Publication Date: 01/18/13
Acceptance of Terms.
HealthSparq is a division of Direct Health Solutions Corporation. The HealthSparq.com web site (this “Site”) is provided subject to the terms and conditions set forth below (the “Terms”), in addition to, and not in limitation of, the provisions of any other agreement you may enter into with HealthSparq.
HealthSparq may modify these Terms from time to time and without notice, effective immediately upon posting on this Site. Your continued access or use of this Site shall constitute acceptance of such modifications of the Terms. HealthSparq has the right to terminate your access or use of this Site at any time without notice.
You may not use this Site in any manner that may: adversely affect this Site’s resources or the availability of this Site to others; violate any local, state, national or international law; delete or revise any content on this Site; or, use this Site to harass any other person or to collect or store personal information about other visitors.
Some parts of this Site may allow you to post, or to e-mail to HealthSparq, materials or information (“Visitor Content”) . You grant HealthSparq the unrestricted right to use or distribute, free of charge, any Visitor Content posted on this Site by you. You may not submit or post any material or information which is illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, or infringing of proprietary rights of any person or entity, or which contains software viruses, corrupted data, cancel bots, commercial solicitations, or mass mailings or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false e-mail address to impersonate any person or otherwise mislead as to the origin of any material or information you submit or post.
HealthSparq may review, remove or edit any Visitor Content at its discretion. HealthSparq has no responsibility and assumes no liability for Visitor Content posted by you or by any other party.
You are responsible for all software and equipment necessary to access and use this Site, including all related expenses.
At HealthSparq, protecting your personal information is paramount. Whether you are a current customer or just visiting this Site, we are as committed to protecting the information you provide through this Web site as we are when you provide it to us over the phone, in person or through the regular mail. However, we recognize, and want you to recognize, that while electronic communications have many benefits, they are not necessarily as secure as other means of communication. Please read the following information carefully to better understand how using this Site affects your privacy.
HealthSparq attempts to protect online information according to applicable laws and established company security standards and practices. We have security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information under our control, and we continually evaluate new technologies for safeguarding your information. However, we cannot guarantee the confidentiality or security of electronic transmissions via the Internet, because they may potentially use unsecured computers and links, and data may be lost or intercepted by unauthorized parties during such transmissions. If you wish to submit personal and/or confidential information via a more secure means of communication, please call us at 503-220-6200.
Sensitive information you provide to us online is protected by Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL is the leading security protocol for data transfer on the Internet. This technology scrambles, or encrypts, your account information as it moves between your PC’s browser and HealthSparq’s computer systems. When information is scrambled, or encrypted in this way, it becomes nearly impossible for anyone other than HealthSparq to read it. This secure session helps protect the safety and confidentiality of your information when you interact with HealthSparq online.
Use of E-Mail.
Please use your own best judgment when sending information via the Internet to an e-mail address. E-mail sent via the Internet may pass through private and public networks with varying levels of security. Some networks may have taken steps to secure e-mail transmissions while others have not, thereby compromising the privacy and integrity of an e-mail. An e-mail may be copied, altered or destroyed. HealthSparq will respect your request not to be contacted via e-mail.
Once your e-mail is received, HealthSparq preserves the content of your e-mail, your e-mail address and our response so that so we can efficiently respond to questions you might may have. We also maintain such records in do this order in an effort to meet legal and regulatory requirements.
Updates to the Statement.
Evolving technology will continue to provide HealthSparq with new and better ways to safeguard your information. We may update this statement in the future to reflect these technological advances, and we encourage you to return to this page from time to time for any updates.
HealthSparq does not warrant that any HealthSparq Content, Visitor Content or any other content posted on this Site is accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. HealthSparq does not warrant this Site will meet your requirements, or that your access or use of this Site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, nor does HealthSparq make any warranty whatsoever regarding the quality of any products, services, information or any other material you obtain through this Site.
Limitation of Liability.
