Updated August 22, 2018
Through the Site, the PSMF provides information regarding patient safety and online forums for the discussion of topics related to patient safety. The forum services, whether offered through the Site or any other medium in the future, is only available for Registered Users (defined in the Forum Registration section below) who are eighteen (18) years old or older. We do not allow persons under age 18 to create a user account.
The forums and certain areas of the Site are only available to users who create an account with the PSMF (“Registered Users”). Additionally, Registered Users of the Workgroup Discussion Board must agree to the terms of the conflict of interest form and contributor agreement, and Registered Users of the Shared Learning Network must have completed registration for a Commitment (as defined here). When you create an account through the Site, you may be required provide us with certain information, including, without limitation, (i) your name; (ii) title and organization; (iii) address; (iv) email address; (v) phone number; and (vi) username and password (the “Registration Data”). The PSMF, in its sole discretion, may accept or deny any application to become a Registered User or revoke the right to be a Registered User at any time or for any reason.
Submissions & Restrictions On Use
You agree that you shall not place false or misleading information on this Site or upload any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other computer programs that may interfere with the proper operation of this Site.
Third Party Links
The Site and Registered Users may provide links and references to websites of others, including advertisements and promotions from third parties. We may, from time to time, at our sole discretion, add or remove links to other websites. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you, and access to any such websites is at your own risk. Your business dealings, communications with or participations in promotions with advertisers (other than the Site) and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings are solely between you and such third parties. We will not, under any circumstances, be responsible for the information displayed on such websites, their practices, for your use of or inability to use such websites or transmissions received from such websites. By accessing the Site or using the Service, you expressly relieve us from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.
Consent to Electronic Communications
By registering as a Registered User, you acknowledge that the PSMF may need to send you communication or data via email or other method regarding the Site, including, but not limited to, notices about your use of the Site, updates to the Site, and new activity on designated forums and forum posts. By using the Site, you consent to the receipt of electronic messages from us, including notices of forum activity and forum posts. Should you elect to opt out of the receipt of electronic messages, you may do so by following the instructions provided in such message. All such communications sent by the PSMF are opt-in only and include instructions on how to unsubscribe from such communications.
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If you would like to reproduce, distribute, or use any materials on this Site, please contact [email protected]
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- A description of your copyrighted work, including the United States Copyright Office registration number
- A description of the material that you believe may be violating your copyright
- Your address, telephone number, and e-mail address
- A statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the copyright is not authorized
- A statement that the information you have provided is accurate
Links to Other Sites
Links on this Site may connect you to other websites that are not related to the PSMF or under its control. The appearance of links to other sites does not imply an affiliation or endorsement to any of those websites or to any entities associated with or supporting any of those websites, and you access other websites at your own risk.
All donations made using this Site must be made in compliance with federal, state, and local laws relating to charitable contributions, including but not limited to the U.S. Patriot Act and the IRS Tax Code, as they may be amended from time to time.
Disclaimer of Warranties & Liabilities
The PSMF does not guarantee that the functions and contents contained in or on the Site will be without errors, that this Site will be free of viruses, or that any Site defects will be corrected, even if the PSMF is aware of them.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the PSMF, its affiliates, initiatives, members of its Boards, employees, and agents from any and all losses, damages, liabilities, and costs of every nature incurred by any of them in connection with any claim, damage, or loss related to your unlawful, unauthorized, and /or inappropriate use of this Site or any materials contained on this Site.