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Via the Site, we provide a platform for a wide variety of healthcare service providers to promote their services. We provide the Site and the Services as a technology and communication platform for the convenience of service providers and prospective customers. However, we are not a healthcare provider and the Site and the Services do not constitute the practice of any medical, nursing or other professional health care service or the provision of any advice, diagnosis or treatment. No professional relationship between a use and us is being established or intended to be established through this Site or the provision of the Services, or as a result of any communications with professionals through the Site.
No information obtained from our Site or the Services is or should be considered, or used as a substitute for, medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Users should always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health care provider to confirm any information obtained through this Site or the Services and to address personal health or medical conditions. The information received from the Site is not intended to be personal professional medical advice and cannot be considered an examination or consultation by any professional. Never disregard, avoid or delay in obtaining medical advice from your doctor or other qualified health care provider because of information that you may obtain on this Site. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem or condition, please contact your regular doctor or a qualified health care professional immediately. If you are in the United States and are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 or call for emergency medical help on the nearest telephone.
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WE DO NOT REFER, ENDORSE, RECOMMEND, VERIFY, EVALUATE OR GUARANTEE ANY ADVICE, RESPONSES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER SERVICES PROVIDED BY SERVICE PROVIDERS, AND NOTHING SHALL BE CONSIDERED AS A REFERRAL, ENDORSEMENT, RECOMMENDATION OR GUARANTEE OF ANY SERVICE PROVIDER. WE DO NOT WARRANT THE VALIDITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, SAFETY, LEGALITY, QUALITY, OR APPLICABILITY OF ANYTHING SAID OR WRITTEN BY SERVICE PROVIDERS OR ANY RESPONSES PROVIDED.
WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES SUSTAINED DUE RESPONSES, INFORMATION OR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES PROVIDED BY ANY SERVICE PROVIDER. WE ARE NOT INVOLVED IN ANY WAY WITH THE PROVISION OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICES. YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND AGREE TO HOLD HARMLESS US, OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, ADVISORS, CONSULTANTS, AND ASSIGNS FROM ANY AND ALL CAUSES OF ACTION AND CLAIMS OF ANY NATURE RESULTING FROM THE ACTS OF PROFESSIONALS ACCESSED THROUGH THE SITE AND SERVICES.
You agree that, with respect to other users' personal information that you obtain through the Site or through any Site-related communication or any Site-facilitated transaction, we have granted to you a license to use such information only for: (a) any Site-related communications that are not unsolicited commercial messages, (b) using Services offered through the Site, and (c) any other purpose that a user expressly agrees to after you tell them the purpose you would like to use it for. In all cases, you must give users an opportunity to remove themselves from your address book or database and a chance to review what information you have collected about them. In addition, under no circumstances, except as defined in this provision, can you disclose personal information about another user to any third party without both our consent and the consent of the other user.
The Site contains (or you may be sent through the Site or the Services) links to other websites ("Third Party Websites") as well as articles, photographs, text, graphics, pictures, designs, music, sound, video, information, applications, software and other content or items belonging to or originating from third parties (the "Third Party Content"). Such Third Party Websites and Third Party Content are not investigated, monitored or checked for accuracy, appropriateness, or completeness by us, and we are not responsible for any Third Party Websites accessed through the Site or any Third Party Content posted on, available through or installed from the Site, including the content, accuracy, offensiveness, opinions, reliability, privacy practices or other policies of or contained in the Third Party Websites or the Third Party Content. Inclusion of, linking to or permitting the use or installation of any Third Party Website or any Third Party Content does not imply approval or endorsement thereof by us. If you decide to leave the Site and access the Third Party Websites or to use or install any Third Party Content, you do so at your own risk and you should be aware that our terms and policies no longer govern. You should review the applicable terms and policies, including privacy and data gathering practices, of any website to which you navigate from the Site or relating to any applications you use or install from the Site. Any purchases you make through Third Party Websites will be through other websites and from other companies, and we take no responsibility whatsoever in relation to such purchases which are exclusively between you and the applicable third party.
You are not entitled to demand that we restore any removed Content.
We reserve the right at our sole discretion to deny access to anyone to the Site or Services at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, for breach of these Terms. We may also in our discretion terminate or suspend any and all Services and access to the Site, without prior notice or liability to you. In such event any Content uploaded or submitted to the Site or the Services may not be removed or deleted and we reserve our right to continued exercise of our license to the Content granted to us by you.
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You agree to defend, indemnify and hold us, our subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective officers, agents, partners and employees, harmless from and against, any loss, damage, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorneys? fees and expenses, made by any third party due to or arising out of your Content, use of the Services, and/or arising from a breach of these Terms and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right, at your expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter for which you are required to indemnify us, and you agree to cooperate, at your expense, with our defense of such claims. We will use reasonable efforts to notify you of any such claim, action, or proceeding which is subject to this indemnification upon becoming aware of it.
If there is a dispute between users of the Site, or between users and any third party, you understand and agree that we are under no obligation to become involved. In the event that you have a dispute with one or more other users, you hereby release us, our officers, employees, agents and successors in rights from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind or nature, known or unknown, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to such disputes and/or the Services.
Your use of the Services includes the ability to enter into agreements and/or to make transactions electronically. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOUR ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS CONSTITUTE YOUR AGREEMENT AND INTENT TO BE BOUND BY AND TO PAY FOR SUCH AGREEMENTS AND TRANSACTIONS. YOUR AGREEMENT AND INTENT TO BE BOUND BY ELECTRONIC SUBMISSIONS APPLIES TO ALL RECORDS RELATING TO ALL TRANSACTIONS YOU ENTER INTO RELATING TO THE SERVICE, INCLUDING NOTICES OF CANCELLATION, POLICIES, CONTRACTS, AND APPLICATIONS. In order to access and retain your electronic records, you may be required to have certain hardware and software, which are your sole responsibility.
These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us regarding the use of the Site and Services. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. The section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. These Terms operate to the fullest extent permissible by law. These Terms and your account may not be assigned by you without our express written consent. We may assign any or all of its rights and obligations to others at any time. We shall not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage, delay or failure to act caused by any cause beyond our reasonable control. If any provision or part of a provision of these Terms is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that provision or part of the provision is deemed severable from these Terms and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Upon our request, you will furnish us any documentation, substantiation or releases necessary to verify your compliance with these Terms. You agree that these Terms will not be construed against us by virtue of having drafted them. You hereby waive any and all defenses you may have based on the electronic form of this Agreement and the lack of signing by the parties hereto to execute this Agreement. Any provisions of these Terms that, in order to fulfill the purposes of such provisions, need to survive the termination or expiration of these Terms, shall be deemed to survive for as long as necessary to fulfill such purposes.
In order to resolve a complaint regarding the Services or to receive further information regarding use of the Services, please contact us as set forth below or, if any complaint with us is not satisfactorily resolved, and you are a California resident, you can contact the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the Department of Consumer Affairs in writing at 400 "R" Street, Sacramento, California 95814 or by telephone at 1-916-445-1254.
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