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YOUR AGREEMENT. This Terms of Use (referred to as the "Agreement") is a legal agreement between you and Northern Valley Indian Health, Inc. ("NVIH") governing your use of this website ("site").

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS SUBJECT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT. BY ACCESSING, USING OR VIEWING OUR SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE MOST-RECENT TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND YOU AGREE TO THE TERMS OF OUR INTERNET PRIVACY PRACTICES. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOU MUST EXIT THIS SITE.

MEDICAL DISCLAIMER. The information, material and content (collectively, "Content") on this site is for your general information only and is not intended as a substitute for individualized professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. We do not monitor this site for medical diagnostic or emergency health care purposes. The Content cannot replace the relationship that you have with your health care professionals. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, you should not rely on any information on this site and should seek appropriate emergency medical assistance, such as calling "911." The Content on this website should not be considered medical advice and does not replace consultation with a doctor, dentist or other health care professional. You should always talk to your health care professionals for diagnosis and treatment, including information regarding which drugs or treatment may be appropriate for you. None of the information on this website represents or warrants that any particular drug or treatment is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Health information changes quickly. Therefore, it is always best to confirm information with your health care professionals.

CHANGES TO THIS AGREEMENT. We may change the terms of this Agreement at any time. If you access our site at any time, it is your responsibility to review the terms of this Agreement each time you use this site. By continuing to use this site, you consent to any changes to the terms of this Agreement.

LICENSE AND WEBSITE ACCESS. NVIH grants you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access our site subject to this Agreement. You may use our site for your noncommercial personal use and for no other purpose. NVIH reserves the right to bar, restrict or suspend any user’s access to the site, and/or to terminate this license at any time for any reason. NVIH reserves any rights not explicitly granted in this Agreement.

The Site is intended for use by individuals 18 years of age or older. This web site is not directed for use by children under the age of 18. Users under the age of 18 should get the assistance of a parent or guardian to use this Site.

You agree that you will not:

If we become aware of any violation of these conditions, in addition to our right to terminate your access to the site without further notice or warning at any time, we reserve the right to take any other actions and pursue any other legal rights available to us.

COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARKS & TRADE DRESS. All Content included on the site, the compilation of all Content on the site, including text, documents, forms, software, images, sounds, names, logos, trademarks, service marks and all other materials, and all software used on the site are the property of NVIH, its affiliates or its suppliers, and are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. Furthermore, NVIH, as well as other marks so indicated on the site and other NVIH graphics, logos, images, page headers and titles, button icons, scripts and trade and service names, are trademarks and/or trade dress of NVIH in the U.S. and other countries.

Except as provided in the "License and Website Access" section above, and except as expressly authorized or contemplated (such as for files containing patient registration information and forms), you may not: (1) copy, reproduce, publish, distribute, create derivative works of, sell, transfer, display, transmit, compile or collect in a database, or in any manner commercially exploit, any copyright-protected element of the site, including the content and/or software on the site; (2) make any use of NVIH’s trademarks and/or trade dress; (3) frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including, but not limited to, images, text, page layout, and/or form) of NVIH; or (4) use any metatags or any other "hidden text" utilizing NVIH’s name or trademarks.

INTERNET PRIVACY PRACTICES. Use of this site is also governed by our Internet Privacy Practice, which is incorporated into this Agreement by this reference.

SECURITY. NVIH uses encryption technology during the collection of personally identifiable information to protect the personally identifiable information that we collect from you, as further described in our Internet Privacy Practices. However, we cannot ensure that your information will not be intercepted or misused by others.

If you use any part of the site requiring secure access, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.

LINKS. This site may include links to other sites, which are provided as a convenience to you and as an additional access to the information contained therein. We are not responsible for the content of any other sites or any products or services that may be offered through other sites.

ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS OF INFORMATION ON THE SITE. We are not responsible if information that we make available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. The materials on this site are provided for general information only, and any reliance upon the material found on this site will be at your own risk. We reserve the right to modify the contents of the site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on this site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to the site.

