Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

TERMS OF USE & PRIVACY STATEMENT 2015 | 2016 | 2017

TERMS OF USE

Please read Top10MD Privacy Statement to understand the privacy rules about your use of this site. Except as written in any other disclaimers, policies, terms of use, or other notices on this site, these Terms of Use and Privacy Statement are the complete agreement between you and Referral Growth Partners (“RGP” DBA Top10MD and or associated websites”) with respect to your use of this site. By using this site, you accept these terms and conditions in full. If you disagree with these terms and conditions or any part of these terms and conditions, you must not use this website. This site contains general information about physicians, medical conditions and treatments. The information is not advice and should not be treated as such. The medical information on this website is provided without any representations or warranties, express or implied. We make no representations or warranties about the medical information on this site. This site is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. We do not warrant or represent that the medical information and physician profiling on this website: (a) will be constantly available, or available at all; or (b) is complete, true, accurate, up to date or non-misleading. Please note Physicians have been pre-qualified and go through a three-month credentialing process. Physicians that do not meet Top10MD criteria are removed from the site upon notice.

VERY IMPORTANT

You must not rely on the information on this website as an alternative to medical advice from your doctor or other professional healthcare providers. If you have any specific questions about any medical matter, you should consult your doctor or another professional healthcare provider. If you think you may be suffering from any medical condition, you should seek immediate medical attention. You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice or discontinue medical treatment because of information on this website. YOU AGREE NOT TO PROVIDE ANY CONFIDENTIAL PATIENT INFORMATION IN ANY OF YOUR EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS TO RGP.

WE OWN IT

Unless otherwise stated, Referral Growth Partners LLC (“RGP”) dba Top10MD owns the intellectual property rights in the website and material on the website. Subject to the license below, all intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view, download for caching purposes only, and print pages from the website exclusively for your personal use, subject to the restrictions set out below and elsewhere in these terms and conditions.

Communications over the Internet and/or using the email system may not be encrypted and may not be secure. There is no assurance of confidentiality when communicated via email.

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

RGP dba Top10MD will not be liable to you (whether, under the law of contact, the law of torts or otherwise) about the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website. You accept that, as a limited liability entity, Referral Growth Partners LLC dba Top10MD has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against its officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website. Without prejudice to the preceding paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect our officers, employees, agents, and subsidiaries.

REASONABLENESS

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable. If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this site. You may not transfer, sub-contract or otherwise deal with your rights and/or obligations under these terms and conditions.

UNENFORCEABLE PROVISIONS

If any provision of this website disclaimer is or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

INDEMNITY

You hereby indemnify RGP dba Top10MD and undertake to keep RGP dba Top10MD indemnified against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses incurred or suffered by RGP dba Top10MD arising out of any breach by you of any provision of these terms and conditions, or arising out of any claim that you have breached any provision of these terms and conditions.

INFOGRAPHIC & CONTENT DISCLAIMER

Top10MD acknowledges that though we try to report accurately, we cannot verify the absolute facts of everything posted and makes no claims and offers no guarantees whatsoever as to the accuracy of any information given. Postings may contain fact, speculation or rumor.

Advice relating to health or medical matters reflect the opinion of the writer having researched the subject published. Every effort is made to confirm written copy is accurate to the best of knowledge. The Advice is, not medical advice, and Top10MD claims no medical authority or expertise whatsoever; this applies to all content written and any Infographics. Top10MD takes no responsibility for any consequences resulting from following such advice. Anyone seeking health and medical information is advised to look for a consultation with a qualified physician or professional in that specialty area. Do not disregard medical opinions or change your health care based on what you read on Infographics or other content written. You and only you are responsible for your decisions you make regarding your health care.

Infographics from the Internet is believed to belong to the public domain. If any content or images appearing on the site are in violation of copyright law, please email info@top10md.com and we will remove the offending information as quickly as possible.

SEVERABILITY

If a provision of these terms and conditions is determined by any court or other competent authority to be unlawful and/or unenforceable, the other provisions will continue in effect. If any unlawful and/or unenforceable provision would be lawful or enforceable if part of it were deleted, that part will be deemed to be removed, and the rest of the provision will continue in effect.

LAW AND JURISDICTION

These terms and conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with Texas Law, and any disputes relating to these terms and conditions will be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of Dallas County.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

For your easy accessibility RGP dba, Top10MD includes links to sites on the Internet that are owned or operated by third parties including Physicians. RGP dba Top10MD is not responsible for the content of such other websites. By linking to such a third-party site, you shall review and agree to that site’s rules of use before using such site. You also agree that RGP dba Top10MD has no control over the content of that site and cannot assume any responsibility for material created or published by such third-party sites. These terms of use updated on October 1, 2015.

PAID ADVERTISING DISCLAIMER

RGP dba Top10MD accepts paid advertising from Physicians to increase their online visibility to consumers who may be searching for a Physician and to help consumers quickly contact a Physician to obtain additional information by subsequent scheduling an appointment on the phone or in-person.

