Notice of Privacy Practices
Healthcare System Web Site
This Web site is an online information and communications service provided
by Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System (SVMHS) and use of this site
is subject to all of the terms, conditions and disclaimers below. Please
read them. In accessing or using this site, you acknowledge and agree
to all of the terms, conditions and disclaimers, which are intended to
be fully effective and binding on all site users.
No Warranties or Representations
Information accessed through this site is provided as is and without warranties
of any kind, whether express or implied. All implied warranties of merchantability
and fitness for a particular use or purpose are excluded. SVMHS makes
no warranties or representations as to the accuracy, completeness or usefulness
of the content on this site and SVMHS assumes no liability or responsibility
for any errors or omissions in the content of the site.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall
SVMHS, its members, affiliated entities and physicians, employees, directors,
agents or any other parties involved in the creation, production or delivery
of the site be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential
or punitive damages that result from the use of this site.
Availability of Product or Service
Despite the fact that this site may be accessed from locations where SVMHS
does not do business, SVMHS does not represent that it is doing business
in those locations, or that its services or products will be available
in any particular state, country or jurisdiction. This site is not targeted
to users in any particular locality. In accessing this site you agree
and understand that this site and anything contained on this site will
not be used to establish personal jurisdiction over SVMHS in locations
where it is not currently doing business.
Resource Links Disclaimer
SVMHS provides links on this site to other Web sites solely as a convenient
service for users of the SVMHS website. SVMHS does not exercise control
over the content of these sites or any succeeding links. The listing of
these sites reflects neither an endorsement nor a recommendation by SVMHS
of any information or opinions that may be found within them. SVMHS urges
users to exercise diligence before following any guidance or recommendations
Medical Information Disclaimer
The information provided on the SVMHS Web site is obtained from various
medical and health care authorities. If you have any concerns about specific
information that appears on this site, please contact your personal physician
or other health care provider promptly regarding its effect on your individual
health. THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS SITE IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR
PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE FROM YOUR PERSONAL PHYSICIAN OR OTHER HEALTH
It is not the purpose of this site to provide information for self-management
of a particular disease, condition or physical ailment. You should never
ignore or neglect medical, psychiatric, psychological or behavioral health
care advice because of something you have read on this site. Nothing contained
on the SVMHS site is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment
or as a substitute for consultation with a qualified health care professional.
© Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System
The information and materials found on this site are copyrighted by SVMHS
and may be downloaded and/or reprinted for personal use only. SVMHS permits
users of this site to reproduce, retransmit or reprint, for such users'
own personal use (and for such personal use only), part or all of any
document or image on this site. All other reproduction, retransmission
or reprinting of all or part of any document or image found on this site
is expressly prohibited, unless SVMHS has expressly granted its prior
written consent to so reproduce, retransmit or reprint the materials.
The names, trademarks, service marks and logos of SVMHS appearing on this
site may not be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise indicate
SVMHS' sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service,
without the express prior written permission of SVMHS.