INFORMATION DISCLAIMER. OUR SITE CONTAINS OR LINKS TO VARIOUS TYPES OF INFORMATION ORIGINATING FROM OURSELVES OR THIRD PARTIES, INCLUDING OUTSIDE VENDORS THAT PROVIDE HEALTH-RELATED INFORMATION OR GOODS AND SERVICES. ANY SUCH INFORMATION, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ARTICLES, PRESS CLIPPINGS, OPINIONS, ADVICE, STATEMENTS, SERVICES, OFFERS OR OTHER INFORMATION MADE AVAILABLE BY THIRD PARTIES SUCH AS CONTENT PROVIDERS AND OTHER USERS OF OUR SITE ARE THOSE OF THE RESPECTIVE THIRD PARTY AND NOT OF NVIH OR ITS AFFILIATES. NVIH MAKES NO REPRESENTATION WITH RESPECT TO, NOR DOES IT GUARANTEE OR ENDORSE, THE QUALITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, OR RELIABILITY OF SUCH THIRD PARTY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, SERVICES OR PRODUCTS.

Endorsement Disclaimer. REFERENCE IN THIS SITE TO ANY SPECIFIC COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS, PROCESSES, OR SERVICES, OR THE USE OF ANY TRADE, FIRM, OR CORPORATION NAME IS FOR YOUR INFORMATION AND CONVENIENCE, AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE ENDORSEMENT, RECOMMENDATION, OR FAVORING BY NVIH, OR ITS OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS.

ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND HOLD HARMLESS. YOU ASSUME FULL RISK AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AND THE INFORMATION IT CONTAINS. THE MEDICAL AND HEALTH-RELATED INFORMATION ON THE SITE IS INTENDED TO BE A GENERAL INFORMATION RESOURCE ONLY. IT DOES NOT CONSTITUTE MEDICAL ADVICE AND IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE OR TREATMENT. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR SEEKING PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR HEALTH OR A HEALTH CONDITION.

YOU AGREE TO HOLD NVIH AND ITS AFFILIATES HARMLESS FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS RELATING TO YOUR USE OF, YOUR RELIANCE UPON, OR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN, INFORMATION FOUND ON THIS SITE.

NO WARRANTY. THE SERVICES, INFORMATION AND FUNCTIONS CONTAINED ON OUR SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THOSE OF ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, TIMELINESS, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE OF THE INFORMATION, FUNCTIONS OR SERVICES INCLUDED ON OUR SITE, OR THAT THE SITE’S OPERATIONS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL NVIH BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, OR ANY OTHER MONETARY OR OTHER DAMAGES, FEES, FINES, PENALTIES, OR LIABILITIES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THIS SITE, OR SITES ACCESSED THROUGH THIS SITE, AND/OR CONTENT OR INFORMATION PROVIDED HEREIN. YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE IS TO STOP USING THE SITE. USER HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT AND SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE.

INDEMNIFICATION. You agree to defend, indemnify and hold NVIH and its directors, officers, employees, agents, affiliates and successors harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, liabilities, judgments, losses, damages, costs, fees and expenses (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from or relating to your use of the site or your acts or omissions, including but not limited to (1) infringement or misappropriation of any intellectual property rights, (2) defamation, libel, slander, obscenity, pornography, or violation of the rights of privacy or publicity, (3) spamming, or any other offensive, harassing or illegal conduct or violation of this Agreement, or (4) any damage or destruction to our site, to us, or to other persons or parties.

TERMINATION. NVIH may terminate the license granted to you under the above "License and Website Access" section at any time without notice from NVIH in NVIH’s sole discretion.

JURISDICTION. We operate and control our site from our location in California, United States of America. We make no representation that any information, materials or functions included on or through our site are appropriate for use in any other jurisdiction. If you choose to access our site from locations other than California, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

This Agreement, and the rights and obligations of you and NVIH hereunder, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California. You further agree that any legal action or proceeding between you and NVIH arising out of or relating to this Agreement or your use of the site shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Glenn County, California, and you hereby expressly and irrevocably consent to the jurisdiction and venue of such courts.

NO WAIVER; SEVERABILITY. A waiver of any breach of any provision of this Agreement shall not be deemed to be a waiver of any repetition of such breach or in any manner affect any other terms or conditions of this Agreement. In the event that any provision of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, it will not affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions and will be replaced by an enforceable provision that is the closest to the intention underlying the unenforceable provision.

RELATIONSHIP. This Agreement does not establish any relationship of partnership, joint venture, employment, franchise or agency between you and us.