Website Guidelines This website (Site) is operated and owned by Ottawa Health Services Network Inc. (OHSNI). The information, documents, services, and products available on this Site are subject to the terms, conditions, and disclaimers set forth below (Website Guidelines). Your acceptance of these Website Guidelines constitutes a legal agreement between you and OHSNI. OHSNI reserves the right to revise these Website Guidelines by updating this posting at any time. You should visit this page periodically to review the current Website Guidelines.

Privacy and Security OHSNI is committed to providing online privacy and security to users of its Site and takes precautions to protect users’ information. While reasonable efforts are made to ensure the confidentiality of information submitted to this Site, Internet e-mail and web sites are vulnerable to interception, forging and unauthorized access. OHSNI cannot and does not make any representation, warranty or promise concerning the interception by third parties of your personal or other information. OHSNI will not be responsible for any damages you may suffer as a result of or in connection with the transmission of any information from or to this Site. Should you decide to transmit information using the Site, you do so at your own risk.

Disclaimer Information published on this Site is provided for information and educational purposes only. This is a Canadian Web site. Its content is intended for Canadian residents only. This Web site does not provide medical advice. Information provided on this Site is not designed or intended to constitute medical advice or to be used for diagnosis. Due to unique individual needs and medical history, please consult your own personal physician who will be able to determine the appropriateness of the information for your specific situation and will assist you in making any decisions regarding treatment and/or medication.

OHSNI shall not be liable for any damages, claims, liabilities, costs or obligations arising from the use or misuse of the material contained in this Site, whether such obligations arise in contract, negligence, equity or statute law. We do not guarantee or warrant the quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, appropriateness or suitability of the information provided.

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Linked Sites Links to other web sites are provided as a reference to assist you in identifying and locating other Internet resources that may be of interest. Please remember that Internet resources are no substitute for the advice of a qualified health care practitioner. We do not assume responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information contained in other sites, nor do we endorse the viewpoints expressed in other sites.

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Updates OHSNI will revise this statement as needed.