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Conditions of use

Content (including but not limited to transmitted an stored data, on-screen reports, printed reports, text, internal and external hyperlinks, graphics, images, services, products, software/service and others) provided at this site is intended for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for professional medical advice.  Please consult your licensed primary care provider/health care provider if you have questions regarding pregnancy, pregnancy planning, child birth, general health and other pertinent or non-pertinent medical issues.  In addition, for health care providers (registered users) of PhysiciansLounge.com applications and software should consult their practice, group, organization, university, hospital or institution to ensure that the registered users have an agreement to register for and use PhysiciansLounge.com services. 


Agreement

By using this website, you agree to the terms found here.  Please review these terms periodically, as they may change without advanced notice.  PhysiciansLounge.com (also known as PhysiciansLounge.com, or PhysiciansLounge.com)  is pleased to provide you with resources on this site for your personal information, enjoyment and to obtain and share medical and other knowledge to help you grow.  PhysiciansLounge.com does not purport to be a substitute for Medical, Legal or other professional intervention, nor does PhysiciansLounge.com make a warranty of any kind in terms of their appropriateness for individual or group on-line users.  The site does not provide medical advice.

The contents of the PhysiciansLounge.com website, such as text, graphics, images, information obtained from PhysiciansLounge.com's licensors, and other material contained on the PhysiciansLounge.com site ("Content") are for informational purposes only.  The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the PhysiciansLounge.com site!

If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. PhysiciansLounge.com does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, medications, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, treatment modalities or other information that may be mentioned on the site.  Reliance on any information provided by PhysiciansLounge.com, PhysiciansLounge.com employees or owners, others appearing on the site at the invitation of PhysiciansLounge.com, or other visitors to the site is solely at your own risk.

THIS WEB SITE DOES NOT DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY PRACTICE MEDICINE OR DISPENSE MEDICAL ADVICE AS PART OF THIS SERVICE.  IN ADDITION, NOTHING CONTAINED IN THIS WEB SITE IS INTENDED TO BE OR CONSTITUTES LEGAL ADVICE, AND USERS SHOULD ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF AN APPROPRIATE ATTORNEY OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL REGARDING INDIVIDUAL QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS OF A LEGAL OR PROFESSIONAL NATURE. If you undertake any suggestions, alternatives or treatment methods displayed or discussed on this site without such supervision, you are solely and entirely responsible for it's outcome.  The site may contain health or medical related materials that are sexually explicit.  If you have any reservations regarding this material, you may not want to use this website. 


Children's Privacy

We are committed to protecting the privacy of children. This site is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. We do not collect personally identifiable information from any person we actually know is a child under the age of 13.


Limitation of Liability

PHYSICIANSLOUNGE.COM SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF USING, MODIFYING, CONTRIBUTING, COPYING, DISTRIBUTING, OR DOWNLOADING THE MATERIALS.  IN NO EVENT SHALL PHYSICIANSLOUNGE.COM BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE (INCLUDING LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE) HOWEVER IT ARISES, WHETHER FOR BREACH OR IN TORT, EVEN IF PHYSICIANSLOUNGE.COM HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE. YOU HAVE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY FOR ADEQUATE PROTECTION AND BACKUP OF DATA AND/OR EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND WILL NOT MAKE A CLAIM AGAINST PHYSICIANSLOUNGE.COM FOR LOST DATA, RE-RUN TIME, INACCURATE OUTPUT, WORK DELAYS OR LOST PROFITS RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THE MATERIALS.  YOU AGREE TO HOLD PHYSICIANSLOUNGE.COM HARMLESS FROM, AND YOU COVENANT NOT TO SUE PHYSICIANSLOUNGE.COM FOR, ANY CLAIMS BASED ON USING THE WEBSITE.


Local Laws and Export Control

PhysiciansLounge.com controls and operates this website from its headquarters in California and if need in various locations in the United States of America and makes no representation that these materials are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If you use this website from other locations, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws including but not limited to the export and import regulations of other countries.  Unless otherwise explicitly stated, all marketing or promotional materials found on this website are solely directed to individuals, companies or other entities located in the United States.

