Website Terms and Conditions of Use

Website Terms and Conditions of use

WEBSITE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

These Website Terms and Conditions of Use (Terms of Use) apply to the website operated by or on behalf of SAC Health System (SACHS), including but not limited to the website located at https://www.sachealth.org (individually and collectively, the Site). By accessing or using the Site, you agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms of Use. Please read these Terms of Use carefully before accessing or using the Site. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you must immediately terminate your use of the Site.

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  1.  License Grant. You are granted a personal, revocable, limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and use the Site conditioned on your continued acceptance of, and compliance with, these Terms of Use. You may use the Site and the SACHS Content (as defined below) for your noncommercial personal use and for no other purpose. SACHS reserves the right to bar, restrict or suspend any user’s access to the Site, and/or to terminate this license at any time for any reason. SACHS reserves any rights not explicitly granted in these Terms of Use.
  2.  License Restrictions. Unless otherwise expressly stated in these Terms of Use, or unless you receive SACHSs prior written consent, you may not modify, translate, create derivative works of, copy, distribute, market, display, remove or alter any proprietary notices or labels from, lease, sell, sublicense, clone, transfer, decompile, reverse engineer, or incorporate into any information retrieval system (electronic or mechanical), the Site, any SACHS Content (as defined below), or any portion thereof. Further, you may not (i) use the Site for any unauthorized or illegal purpose or activity including, but not limited to, any activity to obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorized access to the Site, including SACHS Content; (ii) interfere with the proper working of the Site, including, but not limited to, the transmission of any virus, worm, trap door, back door, timer, clock, Trojan horse, or other limiting routine, instruction or design; or (iii) interfere with any other person’s use and/or enjoyment of the Site.
  3.  Your Acceptance; Revisions to Terms of Use. The Site is available only to individuals who can enter into legally binding contracts under applicable law. These Terms of Use constitute a legally binding agreement between you and SACHS regarding your use and access to the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the Terms of Use.

SACHS reserves the right to revise these Terms of Use at any time in its sole discretion by posting revised Terms of Use to the Site. Your use of the Site signifies your acceptance of all the terms and conditions contained within the Terms of Use posted at the time of your use. You will be responsible for regularly reviewing the Terms of Use posted to the Site

