Privacy & Social Media Policies / Terms of Use
2016

Welcome to the Internet home of the Center for Endometriosis Care (CEC).  Our site(s) enable(s) endometriosis patients and others from around the world to learn more about the disease and the services we offer.  We respect the privacy of all our visitors, and maintain the strictest policies concerning your information.  The following statements will help clarify our commitment to your privacy and to providing you with the best service possible. THESE POLICIES MAY BE UPDATED AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.

CEC POLICY ON SOCIAL MEDIA INTERACTION
Social media offers wonderful and innovative ways for the CEC staff to interact with our patients and non-patients alike, and for us to offer positive contributions to the broader endometriosis community. However, the tenets of professionalism and patient-physician relationship must govern our interactions at all times. Click here for our current policy on this matter.

MEDICAL DISCLAIMER
Material(s) contained herein are for information purposes only and do not constitute doctor/patient relationship in any form.  You are not a patient of the CEC until such a relationship has been formally established.

WEBSITE INFORMATION COLLECTION & USE
The CEC is the sole owner of the information collected on its web site. We do not sell, share, or rent your information to others outside of our offices at any time, for any reason. Personal information gathered through our various submission forms, including but not limited to our registration documents, are never shared outside the CEC, for any reason, at any time.  Such information is used solely to maintain our records on persons wishing to become a patient of the CEC.

The CEC may make use of such software which allows us analyze trends, gather broad demographic information for aggregate use, and administer our site; however, no IP addresses gathered as a result of this data collection are linked to personally identifiable information.

Web Links

For purposes of information, the CEC provides may provide hyperlinks to other sites of interest. These sites are not under the control of the CEC and are provided for your convenience and reference only.  The CEC does not endorse or recommend any information contained therein.  Further, the CEC is not responsible for the privacy practices of those web sites which are hyperlinked. We encourage you to be aware when you leave the CEC's site, and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to the CEC's site.

Legal Disclaimer

The materials supplied herein are provided by the Center for Endometriosis Care "as is" and without warranties of any kind. When using our site, it is up to you to take precautions to ensure that the pages and other materials from the web site are free from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, time bombs or other items of destructive nature. The CEC site may not be compatible with the web browser or other software you may use. There is no guarantee that the web site will be available on a consistent or ongoing basis, and the provision of the web site may be subject to periods of interruption or poor performance and may be terminated at any time.

The CEC makes great efforts to update this site frequently to ensure timeliness and accuracy of information.  However, it is possible that this site may include dated information.  Furthermore, information may be changed or updated without notice.

The Center for Endometriosis Care, its medical directors, employees, agents and/or other representatives specifically disclaim all warranties with respect to the CEC website and any of its contents, whether express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose and the accuracy, completeness, security and timeliness of any contents therein.

In no event shall the CEC or its assigns be liable to the user for any damages whatsoever, including any direct, indirect, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages, arising out of or in connection with, relating to, resulting from or based upon the use of our site or any of its contents or any hyperlinked site.  Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, and accordingly, some of the above limitations may not apply to you.

The Center for Endometriosis Care is located, and the CEC website hosted, in the United States of America.  The CEC makes no representations or warranties that the pages or other materials on the web site including, but not limited to their contents, postings or replies, are legally appropriate or legally available for use outside the United States, and access to them from countries or territories where their use may be illegal is strictly prohibited. If you choose to access the CEC website from a location outside the United States, you are thereby responsible for complying with all applicable local laws. Any dispute, action or other proceeding concerning the site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the State of Georgia, in the United States of America, without regard to principles of conflicts of law. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

The CEC is the owner and author of all contents herein except explicitly noted otherwise.  All Rights Reserved.  Absolutely no reproduction or distribution without express permission permitted.  Address Reprint Requests to the Program Director.