Enhanced Medical Decisions, Inc. (“EnhancedMD”) Terms of Use

These Terms of Use were last updated on May 14, 2007.

By accessing and using www.doublecheckmd.com (the “Site”), you are agreeing to be legally bound by these Terms of Use.  As used herein the term “you” means an entity or individual accessing this site.

1.                  GENERAL.

EnhancedMD may change any term in these Terms of Use at any time.  The changes will appear in these Terms of Use, and your use of the Site after any changes have been posted will constitute your agreement to the modified Terms of Use and all of the changes.  Therefore, you should read these Terms of Use each time you access the Site, before you begin using the Site.  You may print a copy of these Terms of Use for your reference. You may not use the Site for any unlawful purpose or any purpose not approved by EnhancedMD. 

2.                  COPYRIGHT AND LIMITATIONS ON USE.

The content displayed on the Site (the “Content”), including without limitation all interactive responses provided on the Site, is the property of EnhancedMD or its licensors, and is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws.  This Site and the Content may be used only for your personal and non-commercial use.  You agree not to copy, reproduce, modify, display, perform, publish, translate, create derivative works based upon or store any Content from the Site.  You also agree not to distribute, transmit, broadcast or circulate any Content from the Site to anyone, including but not limited to someone else in the same company or organization, without the express prior written consent of EnhancedMD.

Only internal use of the Content is permitted, which means you may access, download, or print such materials for your personal, internal, non-commercial use only and for the benefit of any third party. You agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notice from materials downloaded from this Site or any site accessible through this Site. Any special rules for the use of certain software and other items accessible on the Site may be included elsewhere within the Site and are incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference.

“EnhancedMD” and “DoublecheckMD” are trademarks of EnhancedMD in the United States. EnhancedMD’s trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service which is not EnhancedMD’s, in any manner likely to cause confusion among customers or in any way that disparages or discredits EnhancedMD. Other trademarks that appear on the Site are the property of their respective owners.

3.                  MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY.

You may receive a password and account designation upon completing the EnhancedMD registration process and becoming a registered user.  These passwords are the property of EnhancedMD and for security reasons must not be disclosed to any other party.  You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account.  You agree to: (a) immediately notify EnhancedMD of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session.  EnhancedMD cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section 3. You grant EnhancedMD and all other persons and entities involved in the operation of the Site the right to transmit, monitor, retrieve, store and use your information in connection with the operation of the Site.

4.                  MEMBER CONDUCT.

You understand that all information, data, text, and other materials are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such information, data, text, or materials originated. This means that you, and not EnhancedMD, are entirely responsible for all information, data, text, and other materials that you upload, e-mail, transmit, or otherwise make available via the Site.  You agree that you will not use any robot, spider, other automatic device or manual process to monitor or copy the Site or the Content without our prior express written consent.  You agree that you will not use any device, software, or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any activities conducted on the Site.

5.                  DOUBLECHECKMD PRIVACY POLICY.

Data you provide and certain other information about you is subject to our Privacy Policy.  For more information, see our full privacy policy at Privacy Policy.

6.                  DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIABILITY.

THE SITE DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE.

THE CONTENT OF THE SITE is FOR educational PURPOSES ONLY and IS not intended to replace personal consultation with a qualified physician or other healthcare professional.  ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF YOUR PHYSICIAN OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL WITH ANY QUESTION YOU MAY HAVE REGARDING A MEDICAL CONDITION or drug.

IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL emergency, CALL YOUR DOCTOR OR 911 IMMEDIATELY. You should never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this Site.

EnhancedMD does not provide health care services and therefore cannot guarantee any results or outcomes. EnhancedMD does not recommend the self-management of health problems, nor does it promote any particular form of medical treatment.

EnhancedMD does not make any warranty that the Content satisfies government regulations requiring disclosure of information on prescription drug products. The Content was developed for use in the United States and neither EnhancedMD nor the Content providers makes any representation concerning the Content when used in any other country.

EnhancedMD does not make any warranty that the Content covers all possible warnings, precautions, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects that may be associated with any therapeutic treatment.  The absence of a warning for a given drug or drug combination should not be construed to indicate that such drug or drug combination is safe, appropriate, or effective in any given patient or under your particular circumstances.

Due to the inherent hazards of electronic distribution, there may be delays, omissions or inaccuracies in the Content and the Site. 

USERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE USE OF THE CONTENT ON THIS SITE. BY USE OF THIS SITE YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE CONTENT ON THIS SITE MAY CONTAIN INACCURACIES AND OTHER ERRORS. YOU USE THIS SITE AND ITS CONTENT AT YOUR OWN RISK.