HealthSparq is not responsible for any cost or damage arising directly or indirectly from your use of or inability to use this Site or any content, or the interception of loss of any data transmitted to or from this Site. HealthSparq shall have no liability whatsoever for failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication, telephone or other connection problems, computer viruses, unauthorized access or interception of data or this Site, theft, or errors. Your use of this Site, and the submission of any information by you, is at your own risk.
All text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, indexes, desktop tools, software and any other material or information used in connection with this Site (the HealthSparq “Content”); the selection, arrangement, and presentation of all HealthSparq Content (including information in the public domain); and the overall design of this Site are the property of Direct Health Solutions Corporation and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. HealthSparq grants you a personal, non-transferable, non-exclusive limited license to access this Site and to download and print a single copy of HealthSparq Content from this Site solely for: (a) your personal, non-commercial use, and provided that you do not delete or modify any copyright or other proprietary notices there from; or (b) as expressly permitted under any Agreement currently in effect between you and HealthSparq. Any other copying, use, distribution or modification of HealthSparq Content or any other property of HealthSparq, whether in electronic or hard copy form, is strictly prohibited without the express prior written permission of HealthSparq.
HealthSparq and any other names of Direct Health Solutions Corporation or its parent company Cambia Health Solutions, Inc. (“Cambia”) or their respective web sites, publications, products, content or services referenced on this Site are the exclusive trademarks or service marks of Cambia, including without limitation the “look and feel” of this Site and the color combinations, layout and other graphical elements of this Site. You may not use Cambia’s trademarks in any manner without the express, written permission of Cambia. Other product and company names that appear on this Site may be subject to trademark or other rights of other parties.
Linking to Other Web Sites.
HealthSparq has no control over other Web sites or other resources accessed through links on this Site. Any such links are provided for your convenience only, and do not constitute an endorsement of the linked site(s) or content by HealthSparq. HealthSparq makes no guarantees and disclaims any implied representations or warranties about the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, completeness, or appropriateness of these sites, the information contained in them or the products or services they provide. HealthSparq shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss incurred by you in connection with web sites or resources accessed through links on this Site.
Linking to and Framing of this Web Site.
You may not frame any HealthSparq Content, or use any trademark, logo or other proprietary information on this Site, without HealthSparq’s express written consent. You may not use HealthSparq’s name or trademarks in any metatags or other hidden text without the express written consent of HealthSparq. You may link to this Site for non-commercial purposes only. HealthSparq reserves the right to demand you remove any such link at any time, for any or no reason, and at HealthSparq’s sole discretion.
Compliance with COPPA.
This Site is not directed at children under the age of 13. HealthSparq complies with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and does not knowingly permit registration or submission of personally identifiable information by anyone under 13 years of age.
Governing Law and Disputes.
These Terms, and any dispute that may arise between you and HealthSparq, will be governed by the laws of the State of Oregon without regard to conflict of laws principles. The Terms, as may be amended from time to time, set forth the entire understanding between you and HealthSparq as to the subject matter of the Terms, unless otherwise specifically provided under a written agreement, and supersede any prior agreements between you and HealthSparq, whether oral or written, as to the subject matter of the Terms. Jurisdiction and venue will be in the courts of Multnomah County, Oregon, for any disputes arising out of or relating to these Terms.
If any provision of the Terms is found to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of the Terms shall remain in full force and effect, and all Terms shall be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by law. No waiver or failure to assert any provision of the Terms shall be valid unless in writing and signed by an officer of HealthSparq. HealthSparq may assign its rights and duties under the Terms to any party, at any time, without notice. HealthSparq reserves all rights not expressly granted in these Terms.
We reserve the right to change our privacy practices and this notice at any time without advance notice. If we make a material change to our privacy practices, we will send a new, updated notice. The new notice will apply to all protected health information in our possession, including any information created or received before the revised notice became effective.
Please feel free to contact at 503-220-6200 with any questions or concerns. For more information about this notice or to file a written privacy-related complaint, you may please write to: Privacy Official, Healthsparq, Cambia Health Solutions, P.O. Box 1071, MS E12B, Portland, OR 97207.