or recommendations for these products, processes or services. Runnymede Healthcare Centre cannot control or influence the accuracy of the content supplied by other individuals, groups, organizations or associations, and cannot judge the appropriateness of this information for individuals. Runnymede Healthcare Centre will assume no responsibility for individuals who choose to contravene the conditions and recommendations defined herein.

Creating a text link from your website to our site does not require permission. If you have a link you’d like us to consider adding to our website, please send an email to communications@runnymedehc.ca with the subject “Link Request.”

Information collection

Runnymede Healthcare Centre does not collect your personal information except when you specifically provide this information on a voluntary basis for purposes such as information requests, employment applications or subscription services. Runnymede will make every effort to ensure that any information you provide will be maintained in a secure environment. However, no information sent or received over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we make our best effort to protect your personal information, Runnymede cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any data you transmit to any of our online products or services, and you do so at your own risk.

We may use your contact information to send further information about our organization or to contact you when necessary. You can always opt-out of receiving future mailings by responding to any message you receive.

Information sharing

Runnymede Healthcare Centre will not share, sell or trade your personal information to any unaffiliated third party without your consent. Any use or disclosure of your personal information will be in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Information use

This website may track and collect statistical information related to user behavior and characteristics, such as IP addresses, browser types, referring pages and access times. This non-identifiable information helps us measure interest in and use of the various areas of our website to improve user experience.

Google Analytics

This website may use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies, which are text files placed on your computer, to help Runnymede Healthcare Centre, the website operator analyze how you use the site. The information generated by cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google which has servers in the United States and in other countries. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators (Runnymede Healthcare Centre staff members) and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to access the website’s full functionality. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Runnymede has implemented Google Analytics features based on Display Advertising (Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting). Users can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings. In addition, you can use the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on to disable tracking by Google Analytics. We use the data provided by Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting to develop the site and content around user interests.

For more information, visit Google’s Privacy Policy website.


If you do not agree to the conditions outlined above, please exit this site. If you have any dispute or claim based on this site or the content contained within the site, the laws in effect in the Province of Ontario shall apply.


Runnymede Healthcare Centre receives funding from the Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network. The opinions expressed in this publication do not necessarily represent the views of the Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network.

For further information on the use of this website, please contact communications@runnymedehc.ca.