Terms of Use

© 2008 Epiphany Healthcare Advisors (Epiphany) is a healthcare consulting firm.  The following are terms of a legal agreement between you and Epiphany. By accessing, browsing or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these terms. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this website.

Epiphany may, without notice to you, at any time revise these Terms of Use and any other information contained in this website by updating this posting. Epiphany may also make improvements or changes in the information or services described in this site at any time without notice.

Copyright and Trademarks

The website and all materials published herein, including but not limited to articles, graphical images, interactive applications, audio clips, and video clips (collectively, the "Content"), are protected by copyright and are owned by Epiphany or its licensors.

This Content may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, distributed or used for the creation of derivative works without Epiphany's prior written consent, except that Epiphany grants you non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited permission to access and display the web pages within this site, solely on your computer and for your personal, non-commercial use of this website. This permission is conditioned on your not modifying the content displayed on this site, your keeping intact all copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices, and your acceptance of any terms, conditions, and notices accompanying the content or otherwise set forth in this site.
Epiphany Healthcare Advisors and its logos are trademarks belonging to Epiphany. All other trademarks on the website are the property of their respective holders.

Permissions

All requests for licensing, reprints and other usage of material on the Epiphany website should be addressed to sempson@epiphanyhealthcare.com. We will review your request and provide you with an approval or rejection as soon as we have evaluated the request.

Certain Disclaimers

Information on this website is not promised or guaranteed to be correct, current, or complete, and this site may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Epiphany assumes no responsibility (and expressly disclaims responsibility) for updating this site to keep information current or to ensure the accuracy or completeness of any posted information. Accordingly, you should confirm the accuracy and completeness of all posted information before making any decision related to any services or other matters described in this site.

Business Relationships

This website may provide links or references to non-Epiphany websites and resources. Epiphany makes no representations, warranties or other commitments whatsoever about any non-Epiphany websites or third-party resources that may be referenced, accessible from or linked to Epiphany’s website. A link to a non-Epiphany website does not mean that Epiphany endorses the content or use of such website or its owner. In addition, Epiphany is not a party to or responsible for any transactions you may enter into with third parties, even if you learn of such parties (or use a link to such parties) from the Epiphany website. Accordingly, you acknowledge and agree that Epiphany is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and is not responsible or liable for any content, services, products, or other materials on or available from those sites or resources.

When you access a non-Epiphany website, even one that may contain the Epiphany logo, please understand that it is independent from Epiphany, and that Epiphany does not control the content on that website. It is up to you to take precautions to protect yourself from viruses, worms, trojan horses, and other potentially destructive programs, and to protect your information as you deem appropriate.
Subscriber Participation and Conduct

During the term of this Agreement, Epiphany grants to you a non-exclusive license to use and display the website, and to download materials available through the website, all solely for your personal, non-commercial use. You may not transfer, assign, sub-license, lend or re-sell the rights granted under this license.

You may participate in any forums or messaging threads offered through the website, but you agree not to post any material the content of which (i) is defamatory, libelous, obscene, indecent, abusive, threatening to others, or in violation of any law; or (ii) infringes the copyright, trademark right or other intellectual property right of any third party. You will be solely responsible for all content that you post on the website. You agree to indemnify Epiphany and its officers and employees from and against all liabilities, judgments, damages and costs (including attorney's fees) incurred by any of them which arise out of or are related to the content that you post. Forums and messaging are intended only for the personal use of subscribers, and may not be used for commercial purposes.

Epiphany reserves the right to monitor content posted on the website, and to modify or remove any messages or postings that it deems, in its sole discretion, to be abusive, defamatory, in violation of the copyright, trademark right, or other intellectual property right of any third party, or otherwise inappropriate for the website.  Epiphany also reserves the right to edit or modify any submissions in response to requests for feedback, Letters to the Editor or other commentary. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Epiphany is not obligated to take any such actions, and will not be responsible or liable for content posted by any subscriber in any forum, message board or other area within the website.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS," WITH NO WARRANTIES OR GUARANTEES WHATSOEVER. EPIPHANY HEALTHCARE ADVISORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY, AND OTHER WARRANTIES, GUARANTEES, OR REPRESENTATIONS, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. WITHOUT LIMITATION, EPIPHANY HEALTHCARE ADVISORS MAKES NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IF YOU DOWNLOAD OR OTHERWISE OBTAIN MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, SOFTWARE, PROGRAMS, OR SERVICES, YOU DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT MAY RESULT, INCLUDING LOSS OF DATA OR DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT WILL EPIPHANY HEALTHCARE ADVISORS BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY TYPE WHATSOEVER RELATED TO OR ARISING FROM THIS WEBSITE OR ANY USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR OF ANY SITE OR RESOURCE LINKED TO, REFERENCED, OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEBSITE, OR FOR THE USE OR DOWNLOADING OF, OR ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOST SAVINGS OR LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA, EVEN IF EPIPHANY HEALTHCARE ADVISORS IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS EXCLUSION AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ALL CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORIES.

Notices

Epiphany may give notice to you through general posting on the website, through postal notification or through email notification, in its sole discretion. You may give notice to Epiphany via email at sempson@epiphanyhealthcare.com, or by postal mail to: 2036 Orrington Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201 U.S.A.

Epiphany reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to restrict or block the access of any subscriber to the website, or any section thereof.
General

Any failure by Epiphany to enforce any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a continuing waiver of any rights under such provision. In the event that any portion of this Agreement is held unenforceable, the remaining provisions of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, as applied to contracts entered into and performed within Illinois. This Agreement states the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the website, and all prior or contemporaneous agreements are merged herein and superseded hereby.

Your failure to comply with the terms, conditions and notices on this site will result in automatic termination of any rights granted to you, without prior notice, and you must immediately destroy all copies of downloaded materials in your possession or control. Epiphany does not grant you any express or implied rights or licenses under any patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other proprietary or intellectual property rights. You may not mirror any of the content from this site on another website or in any other media.