  1.  User Obligations. You warrant that you will abide by all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations with respect to your use of the Site and not interfere with the use and enjoyment of the Site by other users or with the SACHS’ operation and management of the Site. You will, at all times, provide true, accurate, current, authorized, and complete information when submitting information or materials on the Site. If any false, inaccurate, untrue, unauthorized or incomplete information is submitted by you, SACHS reserves the right to terminate your access and use of the Site. You warrant that you will not impersonate any other person or entity, whether actual or fictitious, when using the Site, or defame or otherwise harm any party, including SACHS, through your use of the Site.
  2.  Proprietary Rights. The content of the Site includes, without limitation, (i) SACHSs trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, and brand names, trade dress and trade names and other distinctive identification (collectively SACHS Marks); and (ii) information, data, materials, interfaces, computer code, databases, products, services, software applications and tools, text, images, photographs, audio and video material, and artwork, and (iii) the design, structure, selection, compilation, assembly, coordination, expression, functionalities, applications, look and feel, and arrangement of any content contained in or available through the Site (the items identified in subsections (i) (ii) and (iii) shall be collectively referred to herein as SACHS Content). SACHS Content is the property of the SACHS. The reproduction, transmission, distribution, sale, publication, broadcast, circulation or dissemination of any SACHS Content by you, or by you through any other person or entity, is prohibited unless express written consent is separately obtained from SACHS or the owner of such content if SACHS is not the owner. Any use of SACHS Marks without SACHSs express written consent is strictly prohibited. You may not alter, delete, obscure or conceal any copyright or other notice appearing in SACHS Content, including any such notice appearing on any SACHS Content you are permitted to download, transmit, display, print, or reproduce from the Site.
  3.  Responsibility for Use of the Internet and the Site. Use of the Internet and the Site is solely at your risk and is subject to all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations. SACHS does not guarantee the confidentiality or security of any communication or other material transmitted to or from the Site over the Internet or other communication network. SACHS shall not be obligated to correct or update SACHS websites, typographical errors, or out-of-date information which may appear on the Site.
  4.  Medical Disclaimer. The SACHS Content is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice, or as a substitute for the medical advice of a physician.
  5.  Privacy. SACHSs Website Privacy Policy applies to use of this Site, and its terms are made a part of these Terms of Use by this reference. To view SACHSs Website Privacy Policy, click here. Additionally, by using the Site, you acknowledge and agree that Internet transmissions are never completely private or secure. You understand that any message or information you send to the Site may be read or intercepted by others, even if there is a special notice that a particular transmission is encrypted.
  6.  Patient Information. The Site, including any public forums which you may access via the Site, may contain confidential patient information (Patient Information). State and federal laws, as well as ethical and licensure requirements, may impose obligations with respect to patient confidentiality that may limit your ability to receive, disclose, or make use of Patient Information, including transmitting Patient Information to others. You warrant that you will comply with all laws that may directly or indirectly govern your retrieval, use, transmission, processing, receipt, reporting, disclosure, or storage of Patient Information. You are solely responsible for obtaining and maintaining any patient consents, if applicable, and all other consents or permissions required by law or advisable with respect to your retrieval, use, transmission, processing, receipt, reporting, disclosure or storage of Patient Information. You shall be solely responsible for your retrieval, use or misuse, transmission, processing, receipt, reporting, disclosure or storage of Patient Information.
  7.  Third Party Information. The Site may feature materials, information, products, and services provided by third parties. Any such information, including but not limited to articles, press clippings, opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, User-Generated Content or other information made available by third parties such as content providers and other users of Site are those of the respective third party and not of SACHS or its affiliates. SACHS makes no representation with respect to, nor does it guarantee or endorse, the quality, non-infringement, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or reliability of such third party materials, information, services or products.
  8.  Links to Third Party websites. The Site may provide links (including any link through an on-line banner advertisement) to other website(s) on the Internet for your convenience. Certain of these other sites are maintained by third parties over which SACHS exercises no control. The appearance of any such third party links (provided by SACHS or by a third party) is not intended to endorse any particular company or product. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to a SACHS website, you do so entirely at your own risk.
  9.  Warranties Disclaimed. THE SITE AND SACHS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED AS IS AND AS AVAILABLE. NEITHER SACHS NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, TRUSTEES, AGENTS, OR REPRESENTATIVES, PROVIDE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT (i) THE SITE OR SACHS CONTENT, OR ANY RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED BY YOU, ARE COMPLETE, ACCURATE, RELIABLE OR NON-INFRINGING; (ii) ACCESS TO THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; (iii) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS; OR (iv) SACHS CONTENT WILL REMAIN UNCHANGED OR ACCESSIBLE ON THE SITE. ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY.
  10.  Limitation of Liability. SACHS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY LIABILITY, FOR ANY CLAIM, LOSS OR DAMAGE, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, COMPENSATORY, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER IN CONNECTION WITH, AS A RESULT OF, OR ARISING (i) OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE AND/OR ANY SACHS CONTENT. In the event you are dissatisfied with, or dispute, these Terms of Use, the Site and/or the SACHS Content, your sole right and exclusive remedy is to terminate your use of the Site, even if that right or remedy is deemed to fail of its essential purpose. You confirm that SACHS has no other obligation, liability or responsibility to you or any other party.
  11.  Indemnification. To the fullest extent permitted by law, you shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless SACHS and its officers, directors, shareholders, agents, employees, and independent contractors from and against any and all claims arising from or in any way related to your use of the Site and/or SACHS Content, a violation by you of these Terms of Use, and/or any other action connected with your use of the Site and/or SACHS Content, including any liability or expense, losses, damages (actual and consequential), suit(s), judgment(s), litigation costs and attorneys fees.
  12.  Term and Termination. These Terms of Use will take effect at the time you begin using the Site. SACHS reserves the right, with or without notice, at any time and for any reason to deny you access to Site or to any portion thereof, and to terminate these Terms of Use or any portion thereof. These Terms of Use will terminate automatically if you fail to comply with or violate them. Upon any termination of these Terms of Use, all rights and licenses granted to you under section 1 shall terminate, and you must destroy all materials obtained from the SACH website and all copies thereof. Further, upon any termination of these Terms of Use, the following shall survive termination and shall continue in force: (i) obligations that accrued prior to such termination, (ii) the parties respective rights, obligations and duties under sections 2 (License Restrictions), 5 (Proprietary Rights), 12 (Warranties Disclaimed), 13 (Limitation of Liability), 14 (Indemnification), 15 (Term and Termination), 16 (Governing Law), 17 (Arbitration), 18 (Jurisdiction; Venue), 19 (Severability), and (iii) any rights, obligations and duties that expressly survive termination or which by their nature extend beyond the expiration or termination of these Terms of Use.
  13.  Governing Law. All matters relating to your access to or use of the Site, including all disputes, will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to any conflicts-of-laws principles.
  14.  Arbitration. Any controversy or claim (Claim) you have arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use and/or your use the Site shall be resolved by a single impartial arbitrator pursuant to proceedings administered by the American Arbitration Association under its rules for resolution of commercial disputes. Any such Claim shall be brought, in any arbitration or other legal proceeding, solely by you as an individual and not as part of, or as a representative of, a class.
  15.  Jurisdiction; Venue. You hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state courts located in San Bernardino County, California, USA, and the federal courts located in Riverside and Los Angeles Counties, California, in all disputes arising out of or related to your access to or use of the Site and/or these Terms of Use. EACH PARTY IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY AND ALL RIGHT TO TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY LEGAL PROCEEDING.
  16.  Severability. If any provision of these Terms of Use, or part thereof, is held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, or in an arbitration proceeding involving you and SACHS, then the unlawful, invalid, or unenforceable portion(s) shall be deemed to be severed from these Terms of Use, and such determination shall not affect the lawfulness, validity, and enforceability of the remaining provisions or parts thereof.
  17.  Contact Information. If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms of Use, please call us at 909-382-7100.