 

THE CONTENT AND THE SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”, WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.  ENHANCEDMD AND ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS CANNOT AND DO NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO OR WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS, TIMELINESS, NONINFRINGEMENT, TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF THE CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE, OR THE SITE ITSELF, AND ENHANCEDMD HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY SUCH EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES.  NEITHER ENHANCEDMD NOR ANY OF ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS WILL BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY LOSS OR INJURY, OTHER THAN DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY RESULTING DIRECTLY FROM USE OF THE SITE, CAUSED IN WHOLE OR PART BY ITS NEGLIGENCE OR CONTINGENCIES BEYOND ITS CONTROL IN PROCURING, COMPILING, INTERPRETING, REPORTING OR DELIVERING THE SITE AND ANY CONTENT ON THE SITE.  IN NO EVENT WILL ENHANCEDMD, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE ON SUCH CONTENT OR THE SITE.  ENHANCEDMD AND ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND LICENSORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR SIMILAR DAMAGES), OTHER THAN DIRECT DAMAGES (NOT TO EXCEED US $1,000.00), EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.  ANY CLAIMS ARISING IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THE SITE MUST BE BROUGHT WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR OF THE DATE OF THE EVENT GIVING RISE TO SUCH ACTION OCCURRED. BECAUSE SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR DAMAGES OR THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN TYPES OF WARRANTIES, PARTS OR ALL OF THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Some drug information in this Site may be provided by CERNER MULTUM, INC. (“Multum”). THE END-USER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT such information IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND MULTUM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTEES WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED AND THE END-USER ASSUMES ALL RISK FOR SELECTION AND USE OF such information. Multum's drug information is an informational resource designed for use in the United States only and designed to assist licensed healthcare practitioners in caring for their patients and/or to serve end-users viewing this service as a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners. Copyright 2005 Cerner Multum, Inc. All rights reserved.

If EnhancedMD was to use information providers other than Multum, the results produced in the interactive responses might be different.  Because Multum’s drug information is updated on a monthly basis, the use of other information providers might also produce different results depending on how often such information is updated.

7.                  LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES.

This Site may contain hyperlinks to sites operated by persons other EnhancedMD.  Such hyperlinks are provided for your reference and convenience only.  You agree not to hold EnhancedMD responsible for the content or operation of such Sites.  A hyperlink from this Site to another site does not imply or mean that EnhancedMD endorses the content on that site or the operator or operations of that site.  You are solely responsible for determining the extent to which you may use any content at any other sites to which you might link from this Site.

8.                  U.S. GOVERNMENT END USERS.

The software and documentation available on this Site are “commercial items,” as that term is defined in 48 C.F.R. 2.101 (October 1995), consisting of “commercial computer software” and “commercial computer software documentation,” as such terms are used in 48 C.F.R. 12.212 (September 1995).  Consistent with 48 C.F.R. 12.212 and 48 C.F.R. 227-7202-1 through 227.7202-4 (June 1995), all U.S. government end users acquire the software and documentation with only those rights set forth herein.

9.                  TERMINATION.

You agree that EnhancedMD, in its sole discretion, may terminate your password, account (or any part thereof) or use of the Site, and remove and discard any Content, for any reason, including without limitation, for lack of use or if EnhancedMD believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms of Use.  EnhancedMD may also in its sole discretion and at any time discontinue providing services under the Site, or any part thereof, with or without notice.  You agree that any termination of your access to the Site under any provision of these Terms of Use may be effected without prior notice, and acknowledge and agree that EnhancedMD may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information and files in your account and bar any further access to such files or the services provided in the Site.  Further, you agree that EnhancedMD shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to the Site.

10.              Indemnification.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless each of EnhancedMD, its affiliates, officers, directors and employees, from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of this Site, the violation of these Terms of Use by you, or the infringement by you of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, EnhancedMD reserves the right to assume at its expense the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you agree to fully cooperate with EnhancedMD in asserting any available defense.

 

11.              SUBMISSIONS VIA EMAIL.

If you submit any business information, idea, concept or invention to EnhancedMD by e-mail, you automatically grant – or warrant that the owner of such content or intellectual property has expressly granted – EnhancedMD a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide, nonexclusive license to use, reproduce, create derivative works from, modify, publish, edit, translate, distribute, perform, and display the communication or content in any media or medium, or any form, format, or forum now known or hereafter developed. EnhancedMD may sublicense its rights through multiple tiers of sublicenses. If you wish to keep any business information, ideas, concepts or inventions private or proprietary, do not submit them to EnhancedMD by email.

12.              GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION.

This Site is owned and operated by EnhancedMD from its offices in Massachusetts. Your use of this Site, and any related legal action, shall be governed by the laws of The Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to conflict of laws principles. The sole jurisdiction and venue for any litigation arising out of your use of or inquiries to the Site shall be an appropriate federal or state court located in The Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

13.              ADDITIONAL LEGAL TERMS.

No waiver of any of these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.

If any provision in these Terms of Use is invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, the remaining provisions will continue in full force and effect, and the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision. 

All rights not expressly granted herein are hereby reserved.  These Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy are the entire and final agreement regarding this Site and its Content, and supersede any prior or contemporaneous communications between EnhancedMD and you with respect to the use of the Site.

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