EFFECTIVE AS OF 20 JUNE 2014
Last reviewed 26 June 2016
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No new material amendments since 20 June 2014.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
THE AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU (THE USER) AND MDNETX LLC (THE COMPANY)
We are in the business of collecting, analyzing, and presenting data. This information may include yours and others’ personal information. The sources and origination of this information are wide-spread. Further, third party services we use to meet our business obligations to you also collect and use your data. Therefore, we cannot and do not make guarantees. So, please take the time to read and understand our disclaimers, policies and practices. They constitute an important part of our agreement and services. In doing so, if any element of our agreement causes you concern, or disagreement then leave the website. Should you have any questions, or recommendations for improvement then please contact us.
Our AGREEMENT is this:
b. You also agree to any changes, modifications, or updates to our policies and practices;
d. Please also consult our DISCLAIMERS page for a description of other important practices and policies on how we use your information. These too constitute part of our agreement; and
e. If you do not agree with our policies, practices, and disclaimers and their binding agreement between you and MDNetX, your sole recourse is and will be to not use this site and our services.
This decision is yours to make. If we are in disagreement, you do not have to visit our website. You do not have to register or procure our services. We will be sorry to see you go, but we will understand your choice to opt out of our site and services.
1. Ownership Of The Site
All pages within this Site and any material accessed, sent or made available for use or download through this Site are the property of MDNetX (“Company”), or its licensors, other 3rd parties, or copyright owners. The Site is protected by United States and international copyright and trademark laws. The Contents of the Site, including without limitation, files, documents, data, text, copy, graphics, illustrations, photographs, images, audio, video and other visuals, and any materials accessed, sent or made available for use or download through this Site (“Content”) may not be copied, distributed, modified, reproduced, published or used, in whole or in part, except for purposes authorized or approved in writing by Company, or its owners. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose, or deep link to, any name, trademarks, service marks, logo, Content or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of Company without our or other owners express written consent.
2. Site Security
3. Accuracy and Integrity of Information
Although Company attempts to ensure the integrity and accurateness of the Site, it makes no representations, warranties or guarantees whatsoever as to the correctness, currency, accuracy, or completeness of the Site and any Content. It is possible that the Site or any Content could include typographical errors, inaccuracies, omissions, or other errors, and that unauthorized additions, deletions and alterations could be made to the Site and content by third parties. In the event that an inaccuracy arises, please inform Company so that it can be corrected. Information contained on the Site may be changed or updated without notice. Additionally, Company shall have no responsibility or liability for information or Content posted to, accessed through, sent through or made available for use or download through the Site. The Company shall have no responsibility or liability for action taken by users because of information or content gained from, posted to, accessed through, sent through or made available for use or download through the Site, or through their (the user's) use of this Site.
Any conclusions, findings, opinions, or recommendations are based on our interpretations of data and other information, much of which is in the public domain. The information provided by the company is for reference only and does not constitute the rendering of legal, financial, commercial, or other professional advice. Any reliance upon the information is at your own risk, the the company shall not be responsible for any liability arising from or related to the use, currency, or accuracy of the information in any way.
4. Access to Site; Indemnification
5. Links to Other Sites
Company makes no representations whatsoever about any other website that you may access through this Site. When you access a non-Company site, please understand that it is independent from Company, and that Company has no control over the Content on that website. In addition, a link to a non-Company website does not mean that Company endorses or accepts any responsibility for the Content, or the use, of the linked site. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use or download is free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other items of a destructive nature. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.
6. Submissions, Reviews, Feedback and other Postings to the Site
If you submit, upload or post any comments, ideas, suggestions, information, files, images or other materials to us or our Site you agree not to provide any Submissions that (1) are defamatory, abusive, libelous, unlawful, obscene, threatening, harassing, fraudulent, pornographic, or harmful, or that could encourage criminal or unethical behavior, (2) violate or infringe the privacy, copyright, trademark, trade dress, trade secrets or intellectual property rights of any third person or entity, (3) contain or transmit a virus or any other harmful component, or (4) protected health information under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. You agree not to contact other Site users through unsolicited e-mail, telephone calls, mailings or any other method of communication. Company shall have a royalty-free, irrevocable, transferable right and license to use the Submissions however Company desires, including without limitation, to copy, modify, delete in its entirety, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from and/or sell and/or distribute such Submissions and/or incorporate such Submissions into any form, medium or technology throughout the world. Company is and shall be under no obligation (1) to maintain any Submissions in confidence; (2) to pay to you any compensation for any Submissions; or (3) to respond to any user Submissions. Company does not regularly review posted Submissions, but does reserve the right (but not the obligation) to monitor and edit or remove any Submissions submitted to the Site. You grant Company the right to use the name that you submit in connection with any Submissions. You agree not to use a false email address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any Submissions. You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any Submissions you make. Company and its affiliates take no responsibility and assume no liability for any Submissions submitted by you or any third party.You agree to defend, indemnify and hold Company harmless from and against all third party claims, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorneys fees) against or incurred by Company arising out of any Submissions you post or allow to be posted to the Site.