 

PRIVACY STATEMENT

Please Read This Privacy Statement Carefully. Your privacy is important to RGP dba Top10MD. This Privacy Statement (“Privacy Statement”) tells you how we protect and use any information we gather through this website. RGP dba Top10MD reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time and for any reason. By using this site, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Statement. Please read our Terms of Use to understand the general rules about your use of this site. Except as written in any other disclaimers, policies, terms of use, or other notices on this site, this Privacy Statement and the Terms of Use are the complete agreement between you and RGP dba Top10MD with respect to your use of this site. You may be subject to additional terms that may apply when you by following links that take you away from this site.

The information we receive, and how we use it, depends on what you do when visiting our site. We collect and use your non-personal information (information that is not identifiable to you personally) differently than your personal information. Non-Personal Information: Each time you visit this site to read or download information we may collect certain information about you from your computer to help us understand our visitors better. This information is collected from your computer’s web browser and may include information; such as the following (“non-personal information”) the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site; the date and time you access our site; the pages you have visited on our site; information that has been de-identified; where you linked from inside our site.

If you only read or download information on our site, we do not collect or learn your name, e-mail address, home address, or other personal information about you. We may place a text file called a cookie in the browser files of your computer when you visit. The cookie may store on your computer’s hard drive. The information that we collect using cookies is non-personal information. U.S. Government Information Bulletin (I-034) contains a good description of cookie technology at ciac.llnl.gov/ciac/bulletins/i-034.shtml. You are always free to decline our cookies if your browser permits, but some parts of our site may not work properly for you if you do so. We will not allow third parties to place cookies on our site.

There are no restrictions on the way RGP dba Top10MD can use or share non-personal information. We may prepare reports and other materials using non-personal information. Since these reports and materials contain no personal information, we may share them with others. All information that is not personal to you or someone else, such as questions, comments, and suggestions (collectively “feedback”) shall be deemed to be non-confidential. RGP dba Top10MD shall be free to disclose and use the same, for any purpose and through any means, without any obligation whatsoever to you. By choosing to send a message to RGP dba Top10MD, you acknowledge that all feedback will be considered to be non-confidential. RGP dba Top10MD shall have no obligations of any kind with respect to such feedback, and shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, exhibit, display, transform, commercialize, create derivative works and distribute the Feedback to others without limitation. 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

In some places on this website, you may have the chance to send us information about yourself. For example, our site may include an appointment setting form or contact form. Most of our services do not require any form of registration, allowing you to visit our site without telling us who you are. However, some services may require the input of your identity and request for an appointment. YOU AGREE NOT TO PROVIDE ANY CONFIDENTIAL PATIENT INFORMATION IN ANY OF YOUR EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS TO RGP OR ITS ADVERTISERS, INCLUDING USING THE RGP SITE EMAIL LINKS. YOU ARE WAIVING ANY CLAIM TO HIPPA CONFIDENTIALITY OR LIABILITY IF YOU DO PROVIDE CONFIDENTIAL PATIENT INFORMATION IN AN RGP CONTACT FORM OR LINK.

RGP dba Top10MD or our advertising Physicians, may use personal information we collect to do the following; including but not limited to, respond to your requests for appointments or information; contact you, via e-mail, regular mail, telephone or otherwise; provide you with information that we believe may be of interest to you; develop records, including records of your personal information; enforce this Privacy Statement and our Terms of Use and other rules about your use of this site; protect RGP’s dba Top10MD rights or property; comply with a law or regulation, court order or other legal process. By submitting personal information (such as your name, address, e-mail address, or telephone number), you agree that we may keep a record of it and may use it in accordance with the above. We also may use your personal information to help us in our business, including but not limited to improving our site, marketing, and/or product development.

RGP dba Top10MD may transfer your personal information to the Physician sites to which you select from the Directory. You also agree that RGP dba Top10MD may share your personal information with others who help us with our business. These companies and/or individuals may not use or share your personal information with others without our permission and only for the purpose of assisting us with our business activities pursuant to our request. RGP dba Top10MD will not sell, exchange or publish your personal information without your permission, except in conjunction with a corporate sale, merger, dissolution, acquisition, or another similar event. You agree that we may use your personal information to mail or email information to you about RGP dba Top10MD and our products and services.

Except as otherwise written in this Privacy Statement, we will keep your personal information private and will not share it with others, unless the disclosure is necessary to: comply with a law or regulation, court order, subpoena or another legal process; protect our rights or property; enforce our Terms of Use or this Privacy Statement; protect someone’s health or safety.

What About Privacy on Other Sites? This site contains links to other non-RGP dba Top10MD websites. We provide these links for your convenience, but we do not review, control, or monitor the privacy practices of websites operated by others, and we are not responsible for activity on those sites. This Privacy statement updated as of October 1, 2015.

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