Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital Terms & Conditions of Use

Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using this Web site. By accessing, browsing, and/or using this site, you intend to and agree to be legally bound by these terms and conditions of use. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions of use, please do not use this site.

I. Use of Site

This Web site is owned by Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital (referred to herein as “BH” “we,” “us,” or “our”). BH reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time without notice and we reserve the right to revoke any or all access and use authorizations granted to site visitors. The permission granted to you with respect to your use of this site shall terminate automatically if you breach any of these terms and conditions. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy any downloaded and printed materials.

BH provides this Web site for your general personal, educational, and informational purposes and it is for these purposes only that the site may be used. Information on this site is provided with the understanding that we are not rendering specific advice or recommendations. BH makes no representations that the information provided on this site may in any way be interpreted to diagnose or treat a particular medical condition or ailment, and we assume no responsibility for consequences resulting from the use of the information on this site. You should not rely on any information contained on this site in lieu of consultations with qualified professionals to meet your individual needs. We reserve the right to modify or remove any of the materials or services offered through this site at any time without notice.

Permission is granted to download, print, and copy the materials on this site for personal, non-commercial use only, provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the materials. While we encourage you to access and print information which will help you, other than as expressly provided herein, no materials from our site may be downloaded, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, performed, displayed, or used in any way, including for any commercial use. In addition, you may not alter or attempt to alter any information or materials on this site, or the site itself and you may not interrupt any operation of the site.

You agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations in connection with the use of this site. You are solely responsible for knowledge of and adherence to any and all applicable laws, statutes, rules and regulations pertaining to your use of this site.

II. Ownership and Intellectual Property

You agree that BH is the owner of all rights in this site and the materials that appear on the site, and that you will not challenge those rights or do anything that might impair or damage those rights. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on this site may violate copyright laws, patent laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communication regulations and statutes.

The trademarks, service marks, and logos (the “Trademarks”) used and displayed on this site, including, but not limited to the “BH Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital” mark , are registered and unregistered trademarks of BH and others. Under no circumstances may you use any of the Trademarks, whether owned by or licensed to us. Nothing on this site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this site, without the written permission of the Trademark owner.

If you print anything from our site, you are required to include all trademark, copyright and other proprietary notices. No links may be established to any part of this site and no information on this site may be framed without our prior written approval. Any questions concerning the use of the Trademarks or to request approval for linking and/or framing should be referred to rtheiss@bloomhealth.net.

III. Duration of This Agreement

This agreement will continue to be effective until either you or we terminate it. You may terminate this agreement at any time by destroying all materials obtained from this site, and ceasing to use the site in any way. We may terminate this agreement immediately and without notice if we, in our sole discretion, decide that you have failed to comply with any term or condition of this agreement, or if we decide to modify the terms and conditions governing future use of this site.

IV. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

THIS SITE, AND THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS SITE, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAWS, BH DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR OTHER VIOLATIONS OF RIGHTS. BH DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, OR ERROR-FREE, THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. BH DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION ON THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Under no circumstances of any kind shall BH be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages, including, but not limited to, loss of data or profit, that arise from or relate to the use of, or the inability to use, the materials on this site, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. If your use of materials from this site results in need for service, repair, or correction of equipment or data, you assume any costs thereof. Due to the vagaries that can occur in the electronic distribution of information and due to the limitations inherent in providing information obtained from multiple sources, there may be delays, omissions, or inaccuracies in the content provided on this site or content included on other sites linked to this site. As a result, BH does not represent that the information contained herein is correct in every case and BH disclaims any and all liability regarding such information. Applicable law may not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so this limitation may not apply to you.

V. Transmission of Information

Any material, information, or idea you transmit to or post on this site by any means will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and may be accessed, viewed, modified, published, distributed, disseminated, displayed, or otherwise used by BH or its affiliates for any lawful purpose whatsoever. Notwithstanding the foregoing, all personal data provided to us will be handled in accordance with the BH Privacy Policy.

VI. Additional Terms

No images or materials from this site may be downloaded or otherwise exported or reexported in violation of U.S. laws or regulations controlling export transactions and by using this site you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any country on the U.S. Treasury Department's list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Department's Table of Deny Orders or Denied Persons List. This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. In the event that you or we file a lawsuit against one another, you agree that the lawsuit will take place in the federal or state courts located in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any such lawsuits, and you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of those courts. If any provision of this agreement shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from this agreement and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and us with respect to the subject matter of this agreement, and all prior agreements, representations, statements and undertakings are hereby expressly terminated. Any waiver of any provision of this agreement will be effective only if in writing and signed by both BH and you.