Terms of use

This website and related services are provided subject to your compliance with the Terms and Conditions of Use specified below. Your continued use of this site will indicate your agreement to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions of Use, please exit this site promptly.

Use of this site is at your sole risk

Columbia Memorial Hospital maintains this website as a community service for your personal information, education and communication. Use of this site is at your sole risk. Neither Columbia Memorial Hospital nor any other party involved in creating, producing or delivering this website is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of access to, use of, or inability to use this website. Everything on this website is provided “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. Columbia Memorial Hospital assumes no responsibility and cannot be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect, computer equipment or other property on account of access to, use of this website, or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video or audio from this website.

General health care information only

The material contained on this site is intended to be general health care information for self-educational purposes only and should not be considered complete or used in place of a visit, call, consultation or advice from a physician and/or health care provider. The use of information provided on this site does not create a doctor-patient or hospital-patient relationship with you. Should you have any questions about any of the information found on this site, please talk with your physician or health care provider.

Copyright

Materials displayed on this website may be downloaded for noncommercial, single, personal use, as long as all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. Materials including, but not limited to, the text, images, audio and video displayed on this site may not be used, modified, distributed or transmitted for public or commercial purposes without written permission from Columbia Memorial Hospital.

Links to other websites

This website contains links to other websites that are not under our control. Columbia Memorial Hospital has not reviewed all of these sites and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Additionally, some websites on the World Wide Web may contain links to Columbia Memorial Hospital. Again, we have not reviewed all of these sites and make no representation regarding their content or accuracy.

Privacy

Columbia Memorial Hospital considers privacy an important issue. The information Columbia Memorial Hospital receives on the site depends upon what you do when visiting our site. For each visit to the site, aggregate information on what pages are accessed is recorded. This information is used to improve the content of the website.

You also may decide to volunteer personally identifying information to Columbia Memorial Hospital, for example, in an electronic mail message or by voluntarily disclosing information by completing an online survey. Columbia Memorial Hospital may use personally identifying information from you to respond to your inquiries or for other internal business purposes. This information will not be sold or rented to third parties. Columbia Memorial Hospital will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information.

If you do not want to receive email from Columbia Memorial Hospital in the future, please send an email to Contact Us, and indicate that you do not want to receive email from the hospital.

Online security

Portions of the website are available from a session-encrypting web server. Information viewed or submitted via this server is considered private by current industry practices. This technique is considered to be secure for sending or receiving information of a personal or medical nature. However, once the session has ended, remnants of the session may persist on the users' computer and on the Columbia Memorial Hospital web server. The session-encrypting Web server only protects the information while in transit from web server to user.

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