Internet Privacy Policy

The privacy of our visitors is important to the Bayfield County Health Department. We understand that visitors to our website need to be in control of their personal information. Therefore, the following is Bayfield County Health Department's general privacy policy regarding our internet presence.

Privacy Policy

You do not have to give us personal information to visit our site. Visits to our web page are for viewing only, unless you decide to fill out applications online or send us messages. We want to be very clear: We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you specifically choose in writing to provide such information.

Data Collection

In certain situations, we collect personally identifiable information (name, email address, physical address, and other unique identifiers) only if specifically and knowingly provided by you as well as authorized by you for us to collect. Personally identifying information collected will be used only in connection with Bayfield County Health Department, or for such purposes as are described at the point of collection. Bayfield County Health Department will protect personal information if and only if you decide to share any with us. Bayfield County Health Department does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information to third parties.


While Bayfield County Health Department will make every attempt to protect the personal information that you decide to share with us, electronic mail is not secure against interception. If your communication is very sensitive, you may want to send it by postal mail, phone, or fax instead.