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We make the Site available as a service to consumers and Medical Providers for the purposes of providing an informative and educational resource, and for advertising. We may, but have no obligation to, have nonuser-posted information reviewed by the Site’s editorial personnel. IT IS IMPORTANT TO NOTE, HOWEVER, THAT THE TIMELINESS AND ACCURACY OF ANY OR ALL OF THE INFORMATION IS NOT GUARANTEED. Neither the authors, the editorial personnel, nor any other party who has been involved in the preparation or publication of this work can assure you that the information contained herein is in any respect accurate or complete, and ValueDOC and they are not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information. You acknowledge that ValueDOC has no control over information that members may post regarding you as the Medical Provider or your staff, and you agree to hold harmless us, our employees, contractors, officers, directors, agents, parent, other affiliated companies, and suppliers from all liabilities, claims, demands and expenses, including attorneys’ fees that arise from or are related to such posted information.
As part of the registration process, you will provide an email address and create a password. These are your credentials for accessing the Services that are only available to Medical Providers ("Credentials"). You should keep your Credentials private and not share your Credentials with anyone else. You are responsible for notifying us if your password has been hacked or stolen. You may notify us by sending an email to [email protected] In addition, you will provide to ValueDOC your National Provider Identifier (“NPI”) and practicing license number.
In order to register as a Medical Provider, you must provide certain information about yourself and your practice as follows:
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Medical Providers have 4 options in which they may advertise with ValueDOC (collectively, “Advertising”):
You are responsible for your use of the Site and for all use of your Credentials, including use by others to whom you have given your Credentials. You may use the Site in a lawful manner, but not in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair our servers or networks, or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Site or the Services. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any of the Services, user accounts, or computer systems or networks, through hacking, password mining or any other means. Without limiting any of the foregoing, you agree that you shall not (and you agree not to allow or assist any third party to):
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You may not use contact information provided by our users, members or collaborating Medical Providers, or harvest such information for the purpose of sending, or to facilitate the sending, of unsolicited bulk communications such as SPAM. You may not allow others to use your account to violate the terms of this section. We may terminate your membership or access to the Site immediately and take other legal action if you or anyone using your Credentials violates these provisions.
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ValueDOC has adopted the following general policy toward copyright infringement in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act or DMCA (posted at http://www.lcweb.loc.gov/copyright/legislation/dmca.pdf). The address of ValueDOC’s Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement ("Designated Agent") is provided at the bottom of this section. ValueDOC Policy (for purposes of this policy, “member(s)” or “user(s)” shall include Medical Providers). It is ValueDOC’s policy to (a) block access to or remove material that it believes in good faith to be copyrighted material that has been illegally copied and distributed by any of our advertisers, affiliates, content providers, members or users; and (b) terminate or discontinue service to repeat offenders. Procedure for Reporting Copyright Infringements. If you believe that material or content residing on or accessible through the Site or the Services infringes a copyright, please send a notice of copyright infringement containing the following information to the Designated Agent listed below ("Infringement Notification"):
Upon Receipt of an Infringement Notification. Once an Infringement Notification is received by the Designated Agent, it is ValueDOC’s policy:
Procedure to Supply a Counter-Notice to the Designated Agent. If the content provider, member or user believes that the material that was removed or to which access was disabled is either not infringing, or the content provider, member or user believes that it has the right to post and use such material from the copyright owner, the copyright owner's agent, or pursuant to the law, the content provider, member or user must send a counter-notice containing the following information to the Designated Agent listed below:
Removal. If a counter-notice is received by the Designated Agent, ValueDOC may send a copy of the counter-notice to the original complaining party informing that person that it will replace the removed material or cease disabling access to it in 10 business days. Unless the Designated Agent first receives notice from the original complaining party that such party has filed an action seeking a court order to restrain the content provider, member or user from engaging in infringing activity relating to the material on ValueDOC’s system or network, the removed material may be replaced or access to it restored in 10 to 14 business days or more after receipt of the counter-notice, at ValueDOC’s discretion. Address for Designated Agent. Please contact ValueDOC’s Designated Agent to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement at the following address: Copyright Designated Agent, ValueDOC, Inc.[email protected]