Site Usage Terms And Conditions
The following terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions") govern your use of the http://www.dr-pam.com or the http://www.dr-pam.net Sites (the "Site"), and by clicking for accessing, viewing, or using the material on the Site, you indicate that you understand and intend these Terms and Conditions to be the legal equivalent of a signed, binding written contract, and that you accept such Terms and Conditions and agree to be legally bound by them. If you do not agree with the Terms and Conditions, you are not granted permission to use the Site and should exit immediately.
1. Protected Access Site:
The Site and its contents are primarily intended for use by patients of Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A.. All passwords used to access specific areas of the Site must be kept confidential. Under no circumstances should you share your password with or provide access to the Site for an unauthorized person or entity.
2. Proprietary Rights:
All material contained in this Site is protected by law, including without limitation United States copyright law. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. also owns a copyright in this Site as a collective work and/or compilation, and in the selection, coordination, arrangement, organization and enhancement of Site content. Removing or altering the copyright notice on any material on the Site is prohibited. Unless otherwise indicated, prior written consent is required in order to modify or create derivative works based upon Content. All trademarks, service marks or other logos featured on the Site are protected by law. Use or misuse of these trademarks, service mark or logos is expressly prohibited and may violate federal and state law.
3. Appropriate Use:
You may not use the Site to send offensive or disruptive material, including without limitation offensive sexual, racial or gender related material, material that violates the Association's non-discriminatory policies, viruses or other material that may disrupt or interfere with hardware or software functionality, or spam. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. is not responsible and shall not be liable for the contents of Content posted to or sent from the Site by visitors or persons, other than Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. employees, in e-mail, forums, surveys, or by any other means. Opinions or comments contained in such Content reflect the views of the author and not of Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. unless Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. expressly states to the contrary.
Users of this web site should not rely upon the web site in any way in the event of an emergency health situation. In such an emergency situation, the user should instead call 911 or his/her health care provider.
4. Contributions To The Site:
Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. welcomes your contributions to and feedback and suggestions about how to improve this Site. By transmitting any information, material, or other content (collectively, "Content") to Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A., you automatically grant Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, redistribute, transmit, perform and display such Content (in whole or part) worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed for the full term of any rights that may exist in such content. Further, unless otherwise agreed to in advance, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, techniques, and suggestions contained in any communications you send to this Site for any purpose whatever.
5. Corrections And Changes:
While we endeavor to keep the materials on the Site up to date, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. cannot assume responsibility for any errors or omissions in these materials. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. further does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links or other items contained within these materials. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. may make changes to these materials, or to the products or services described herein, at any time without notice, and makes no commitment to update the information contained herein.
6. Links To Other Web Sites:
This Site may contain links to other Internet sites, extranet sites, or sites on other networks for the convenience of users in locating information and services that may be of interest. Visitors to the Site acknowledge that these are third-party sites maintained by persons or organizations over which Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. exercises no control, and Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content, the accuracy of the information and/or quality of products or services provided by or advertised on these third-party sites. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. does not control, endorse, promote, or have any affiliation with any other Web site unless expressly stated on the Site.
7. Use Of The Internet:
Use of the Internet is solely at your own risk and is subject to all applicable state, national and international laws and regulations. Neither Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. nor its affiliates will be liable for any loss resulting from a cause over which they do not have direct control, including but not limited to failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication lines, telephone or other interconnect problems, computer viruses, unauthorized access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes, natural disasters, strikes or other labor problems, wars, or governmental restrictions.
8. Confidentiality And Security Cannot Be Guaranteed:
While this Site resides on the public Internet, we use customized, state-of-the-art software to help ensure the confidentiality and security of any communications transmitted to Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. from www.dr-pam.com. Notwithstanding these efforts, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. cannot guarantee the confidentiality and security of such electronic communications.
9. Privacy Statement:
The Site has a Privacy Statement disclosing what information we collect about visitors, how we use such information, the steps we take to secure such information, how you can view and correct such information, and how you can decline to have information about you collected or used. Go to the Home Page and click on the HIPAA & Privacy Practices link to view it. This statement is incorporated by reference, as if set forth fully herein.
