Privacy and Terms

 

Terms of Use

The Advocating 4 Your Health (“Advocating”) website provides general  information about the healthcare-related services we provide. This  website is intended for use by individuals (non-professionals) for  non-commercial, personal purposes.

By choosing to use the Advocating website you acknowledge and agree  to these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy below. Advocating reserves  the right to modify these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy, and we  recommend that you periodically review this page of our website to make  sure you are aware of any changes that affect you.

Information and Support – Not Medical Advice
The information and resources on this website are intended to help  individuals better understand [e.g. the options available for their  medical and support needs], but not to provide medical advice.  Advocating is not a health care provider or an insurance company, and we  are not affiliated with any provider or insurance company. Individuals  should consult their health care providers for all diagnosis, treatment,  and answers to personal health care questions; and they should consult  their insurers for all health insurance questions.

Appropriate Use of Website
Material on the Advocating website is protected by copyright law. Unless  otherwise stated, you may print or download information from this  website for personal, non-commercial use only, provided you identify the  source of the material and include a statement that the materials are  protected by copyright law. Reprinting or otherwise reproducing any  material, in whole or in part, is prohibited unless prior written  consent is obtained from the copyright owner. You may not use this  website for any illegal or unauthorized purpose.

No Endorsement, Guarantee of Accuracy, or Warranty
The information and resources found on this website do not necessarily  reflect the views of Advocating or its owner. Advocating does not  endorse the information or resources and cannot guarantee their  accuracy. Your transactions and/or communications with any resource that  is referenced on this website and any conditions, warranties or  representations associated with your transactions or communications, are  solely between you and that resource. Advocating is not responsible for  any injury or loss incurred in connection with such transactions or  communications.

Links to Other Sites
The Advocating website contains links to websites operated by parties  other than Advocating. These links are provided for reference only.  Advocating does not control these websites and is not responsible for  their contents or their privacy policies or practices. Our inclusion of  links to other websites does not imply our endorsement of the material  on the websites or any association with their operators.

Website Provided “As Is”
The Advocating website is provided on an “as is” and “as available”  basis. Advocating makes no representations or warranties that service  will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that the site or server that  makes it available are free from viruses, worms, or other harmful  components.

Limitation of Liability; Indemnity
Neither Advocating nor anyone involved in the creation, production, or  delivery of this website will be liable for any claim, liability, loss,  or expense of any kind, or for any direct, indirect, punitive,  incidental, special or consequential damages (collectively, “Loss”)  arising out of or relating to these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy or  use of this website. You agree to make Advocating whole for any Loss  arising from your use of this website or any violation of these Terms of  Use and Privacy Policy.

Governing Law; Severability
These Terms of Use and Privacy Policy are governed by and construed in  accordance with the laws of Massachusetts except with regard to its  conflicts or choice of law rules. You agree to submit to the personal  and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Boston,  Massachusetts. If, for any reason, a court of competent jurisdiction  finds any provision of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy to be  unenforceable, the remainder of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy  will continue in full force and effect.

Privacy Policy

Personally Identifiable Information
Advocating understands the importance of privacy for our website  visitors. We do not collect any personally identifiable information  about any individual visiting this website.

Non-Personal Information
When users visit the Advocating website, we automatically collect  non-personal information about their use of the site such as their  browser type, requested URLs, times accessing the site, and pages  visited.

Cookies
We do this through the use of “cookies”—small data files that are stored  on the hard drive of a computer to view a website. This data is used in  the aggregate and cannot be used to identify or contact users. Third  parties under contract with Advocating (such as Google Analytics) may  use these cookies for analytic purposes—for example, to monitor the  effectiveness of the site, make improvements, and learn which topics are  of greatest interest to users. Advocating prohibits third parties from  collecting any personally identifiable information from this website  without the owner’s consent. Most browsers offer instructions on how to  reset the browser to reject Cookies in the “Help” section of the  toolbar. If you reject our Cookies, certain of the functions and  conveniences of the Advocating website may not work properly, but you do  not have to accept our Cookies in order to use the website.