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Privacy Policy and Disclaimer Statement

If you use or visit this web site, you agree to abide by this statement.  

Please read this statement carefully.  The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital reserves the right to make changes to the web site and to modify this privacy policy and disclaimer statement at any time.  Therefore, you should check this statement frequently to review the then-current policies because they are binding on you.  Any unauthorized use or violation of this statement automatically terminates the permission granted by the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital to visit and use the web site.

 DISCLAIMER  

THE CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL WEB SITE, ITS CONTENTS AND PROGRAMS, IS PROVIDED FOR INFORMATIONAL AND EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY AND IS NOT INTENDED AS MEDICAL ADVICE NOR IS IT INTENDED TO CREATE ANY PHYSICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP. THE CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THESE MATERIALS FOR ANY PURPOSE. THESE MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE INFORMATION, TEXT, GRAPHICS, LINKS AND OTHER ITEMS CONTAINED WITHIN THESE MATERIALS OR ON ANY OTHER SERVER. THE CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHICH MAY RESULTS FROM USE OF THESE MATERIALS OR WEB SITE. 

PRIVACY POLICY 

The information contained in these materials and web site are intended for general information purposes only, are not confidential, and are not in response to an individual’s actual or potential health problems or an individual’s particular set of circumstances. Further, this information should not be used as a substitute for consulting with your personal physician. 

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital may make changes to the web site, or the products and services described within the web site, at any time without notice. The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital makes not commitment to update the information contained herein. 

What we collect:

Information volunteered by the visitor, such as e-mail address, survey information and/or site registrations.

Aggregate information on what pages visitors access or visit

User-specific information on what pages visitors access or visit 

What we do with the information we collect:

Compile aggregate information, for statistical purposes, on what pages visitors access or visit. We use this information to improve the site content and to review internally.

If you supply us with your postal address online you will receive the information for which you provided us your address.

If you supply us with your telephone numbers online you may receive telephone contact from us with information regarding requests you have submitted online.

Information is not shared with any other third party organizations. 

Notice To Children Under The Age Of 13 And Their Parents Or Legal Guardians

THIS WEB SITE IS ONLY INTENDED FOR ADULTS.  THE CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL DOES NOT KNOWINGLY COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13.  IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 13 PLEASE DO NOT SEND THE CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS, NAME AND/OR CONTACT INFORMATION.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO CONTACT THE CHARLOTTE HUNGERFORD HOSPITAL PLEASE DO SO THROUGH YOUR PARENTS OR LEGAL GUARDIANS.  

Copyright and Trademark Information: All content provided by the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital on this web site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, digital downloads, and software is the property of the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital or its content suppliers and is protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws.  The compilation of all content on this web site is the exclusive property of the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital and is protected by intellectual property laws.  All software used on this web site is the property of the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital or its software suppliers and protected by intellectual property laws. 

This web site or any portion of this web site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, visited or otherwise exploited for commercial purposes without the express written consent of the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital.  You agree to use this web site only for lawful purposes, and you acknowledge that your failure to do so may subject you to civil or criminal liability.  You are responsible for ensuring that any materials you post or submit to this web site or a discussion area via email or otherwise do not violate the copyright, trademark, trade secret or other personal or proprietary rights of any third party.  

Web site Links: This web site may provide links or references to third party web sites, including links to third party web sites if you choose to make a payment.  The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital is not responsible for any information you choose to provide to those third party web sites; any information, products or services you obtain on those third party web sites, or any damages arising from your access to or use of those third party web sites.  Any links to third party web sites are provided as a convenience to the visitors of this web site and any inclusion of such links in this web site does not imply an endorsement or warranty of the third party web sites or their security, content, products or services.  Visitors are cautioned that any third party web sites are governed by their own terms of use and privacy policies, so visitors linking to such third party web sites should make sure to visit the appropriate pages of those third party web sites to determine what terms of use and privacy policies will apply to their use of such third party web sites.  

Notification Of Claims Of Infringement: If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any user submitted information or other content infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing (see 17 U.S.C 512(c)(3) for further detail):

(i)         A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;

(ii)        Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site;

(iii)       Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled and information reasonably sufficient to permit the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital to locate the material;

(iv)       Information reasonably sufficient to permit the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an electronic mail address;

(v)        A statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and

(vi)       A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital’s designated Copyright Agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement is:  Copyright Agent, The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, 540 Litchfield Street, P.O. Box 988, Torrington, CT 06790; email: copyright@hungerford.org; facsimile: (860) 482-8627.  

You acknowledge that if you fail to comply with all of the requirements of this Section, your DMCA notice may not be valid. 

General: By visiting this web site, you agree that this statement for all purposes shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Connecticut, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, and that any action based on or alleging a breach of these provisions must be brought in a state or federal court located in the State of Connecticut.  In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. 

If any of these provisions shall be deemed invalid, void or for any reason unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of this statement. 

For problems or questions regarding this web site, contact The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital at 860-496-6544.

 

 

 

 

(Last updated January 30, 2012)