10. No Legal or Medical Advice:
Nothing contained, expressed, or implied in this Site is intended as, nor shall be construed or understood as, medical advice, legal advice, guidance, or interpretation. No attorney-client relationship or physician-patient relationship is established between Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. and you by reason of your use of this Site or under any circumstances whatever. The information in this Site is for general informational purposes only. If you have questions about any law, statute, regulation, treatment, medical information, or requirement expressly or implicitly referenced in this Site, you should contact your own legal counsel or medical provider.
11. Securities Information:
This Site and the information contained herein does not constitute an offer or a solicitation of an offer for the purchase or sale of any securities. The Site may contain information and press releases about Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. and although this information was believed to be accurate as of the date prepared, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. disclaims any duty or obligation to update such information. To the extent that any information is deemed to be a "forward looking statement" as defined in the rules and regulations of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, such information is intended to fit within the "safe harbor" for forward looking information and is subject to material risk factors which may or may not be disclosed herein.
12. Disclosure For Uses And Response Times For E-mail, Electronic Messages, And Other Communications Transmitted Via The Web Site:
Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. makes no guarantees about its response to e-mails, electronic messages, and other communications transmitted through this site.
13. Editorial Policy:
Our mission is to give our members well written, up-to-date, trustworthy and accurate health related information to empower our patients to make informed and appropriate decisions about their health care needs.
The information on this web site is not intended to replace the advice of a physician or other health care professional. Always consult your physician to determine your personal health care needs.
Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. creates original content for web information and for our newsletters. We identify the subjects for the articles based upon what is happening in health care, in the federal health care environment and in the lives of all our patients.
This web site does not accept advertising nor does it receive funds from advertising.
14. Disclaimer Of Warranty And Liability:
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT: TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SITE. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE DELETION, FAILURE TO STORE, MIS-DELIVERY, OR UNTIMELY DELIVERY OF ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIALS, OR FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM DOWNLOADING OR ACCESSING ANY INFORMATION OR MATERIALS THROUGH THE SITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION HARM CAUSED BY VIRUSES OR SIMILAR CONTAMINATING OR DESTRUCTIVE FEATURES. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY MATERIALS DOWNLOADED FROM OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWN LOAD OF SUCH MATERIAL. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. MAKES NO WARRANTY REGARDING THE RELIABILITY OR ACCESSIBILITY OF ANY VISITOR-SUPPORTED PAGES OF THE SITE OR ANY STORAGE FACILITIES OFFERED BY Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A.. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE ACCURACY, CONTENTS, COMPLETENESS, LEGALITY, RELIABILITY, OPERABILITY, OR AVAILABILITY OF THE CONTENT, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED AT THE SITE. SOME PRODUCTS AND SERVICES MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE IN ALL GEOGRAPHIC AREAS OR TO ALL USERS OF THE SITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES FOR OTHER SERVICES, GOODS, INFORMATION OR ADVICE RECEIVED OR PROMOTED THROUGH THE SITE OR THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED. THIS SITE AND THE PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED AT THE SITE ARE OFFERED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS, ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A., its affiliates and subsidiaries, and all of their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives, proprietors, partners, shareholders, servants, principals, agents, predecessors, successors, assigns, and attorneys from and against any and all claims, proceedings, damages, injuries, liabilities, losses, costs, and expenses (including attorney's fees and litigation expenses) relating to or arising from your use of the Site and any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions.
16. Governing Law And Jurisdiction:
These Terms and Conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without reference to its choice of law rules. By accessing, viewing, or using the material on the Site, you consent to the jurisdiction of the federal and state courts presiding in Texas, and agree to accept service of process by mail and hereby waive any and all jurisdictional and venue defenses otherwise available. This Site is controlled and operated by Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. from its offices within the United States. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. makes no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own volition and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws.
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. with respect to your use of the Site. If any part of these Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable for any reason, the remaining parts will remain in full force and effect. You acknowledge that, in providing you access to and use of the Site, Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. has relied on your agreement to be legally bound by these Terms and Conditions. Pamela A. McQuillin, M.D., P.A. reserves the right to terminate your access to the Site in the event that you violate these Terms and Conditions, or for any reason whatever.
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