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General Terms & Conditions
Scope of Terms & Conditions
These terms and conditions apply to your use of the Website at https://www.dhitglobal.org as well as any of its subdomains, related domains, mobile versions and mobile applications (collectively the “Site”), as well as any content viewed on the Website.
Restrictions on Use
The contents of this site are protected by copyright and trademark laws, and are the property of their owners. You may download one copy of posted materials for personal, noncommercial use only, so long as you neither change nor delete any author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice. When you download copyrighted material, you do not obtain any ownership rights in that material.
You may not modify, copy, publish, display, transmit, adapt or in any way exploit the content of the Website.
You must abide by all additional copyright notices or other restrictions on the Site.
You agree not to do any of the following while using the Site:
- harass, stalk or otherwise abuse another user or author;
- transmit or otherwise make available any content that is false, harmful, threatening, abusive, tortious, defamatory, libelous, disparaging (including disparaging of the Site), vulgar, obscene, pornographic or that promotes violence, racial hatred, terrorism or illegal acts, or is otherwise objectionable (as determined by us in our sole discretions);
- transmit or otherwise make available any content that is unlawful or infringes, violates or misappropriates any patent, trademark, publicity right, privacy right, copyright or any other intellectual property or any other rights of any third party;
- upload or transmit viruses;
- transmit or otherwise make available through the Site any personal advertising, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or offer for sale any products or services, except in areas specifically designated for such purposes; or
- violate any applicable local, state, federal or international laws, rules or regulations.
These Terms and Conditions apply only to this Website, and not to the sites of any other companies or organizations, including those to which this Website may link. DHIT Global is not responsible for the availability of any other site to which this Website links. DHIT Global does not endorse or take responsibility for the contents, advertising, products or other materials made available through any other website. Under no circumstances will DHIT Global be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage that is caused or alleged to have been caused to you in connection with your use of, or reliance on, any content, goods or services available on any other site. You should direct any concerns to that website administrator or webmaster.
Limitation of Liability
Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, will DHIT Global be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on the site, or any products or services provided pursuant to the site, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental, consequential or other damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. In no event shall the total liability to you for all damages, losses, and causes of action (whether in contract, tort, or otherwise) exceed the amount paid by you to DHIT Global, if any, for accessing the site.
The information contained in or made available through this Website (including but not limited to information contained on message boards, in text files, in products, from services, or in chats) cannot replace or substitute for the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, psychological, financial, medical, business or legal matters. In particular, you should regularly consult a doctor in all matters relating to physical or mental health, particularly concerning any symptoms that may require diagnosis or medical attention. And, you should consult a licensed financial advisor for all matters pertaining to your personal or business finances. DHIT Global makes no representations or warranties concerning any action, or application by any person following the information offered or provided within or through the Website (including but not limited to any product or service purchased, utilized or otherwise obtained from this Website). Neither DHIT Global nor its partners, or any of their affiliates, will be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, exemplary or other damages that may result, including but not limited to economic loss, injury, illness or death.
Parental Permission; Minimum Age Requirement
This Website is not directed to persons under the age of 18. Parental discretion is advised.
All content included on this Website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of DHIT Global or its content suppliers and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this Website is the exclusive property of DHIT Global and protected by US and international copyright laws.
The DHIT Global, DHIT, Digital Health Institute for Transformation, Digital Health Impact + Transformation names and other DHIT Global logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks, registered trademarks or trade dress of DHIT Global or its affiliates in the US and/or other countries. DHIT Global trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not DHIT Global’s in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits DHIT Global. All other trademarks not owned by DHIT Global or its affiliates that appear on this Website are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by DHIT Global or its affiliates.
Your privacy is important to DHIT Global. This privacy notice applies solely to the information collected by this Website. Below are terms and conditions regarding the collection and use of this data:
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
DHIT Global is the sole owner of the information collected on this Website. DHIT Global only has access to and collects information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of future outreach from DHIT Global at any time. You can do this at any time by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link in any outreach email or by contacting DHIT Global directly using the form on the following webpage: https://www.dhitglobal.org/contact/
You may also use the above form to learn what data DHIT Global has about you, change or correct any data DHIT Global has about you, request that DHIT Global delete any data about you, or express a concern you have about DHIT Global’s use of your data.
DHIT Global take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the Website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever DHIT Global collects sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the Webpage.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
DHIT Global does not use this Website to collect or store any protected health information (PHI) as defined by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
This Website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other such sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time our Website requests information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age range). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this Site.
Subject to Change
These terms and conditions are subject to change without individual notice and was last updated on April 15, 2020. If you have any questions, you may contact the website administrator or the webmaster.
You can contact DHIT Global using the form on the following webpage: https://www.dhitglobal.org/contact/