You acknowledge and agree that materials are subject to the U.S. Export Administration Laws and Regulations. Diversion of such materials contrary to U.S. law is prohibited. You agree that none of the materials, nor any direct product there from, is being or will be acquired for, shipped, transferred, or re-exported, directly or indirectly, to proscribed or embargoed countries or their nationals, nor be used for nuclear activities, chemical biological weapons, or missile projects unless authorized by the U.S. Government. Proscribed countries are set forth in the U.S. Export Administration Regulations. Countries subject to U.S. embargo are: Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Syria, and the Sudan. This list is subject to change without further notice from PhysiciansLounge.com , and you must comply with the list as it exists in fact. You certify that you are not on the U.S. Department of Commerce's Denied Persons List or affiliated lists or on the U.S. Department of Treasury's Specially Designated Nationals List. You agree to comply strictly with all U.S. export laws and assume sole responsibility for obtaining licenses to export or re-export as may be required.


Registration Agreement

While the administrators and moderators of this website and it's forums will attempt to remove or edit any generally objectionable material as quickly as possible, it is impossible to review every message. Therefore you acknowledge that all posts made to this website or it's forums express the views and opinions of the author and not the administrators, moderators or webmaster (except for posts by these people) and hence will not be held liable.

You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-oriented or any other material that may violate any applicable laws. You agree not to post any personal information of any persons without their expressed consent. You agree not to post any free advertisements in areas other than the Classifieds section. You agree not to use multiple user accounts or post multiple repetitive messages. Doing so may lead to you being immediately and permanently banned (and your service provider being informed).  The IP address of all posts and submissions is recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions. You agree that the webmaster, administrator, site owners, servic providers and moderators of this website and it's forums have the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time should they see fit.  As a user you agree to any information you have entered above being stored in a database. While this information will not be disclosed to any third party without your consent the webmaster, administrator, site owners and moderators cannot be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.


Severability

Each provision in this agreement stands independently; they are severable.  In the event that any provision herein is found to be invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.


License

You are invited to use the PhysiciansLounge.com website for your personal use, downloading or printing this information within the guidelines of these terms and conditions.  You may not however reproduce any portion of these web pages, text or graphics without prior written consent.  See Copyright section.   Registered users must agree and comply with additional terms of use set forth in the security and privacy section.


Copyright

This website is a private domain. Absolutely nothing (including but not limited to: names, pictures, scripts, documents, articles, text, style, graphics, links, flash animations, animations, logos, references, backgrounds, menus, icons, software, programs) may be copied, replicated, published, uploaded or transmitted in any medium without the expressed consent of the authors, contributors of PhysiciansLounge.com.   This site also contains material copyrighted by 3rd parties.  Pages in this site using other backgrounds, pictures, graphics and E-mail addresses are all copyright © by their respective contributors.

Every attempt has been made to credit the original author or webmaster to link, reuse, republish their work.  However the internet is a public domain, so if anyone feels that we have used his/hers copyrighted material or graphics unjustly, contact us. We will credit your attributes or remove the items. We cannot verify the accuracy or copyright of contributions by readers in the form of information, images or articles and will not take responsibility for the same.

You may link to PhysiciansLounge.com: Medical Applications and Resources.  If our sites are compatible and like minded, we may reciprocate the courtesy.   To fully comprehend the copyright notice and issues see http://lcweb.loc.gov/copyright/ 


Trademarks

PhysiciansLounge.com, the PhysiciansLounge.com Logo, and all PhysiciansLounge.com based trademarks and logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of PhysiciansLounge.com in the United States and other countries. Trademarks are adjectives - not nouns or verbs. Accordingly, a trademark may not be used alone, as a noun. Rather, as often as possible, a trademark should be used as an adjective immediately preceding the generic noun that describes the product in question.

The PhysiciansLounge.com name are not only trademarks used to identify our products and services, it also serves as our company name. When using the PhysiciansLounge.com name as a reference to the company, PhysiciansLounge.com may be used as a noun and no TM symbol is needed.  When using the PhysiciansLounge.com logo, the logo must be exactly as is and no modification are to be made to it without written permission.

PhysiciansLounge.comTM, Physicians ToolsSM, Resident Work HoursSM, Online SignoutSM, Resident Work HoursSM are trademarks and servicemarks,


Collection Copyright

From Circular 92, Copyright Law of the United States of America.
§ 103. Subject matter of copyright: Compilations and derivative works

(a) The subject matter of copyright as specified by section 102 includes compilations and derivative works, but protection for a work employing preexisting material in which copyright subsists does not extend to any part of the work in which such material has been used unlawfully.

