Privacy Policy:  Terms and Conditions of Use

We know that you care how your information is used, and we appreciate your trust that we will use it carefully and sensibly. This notice describes our privacy policy. By visiting us, you are accepting the privacy policy identified below.

Northeast Indiana Genetic Counseling Center (NIGCC) maintains this website to provide information about the organization and its services. You agree that your access to and use of this website are subject to your agreement to these Terms and Conditions of Use and Privacy Policy (collectively, the “Terms”).

The information contained in this online site is solely intended to provide broad consumer understanding and knowledge of healthcare topics. This service is for educational purposes only and should in no way be taken to be the provision or practice of medical, nursing or professional healthcare advice or services. The information should not be considered complete and should not be used in place of a visit, call, consultation or advice of your physician or other healthcare provider. The information obtained from this service is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatments. Should you have any healthcare-related questions, please call or see your physician or other healthcare provider promptly.

Modifications
NIGCC reserves the right to modify the information contained on this website or these Terms at any time without notice. By accessing this website after any changes to these Terms have been posted thereon, you will be deemed to have consented to all such changes.

Privacy Policy
We respect your personal privacy. Except to the extent permitted by law, we will not release your name, street address, telephone number or e-mail address without your consent.

Warranty Disclaimer
Information accessed through this site is provided "as is" and without warranty, express or implied. All implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose are hereby excluded. NIGCC and all physicians and affiliated organizations make no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of the information.

NIGCC AND ITS AFFILIATES DO NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NONINFRINGEMENT, OR THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE) WITH REGARD TO THE SERVICE, ANY MERCHANDISE, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY SPECIFIED, NIGCC AND ITS AFFILIATES DO NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR CORRECTNESS, TIMELINESS, OR USEFULNESS OF ANY OPINIONS, ADVICE, SERVICES, MERCHANDISE OR OTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR ON THE INTERNET GENERALLY. IN NO EVENT WILL NIGCC AND ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE.

Limitations of Liability
Neither NIGCC or any affiliated organization shall be responsible for information provided herein under any theory of liability or indemnity.
The user agrees to hold harmless and indemnify NIGCC, all affiliated organizations and clinicians from any and all claims brought against NIGCC, all affiliated organizations and the physician(s) arising from the user’s use. User’s obligation to defend, hold harmless and indemnify NIGCC, all affiliated organizations and physician(s) shall extend to claims alleging acts of negligence, fault and direct or contributory infringement on the part of NIGCC, all affiliated organizations and physicians. The parties specifically intend that the provision of this section shall apply even if such provisions act to exculpate NIGCC, all affiliated organizations and physicians from its own conduct, including negligence.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall we be liable for any direct, special, incidental, indirect, or consequential damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, loss of data, or any other pecuniary loss) arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of this website, with the delay or inability to use this website, the provision of or failure to provide services, or for any information, services and related graphics contained on or made available through this website and the provision of or failure to provide the service, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Third Party Links
This website contains links to other websites. NIGCC is not responsible for the content of such websites including any changes or updates that are made to the linked website or the accuracy or completeness of the information provided on those websites. NIGCC provides the links as a convenience to you and the existence of the links on this website does not imply that NIGCC approves of or is affiliated with the linked organization or company, or its products or services, or that the linked organization or company approves of or is affiliated with NIGCC. NIGCC encourages its website users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by this website.

Health-related Information
Your access or use of health-related information means that you agree to the following terms and conditions. This information is provided to supplement, never to replace, the role of a physician or other qualified healthcare provider. You agree that this information will not be used as a substitute for professional medical advice from a qualified healthcare provider.