Social Media Policy

Thank you for participating on one of Mary Greeley Medical Center’s social media sites. We ask that you treat others with respect, even if disagreements occur. Please do not post material that could be considered an infringement on the rights of others. Mary Greeley Medical Center reserves the right to delete postings, or block users, that it deems to be slanderous, obscene, soliciting or threatening. If you find inappropriate content on one of our social media sites, please notify an administrator immediately. Mary Greeley Medical Center is not responsible for inappropriate content submitted by other users.

Remember that these are public forums and whatever information you share will be viewed by others. Consider this carefully before posting detailed personal medical information such as conditions or room numbers. We caution you against posting any information that could make you vulnerable to financial or medical identity theft, such as your financial information or your insurance number. Even if your privacy settings are set to the maximum, never assume anything you post is private.

Mary Greeley Medical Center has no control over the policies and practices of these third party sites. Once you leave www.mgmc.org, you are subject to the policies of those sites.

The information provided by Mary Greeley Medical Center on these platforms is intended for educational purposes only. It is not intended as an endorsement, or a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Please note that Mary Greeley Medical Center cannot provide patient-specific information in responses to posts made about patient status or treatment provided at our hospitals or clinics due to federal privacy regulations (HIPAA). 

By posting information to one of the social media sites you agree be responsible for the information you post and use the sites in a responsible manner that is respectful of others.

If you have comments or suggestions please email us at yourheatlh.media@mgmc.com, or call 515-239-2038 to speak to someone in Mary Greeley Medical Center’s Marketing and Community Relations Department.

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