(b) The copyright in a compilation or derivative work extends only to the material contributed by the author of such work, as distinguished from the preexisting material employed in the work, and does not imply any exclusive right in the preexisting material. The copyright in such work is independent of, and does not affect or enlarge the scope, duration, ownership, or subsistence of, any copyright protection in the preexisting material.


Submissions

You acknowledge that you are responsible for whatever material you submit, and you, not PhysiciansLounge.com have full responsibility for the message, including its legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality, and copyright. 

With the exception of data submitted to PhysiciansLounge.com server and stored in the database and/or file system by the registered users Work HoursSM or Online Signout SM, all submissions including but not limited to remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, information, feedback, data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like communicated to PhysiciansLounge.com, through this site will forever be the property of PhysiciansLounge.com.  Any such submission or response shall be deemed not to be confidential and PhysiciansLounge.com shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and distribute the response to others without limitation.  You, agree that PhysiciansLounge.com shall be free to use any ideas, concepts or techniques contained in your response for any purpose whatsoever, without limitation.

With the exception of data submitted to PhysiciansLounge.com server and stored in the database and/or file system by the registered users Work HoursSM or Online Signout SM, under no circumstances will PhysiciansLounge.com be required to treat any submission as confidential, with the exception of not using the submitter's name if a question is used in a future publication, and will not be liable for any ideas for its business and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future articles, presentations, journals, websites, graphics, or enterprises or business.   PhysiciansLounge.com will be entitled to use any submission for any commercial or other purpose whatsoever, without compensation to you or any other person sending the submission. PhysiciansLounge.com will have exclusive ownership of all present and future existing rights to a submission of every kind and nature everywhere.  

With the exception of data submitted to PhysiciansLounge.com server and stored in the database and/or file system by the registered users Work HoursSM or Online Signout SM, unless otherwise explicitly stated, herein, or in PhysiciansLounge.com's Privacy Policy, any materials provided by you in connection with this website shall be deemed to be provided on a non-proprietary and non-confidential basis.  PhysiciansLounge.com shall have no obligation of any kind with respect to such materials and shall be free to use or disseminate such materials on an unrestricted basis for any purpose. 

Links, Advertisements, Searches

We may or may not use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our web site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you.  If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please contact them. 

For your convenience, PhysiciansLounge.com links to other web sites.  Paid links are marked clearly as advertisements.   Some of these advertisements may be used as a source of funding for PhysiciansLounge.com, used as charitable contributions, and/or any other purposes as deemed fit by the site owners.  PhysiciansLounge.com is not responsible for, nor does it endorse the actions of other web sites or advertisers.  Please let us know if you believe a link or advertisement to be distasteful, illegal, inaccurate, or otherwise out of line with the values you expect from this website.

This web site has links to many other websites, federal agencies and some private organizations. You are subject to that site's privacy policy when you leave our site.  Reference or links in this web site to any specific commercial products, process, service, manufacturer, or company does not constitute its endorsement or recommendation by PhysiciansLounge.com.  PhysiciansLounge.com is not responsible for the contents of any "off-site" web page referenced from this website or server.

We have not reviewed all of the sites that may be linked to this site, and are not responsible for the content of any off-site, linked pages or any other sites linked to our site. This site assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the contents of any off-site pages or sites, or for any error, defamation, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained in any information therein. Your access of any off-site content linked to this site is at your own risk.


Third Party Cookies

In the course of serving advertisements to this site, our third-party advertiser may place or recognize a unique “cookie” on your browser.


Third Party Content Disclaimer

Materials provided by Third Party Providers have not been independently authenticated in whole or in part by PhysiciansLounge.com.  PhysiciansLounge.com does not provide, sell, license, or lease any of the materials other than those specifically identified as being provided by PhysiciansLounge.com.  PhysiciansLounge.com is committed to respecting others' intellectual property rights, and we ask our users to do the same. PhysiciansLounge.com may, in its sole discretion, terminate the accounts or access rights of users who infringe or otherwise violate others' intellectual property rights.