7. Disclaimer of Warranties (See Disclaimers Page for additional information)
COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE AND/OR THE CONTENT WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SITE OR ERRORS IN THE CONTENT WILL BE CORRECTED. THIS SITE (INCLUDING (A) ANY SITE-RELATED SERVICE AND (B) ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN, ACCESSED THROUGH, SENT THROUGH OR MADE AVAILABLE FOR USE OR DOWNLOAD THROUGH THE SITE), IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” WITH ALL FAULTS, WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, QUALITY OF INFORMATION, QUIET ENJOYMENT, AND TITLE/NON-INFRINGEMENT. COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF THE CONTENT OR INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SITE.YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, THE CONTENT, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, AND LINKED WEBSITES. COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT FILES SENT OR MADE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER DESTRUCTIVE PROGRAMMING. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR IMPLEMENTING PROCEDURES SUFFICIENT TO SATISFY YOUR NEEDS FOR DATA BACK UP AND SECURITY. WARRANTIES RELATING TO ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OFFERED, SOLD AND/OR DISTRIBUTED BY COMPANY OR THIRD PARTIES (INCLUDING ANY THIRD PARTY HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS) ARE SUBJECT TO SEPARATE WARRANTY TERMS AND CONDITIONS, IF ANY, PROVIDED WITH OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE APPLICABLE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
8. Disclaimer of sources (See Disclaimers Page for additional information)
MDNetX obtains its information from sources it believes to be reliable. However, because of the possibility of human and mechanical error as well as other factors, MDNetX makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy or timeliness of its information, and cannot be responsible or liable for any errors or omissions in its information or the results obtained from the use of such information. Users are solely responsible for determining whether the information provided is suitable for their purposes, and reliance on the information is at the users' sole risk. Users should obtain any additional information necessary to make an informed decision.
The data contained in MDNetX products is compiled and processed on an ongoing basis, with monthly update releases, from free and fee-based sources, that may or may not include:
a. National Plan & Provider Enumeration System (NPPES),
b. Medicare Provider Enrollment, Chain, and Ownership System (PECOS),
c. List of Excluded Individuals/Entities (LEIE),
d. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS),
e. other US federal sources obtainable under the Freedom of Information Act (DocGraph) and provided monthly by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS),
f. Office of Inspector General, divisions of the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS),
g. and from the US Census Bureau, a division of the US Department of Commerce,
h. agencies of the US federal government, and the United States Postal Service (USPS), and other sources of information,
i. Taxonomy files, and
j. Bing Geocoding.
This list is not all-inclusive. MDNetX will make use of privately sourced data as well.
Neither MDNetX nor its investors, partners and affiliates are responsible for data maintained by these or other source providers. Not all fields in all records are populated with data. No warranty is expressed or implied as to the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information presented nor that the data structure will not be changed in the future as necessitated by source data.
9. Medical Advice Disclaimer (See Disclaimers Page for additional information)
The Company is not a healthcare provider and does not provide any healthcare treatment services, consultation, diagnosis or medical advice. The Content of the Site, including without limitation any Content accessed, sent or made available for use or download through this Site (inclusive of any information transmitted by third parties), is for informational purposes only and does not constitute professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment or recommendations by the Company of any kind. You should always seek the advice of your qualified healthcare professionals with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your individual needs and any medical conditions. The Company does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, healthcare providers, physicians, products, treatments, therapeutics, pharmaceuticals, devices, procedures, opinions or other information that may be included on, accessed through, sent through or made available for use or download through the Site. Reliance on any information appearing on, accessed through, sent through or made available for use or download through the Site, whether provided by Company, its content providers (including any healthcare providers who provide content through the Site), its clients, visitors to the Site or others, is solely at your own risk.
10. Business Advice Disclaimer (See Disclaimers Page for additional information)
The Company is not a financial institution and does not provide any financial or business advice. The Content of the Site, including without limitation any Content accessed, sent or made available for use or download through this Site (inclusive of any information transmitted by third parties), is for informational purposes only and does not constitute professional recommendations by the Company of any kind. You should always seek the advice of your qualified professionals with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your practice and business needs. The Company does not recommend or endorse any opinions or other information that may be included on, accessed through, sent through or made available for use or download through the Site. Reliance on any information appearing on, accessed through, sent through or made available for use or download through the Site, whether provided by Company, its content providers (including any healthcare providers who provide content through the Site), its clients, visitors to the Site or others, is solely at your own risk.
11. Limitation of Liability Regarding Use of Site
COMPANY AND ANY THIRD PARTIES (AND THEIR CONTENT) MENTIONED (OR ACCESSED AND USED AND ACTED UPON) ON THIS SITE ARE NEITHER RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, OR OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOST PROFITS, LOST BUSINESS, LOST DATA, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED OR UTILIZED WITHIN THE SITE, AND/OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY AND WHETHER OR NOT ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES, AND/OR LINKED WEBSITES IS TO STOP USING THE SITE AND/OR THOSE SERVICES.
12. Dispute Resolution; Arbitration Agreement
The data structures, programming, code and text materials associated with MDNetX published materials and website are protected by US and international copyright owned solely by MDNetX, all rights reserved. Users/visitors agree that materials may not be reverse-engineered, copied, reproduced or re-applied in any manner whatsoever unless specific license has been granted in writing in an End User License Agreement (EULA) or other licensing document, and in such case, only in such manner as specified in the document.
14. Revisions; General