Welcome from West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc. (“WVUH”) This Internet access or directory (“Service”) is provided to you subject to the following Terms of Use (“TOU”), which we may update at any time.

As a user of this Service, you understand and agree that the services is provided at no charge however you agree to pay all fees and associated your transactions of any kind while using this Service. You understand and agree that all information on this site (“Content”) is provided “as-is,” and all information or other materials are the sole responsibility of the source from which they originated. You understand that the processing of the Service may involve transmissions over various networks and changes to adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.

The Service may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other Internet and World Wide Web sites or resources. Because WVUH has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that WVUH is not responsible for the availability of such sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that WVUH shall not be responsible or liable for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such sites or resource.

When browsing the Internet through the links found on this site, you may be exposed to content that is incorrect or objectionable. You understand that WVUH may choose to filter some Internet content but you understand that any filtering is not a promise or obligation to remove all such filtered content. You acknowledge that those certain areas contain adult or mature content, and that you must be at least 18 years of age to access and view such areas and must abide by all posted regulations. Because all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials are the sole responsibility of the person from which they originated, you are entirely responsible for all content that you upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit via the Service and its Internet links.

To use this Service and its Internet links, you agree to provide true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself as prompted by forms or registration. If you provide any information that is untrue, not current, or incomplete, we have the right to terminate and refuse all current or future use of the Service and its Internet links.

You agree NOT to use the WVUH Service and its Internet links to:

  1. upload, email, or otherwise transmit any content that is unlawful, threatening, harassing, defamatory, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
  2. harm minors in any way;
  3. impersonate any person or entity or misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
  4. forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted;
  5. upload, email, or otherwise transmit any content that you do not have a right to transmit under any law; patent, trademark, copyright, or other proprietary rights;
  6. violate any local, state, national, or international law ;
  7. upload, email, or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas that are designated for such purpose;
  8. upload, email, or otherwise transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any communications equipment;

You agree to indemnify and hold West Virginia University Hospitals, Inc. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post, or transmit through the Service and its Internet links, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the TOU, or any rights of another.

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service, or use of the Service. WVUH reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part thereof) without notice. You agree that WVUH shall not be liable for any modification or discontinuance of the Service.

Your correspondence or dealings with advertisers found on or through the WVUH Service, including payment and delivery of goods or services, are solely between you and such advertisers. You agree that WVUH shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Service.

You acknowledge and agree that the Service and software used with the Service (“Software”) may contain proprietary and confidential information that is protected by intellectual property and other laws. You acknowledge and agree that content contained in sponsor advertisements or information presented to you through the Service or advertisers is protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights, and laws. Except as expressly authorized by WVUH or advertisers, you agree not to modify, rent, lease, loan, sell, distribute or create derivative works based on the Service.

PRIVACY POLICY

Now or in the future, there may be opportunities on our Site for you to provide us with information about yourself, such as name, address, telephone, or email address. You may also have the opportunity to provide us with information about your interests, so we can serve you better.

WVUH takes your privacy seriously and makes every effort to respect it. We will not sell or rent your personally identifiable information to anyone. If you choose to share any personal information with us, we may store it and use it for operational, marketing research, and other marketing purposes.

WVUH may send personally identifiable information about you to other companies or people when: we have your consent to share the information; we need to share your information to provide the service or product you have requested; we need to send the information to companies who work on behalf of WVUH to provide a service or product to you (unless we tell you differently, these companies do not have any right to use the personally identifiable information we provide to them beyond what is necessary to assist us); we have to respond to subpoenas or legal process; or we find that your actions on our Site or our Internet connection violate the WVUH Terms of Use outlined above or guidelines for specific products or services.

WVUH may set and access cookies on computers using our services. We may also allow other companies that are presenting advertisements on our pages to set and access their cookies on computers using our service. Other companies’ use of their cookies is subject to their own privacy policies, not this one.

WVUH may edit this policy from time to time. If we make any substantial changes we will notify you by posting an announcement on our pages. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that WVUH does not control or own, or to people that WVUH does not employ or manage.