Disclaimer of Warranty

UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY STATED, THE MATERIALS ON THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS", ARE EXPERIMENTAL, AND ARE FOR COMMERCIAL USE ONLY, AND ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, ARE DISCLAIMED, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID.  PhysiciansLounge.com MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTIES AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY OF THE MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE WEBSITE.  ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING THE MATERIALS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE PROVIDERS OF SUCH MATERIALS.

The PhysiciansLounge.com website strives to offer reliable reference materials to individuals and professionals.  You are welcome to use this website as a resource; this should, however, not be interpreted as medical or legal advice, and does not in any way replace professional medical or legal care.  The information provided is not intended as a substitute for the advice provided by your own physician or health care provider, and may not necessarily take your individual health situation into account. You should not use the information as a means of diagnosing a health problem or disease, or as a means of determining treatment. You should also not use the information as a substitute for professional medical advice when deciding on any health-related regimen, including diet or exercise. You should always consult your own licensed health care provider for these purposes, or for any specific, individual medical advice. 

This publication is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. PhysiciansLounge.com (PL) assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in this publication or other documents which are referenced by or linked to this publication.

References to corporations or individuals, their services and products, are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied. In no event shall PhysiciansLounge.com be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this information.   This publication could include technical or other inaccuracies or typographical errors.  Changes are periodically added to the information herein; these changes will be incorporated in new editions of the publication.  PhysiciansLounge.com web design group may make improvements and/or changes at any time with or without prior notice.

PhysiciansLounge.com, our panel, consults, stite owners expressly disclaim any liability or responsibility for any actions taken by readers on the basis of  the information provided on this website.   Content (including - but not limited to on-screen reports, printed reports, text, internal and external hyperlinks, graphics, images, services, products, software, program(s) and others) provided at this site is intended for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for professional medical advice.

The PhysiciansLounge.com website tries to maintain accurate and up-to-date information.  However, typographical errors and inaccurate information are unavoidable with a project this size and with an ever changing social, legal, medical, cultural landscape.  The user of this website assumes complete responsibility in applying any management strategies documented here.  Healthcare professionals need to use their own clinical judgment in interpreting this medical information, and details such as medication dosages or laboratory normal values should always be confirmed with other resources.  As always, this website welcomes feedback to correct its errors.

We do not guarantee the accuracy and assume no responsibility for the use of information available at this web site.  Links to other Internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views contained therein.  Persons submitting material are also responsible for complying with all local, state, and federal laws, including but not limited to laws addressing libel, copyright, and trademark.   The information found within this website is provided as a service and is without guarantee.  You assume the risk of computer viruses, worms, trojan horses and other destructive code by downloading files from this website.

While this site makes reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on our site, the information you access through this site is provided "AS IS" and without warranty, express or implied as to the operation of this website or the information, content, materials, or products included on this website. You expressly agree that your use of this website is at your sole risk.   

This site makes no warranty as to the reliability, accuracy, timeliness, usefulness or completeness of any information accessed through our site. This site assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of this site. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, this site disclaim all express or implied warranties related to this site, included but not limited to implied warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

By using this site, you agree not to rely solely on any of the information contained herein. Under no circumstances, including but not limited to negligence, shall this site be liable for your reliance on any such information, nor shall this site be liable for any direct, incidental, special, consequential, indirect or punitive damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site or the materials in any site linked to this site, even if this site or their authorized representatives have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Your use of this site is at your own risk.  This site assumes no liability for any diagnosis, treatment, decision made, or action taken in reliance upon information contained in this web site or any other internet sites linked to it any way.  PhysiciansLounge.com does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of this website or the internet.

To the full extent permissible by applicable law, PhysiciansLounge.com disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. PhysiciansLounge.com does not warrant that this website, its servers, or e-mail sent from PhysiciansLounge.com are free of viruses or other harmful components. PhysiciansLounge.com will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this website, including, but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages.  Certain state laws do not allow limitations on implied warranties or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. If these laws apply to you, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations may not apply to you, and you might have additional rights.   The information contained on PhysiciansLounge.com website,  print publications, magazines, software and programs is intended to supplement the knowledge and resources of health care professionals.  THIS INFORMATION IS ADVISORY ONLY AND IS NOT INTENDED TO REPLACE SOUND CLINICAL JUDGMENT OR INDIVIDUALIZED PATIENT CARE IN THE DELIVERY of HEALTH CARE, LEGAL OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES.   

