Use of the Sparrow Health System Web Site (also referred to as "this Web Site") is subject to the following Terms and Condition of Use Agreement (also referred to as "this Agreement") between you and Sparrow Health System (and its subsidiaries and affiliates):

Acceptance. By use of the Sparrow Health System Web Site, you agree to be bound by:

  • The terms and conditions described in this Agreement and
  • The Sparrow Health System Web Site Privacy and Security Policy which is incorporated into this Agreement by reference (see Privacy and Security Policy link on the Sparrow Health System Web Site Home Page).

You understand and agree that your continued use of and access to the Sparrow Health System Web Site constitutes a continued acceptance of this Agreement as it may be modified by Sparrow Health System from time to time. For your information, the date of the last revision of this Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement is stated at the bottom of this Agreement. Funding for this Web Site is provided exclusively by Sparrow Health System. No paid advertising is accepted and all banner links are to services or programs offered by Sparrow Health System. Links to external resources do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation for any of the treatment, medications, procedures or products mentioned on this Web Site, nor does Sparrow Health System credential any individual or organization contributing to or linked to this Web Site.

  • Use of Information. Except for making a hard copy print of the information provided on this Web Site or downloading the material for a personal use, all of the content of the Sparrow Health System Web Site, including text, art, graphics, and logos, is the property of Sparrow Health System or its sponsors and is protected by U.S. and International copyright laws. You agree not to personally reproduce, modify, transmit, or display any information provided on the Web Site without the express prior written consent of an officer of Sparrow Health System or to assist a third party to do the same.
  • No Provider/Patient Relationship You understand and agree that this Web Site is made available to you as a way for you to gather general medical information and that it is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. The information provided to you is not intended to substitute your relationship with a health care professional. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider for any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking advice or treatment because of something you read on this Web Site. Do not use this Web Site for medical emergencies. In an emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.
  • Prohibited Uses; Termination of Access. Unauthorized use of the material or information provided to you through this Web Site is strictly prohibited and will subject you to termination of access and prosecution. You agree not to: 1) use any of the information or material on this Web Site to create links to any other web site except upon prior written authorization of an officer of Sparrow Health System; 2) incorporate all or any of this Web Site into another web site except upon prior written authorization of an officer of Sparrow Health System; or 3) upload, post, transmit or otherwise distribute or reproduce any information or material provided through this Web Site without the prior written authorization of an officer of Sparrow Health System.
  • Disclaimer. While Sparrow Health System has taken great care to compile information included on this Web Site, Sparrow Health System does not endorse or recommend any of the treatment, medications, procedures or products mentioned on this Web Site, nor does Sparrow Health System credential any individual or organization contributing to or linked to this Web Site.

All information provided on this web site, including all text, graphics, and links, are provided "as is". To the maximum extent allowed by law, sparrow health system disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement, and implied warranties arising from course of dealing or performance. Sparrow health system does not represent or warrant that the information, materials or advice provided through this web site are accurate, complete, correct, timely, reliable, or current.

  • Limitation of Liability. You agree that in no event shall Sparrow Health System, its subsidiaries and each of its officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, or sponsors be liable, to you or have any responsibility of any kind to you, under any theory of liability related to or arising out of your use of the Sparrow Health System Web Site and shall have no liability to you or responsibility of any kind to you for any special, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages including, but not limited to, damages for personal injury, wrongful death, loss of use, loss of profits or loss of data, whether involving an action in warranty, contract, tort, or otherwise, even if Sparrow Health System, its subsidiaries and each of its officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives or sponsors are advised of the likelihood or possibility of the same. You agree that Sparrow Health System, its subsidiaries and each of its officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives or sponsors shall have no liability to you for or relating to any delay, interruption or corruption of data or any other information resulting from access to or inability to access this Web Site, whether or not Sparrow Health System, its subsidiaries and each of its officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives or sponsors are advised of the same.
  • Indemnification. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Sparrow Health System, its subsidiaries and each of their officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives and sponsors from and against any claims, causes of action, liabilities, settlements, damages and expenses, including, but not limited to, attorneys fees and accounting fees, relating to or arising out of your violation of this Agreement or any activity related to or arising out of your use of the Sparrow Health System Web Site.
  • Third Party Rights. You understand and agree that the officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives and sponsors of Sparrow Health System and each of its subsidiaries shall have the right to assert and enforce the provisions of the limitation of liability and indemnification paragraphs of this Agreement directly against you.
  • Governing Law. This Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the state of Michigan.
  • Severability. If any provision of this Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, the parties agree that all other provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
  • Entire Agreement. This Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and Sparrow Health System with respect to the Sparrow Health System Web Site and its content. Any modification or amendment to this Agreement by you must be in writing and signed by an officer of Sparrow Health System. No waiver of any of the terms and conditions of use shall be deemed a continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition of this Agreement.

Date Last Revised: Aug. 1, 2010