The User of PhysiciansLounge.com service(s) assumes sole responsibility for any decisions made or actions taken based on the information contained in herein, including but not limited to the therapeutic, health, legal, religious, cultural and social information and other suggestions.  site visitors are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, inflammatory, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate the law.  However, this site is not responsible for the conduct of its individual site visitors, users or registered users. Your contact with any other site visitors and any information they communicate to you or others is at your own risk.

This site cannot and does not warrant that the functions or information contained in the site will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected. This site cannot and do not warrant against human and machine errors, omissions, delays, interruptions or losses, including loss of data. This site cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from this online site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. This site reserves the right to block or remove communications or materials from this site that are determined to be abusive, defamatory or obscene; fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading; in violation of a copyright, trademark or other intellectual property right of another; or offensive or otherwise unacceptable to this site at their sole discretion.

PhysiciansLounge.com, our panel, consults; expressly disclaim any liability or responsibility for any actions taken by readers on the basis of the information provided on this website.


Software/Service Use Restrictions

Any software/service that is made available to download from the website (the "software/service") is the copyrighted work of PhysiciansLounge.com and/or third party Providers. Use of the software/service is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the software/service (the "License Agreement").  An end user will be unable to install any software/service that is accompanied by or includes a License Agreement, unless the end user first agrees to the terms of the License Agreement. Except as set forth in the applicable License Agreement, any further copying, reproduction or redistribution of the software/service is expressly prohibited.  Installation assistance, product support and maintenance, if any, of the software/service is available from PhysiciansLounge.com and/or the third party providers, as the case may be.

SOFTWARE IS WARRANTED, IF AT ALL, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT.  EXCEPT AS SET FORTH IN THE LICENSE AGREEMENT, ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT, ARE DISCLAIMED, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID.


Indemnification

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless PhysiciansLounge.com, its officers, directors, employees, authors, partners, site owners and advertisers from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including attorney's fees, resulting from any violation of this agreement.


Waiver, Release and Limitation of Liability

You release PhysiciansLounge.com, its officers, directors, employees, authors, partners, site owners and advertisers from any liability relating to your use of  this website. You waive any claims for sustained losses or damages from use of PhysiciansLounge.com. 


Website Traffic Analysis

We do not use cookies to monitor overall trends in usage and return visitors.  We do not to collect personal information about the user except the information provided in correspondence to us or as provided by residency/fellowship directors to set up user accounts.  See Third Party Cookies section.

Privacy Policy and Security


Personal Information (Data)

For registered users: we use information provided by your residency/fellowship director to create application access by registering you as a user.  We register information on individual sign-ons and log-ins, in order to verify technical issues, to troubleshoot and to identify and verify registered users who are using the software/service.   We do not share, sell or distribute your data or information to any third parties other than as outlined within this privacy policy.   You have the right to correct, withdraw and destroy any personal information we hold about you. 

Making Changes to Personal Information

To change personal information including but not limited to your name, phone number(s), password, email address, mailing address please contact the administrator at your program. 

Access to Personal Information

PhysiciansLounge.com and the entity (practice, group, organization, university, hospital or institution) you represent have access to the data collected.  The entity include administrators including but not limited to the residency/fellowship director and/or other individual/s with authorized access.  The individuals at PhysiciansLounge.com with access to this data include the administrators and other personnel in charge of supporting your organizations account with PhysiciansLounge.com.  Administrators, employees and personnel are educated on the importance of maintaining the confidentiality of this information and on the Privacy Principles on this page.

We make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process served on our Web site.

Security and HIPAA compliance

PhysiciansLounge.com has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. We have taken steps to protect the integrity of this information.  For specifics regarding HIPAA compliance, please have your administrator contact our system manager at info@physicianslounge.com

Your Responsibility

Protecting personal and patient information/data is a very serious matter.  The following serve as reminders to help protect your and your patient data:

Do not share your password with anyone.
Do not log into your account to allow access to anyone other than you.
Do not allow account access to an unauthorized party or individual.
Always close your browser when done using the site/service or when stepping away from the computer.
Always report breech of confidentiality or lost password to your administrator immediately.
Do not view patient information where anyone other than you can view the information.
Discard any printed reports appropriately and/or immediately after use.
Do not store cookies on a public computer.
Protect access to your computer using a secure password.
Contact your internet service provider for more information. 
 

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