www.cgh.com.sg and its related sites ("Site"). The Site is owned and operated by Changi General Hospital (“CGH”). Access to and use of the Site is subject to the following Terms. Your access and use of the Site constitute your acceptance of these Terms which shall take effect from the first date You access the Site. If you do not agree to these Terms, You are not authorised to access the Site and should cease using the Site immediately.
In these Terms, the user of the Site is defined as "You" or “Your” and the provider of the Site is defined as “We”, “Us” or “Our”.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, amend or otherwise modify these Terms at any time. Such changes and/or modifications shall become effective immediately upon being posted on this Site. You should, therefore, periodically review the Terms which may have been updated and in place at the time You gain access to, and/or use this Site. You expressly acknowledge that Your continued access to and use of the Site after the revised terms and conditions of the Site have been posted constitute an acceptance of the revised terms and conditions.
We reserve Our rights to make any additions, improvements or changes to the information, services, products and other materials contained on this Site ("Content") or terminate or suspend the operations of this Site at any time without prior notice. Such Content may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors and we work constantly to correct such inaccuracies and errors to ensure that Your experience of using this Site is smooth and enjoyable.
The Content on this Site is strictly not intended to be a substitute or replacement for seeking professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment for medical condition(s). Always seek medical advice of Your physician or other licensed health providers with any questions You may have regarding a medical condition.
The Content is intended to provide a broad understanding and knowledge of a plethora of healthcare topics. The information within the Content should not be considered complete and should never be used in place of a proper consultation or advice of Your physician or other licensed health care providers as such information relating to diseases, ailments, physical conditions, diagnosis or their treatment is not exhaustive nor completely accurate without proper and actual medical consultation.
This Site may be used for general information purposes only. Any other use, including the copying, duplication, reproduction, distribution, modification, publication, transmission and display of all and/or partial content on this Site is strictly prohibited. No portion of this Site is to be exploited for any commercial purpose that is not expressly permitted by CGH. You are prohibited from modifying this Site in anyway or otherwise use it in an improper and unlawful way inconsistent with the Terms herein. Improper use of this Site includes, without limitation, hacking into the Site's hardware and operating systems, altering software, spoofing or faking e-mail headers, administering DDOS or sending spam or stopping the overall functionality of this Site.
GENERAL PROHIBITED USES
Without limiting the foregoing, You agree not to transmit, distribute, post, communicate or store information or other material on, to or through the Site that:
a. Is copyrighted, unless You are the copyright owner;
b. Infringes any intellectual property rights of others or on the privacy or publicity rights of others;
c. Is defamatory, threatening, obscene, harassing, harmful or embarrassing to any other person or entity as determined by CGH in our sole discretion;
d. Is sexually-explicit; or
e. Contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, software bombs, or other computer programming routines or engines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information.
Your further agree not to:
a. Use or attempt to use any engine, software, tool, agent or other device or mechanism (including without limitation browsers, robots, spiders, other automatic devices) to navigate, search, monitor or copy any pages within the Site or the Contents without CGH’s prior written consent;
b. Use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site;
c. Take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on CGH’s infrastructure; and
d. Attempt to decipher, decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer any of the software comprising of or in any way making up a part of the Site.
You further agree not to violate or attempt to violate the security of the Site, including, without limitation by:
a. Accessing data not intended for You or logging into a server account that You are not authorised to access;
b. Attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization;
c. Attempting to interfere with the Site to any user, host or network, including without limitation, by way of submitting a virus to, or overloading, “flooding”, “spamming”, “mailbombing” or “crashing” the Site; and
d. Sending unsolicited email, including promotions and/or advertising of products and services.
The content, feel, design, database, compilations included on this Site, including, but not limited to layout, text, logos, marks, icons, graphics, images, sound, video and audio clips and/or software or html codes ("cgh.com.sg Content"), are the exclusive property of CGH and/or its licensors and/or its contractors and are protected by intellectual property laws relating to trade marks, copyright, database rights and other intellectual property rights.
You agree not to use the Content in connection with any other product or service and in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers or in any manner that disparages or discredits the goodwill of CGH. You may not copy, modify, alter, publish, broadcast, distribute, sell or transfer any Content on this Site or the underlying software or html source code whether in whole or in part, for commercial gain or otherwise, without our prior written consent. No material from this Site (including photographs, images and text) may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way except for Your own personal non-commercial use only provided that You keep intact all copyright and proprietary notices.
CGH neither warrants nor represents that Your use of materials displayed on this Site will not infringe rights of third parties.
VIRUSES/ SPAM/ MALWARE
We have taken all reasonable security measures consistent with common industry standards and practices to ensure that this Site and its Content are protected from any computer viruses, trojan horses, software bombs, malware, spam, worms or other malicious codes but We do not warrant or guarantee that such security and precautionary measures would be 100% effective in its protection. CGH expressly disclaims liability for any errors, omissions or technical inaccuracies in this Site.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THE MATERIAL ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, CGH DISCLAIMSALL CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND/OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES AS TO THE MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WARRANTIES AGAINST INFRINGEMENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY INTELLECTUAL OR PROPRIETARY RIGHTS, IN RELATION TO THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, RELIABILITY OF THE CONTENT OF THIS SITE. CGH SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS OR FOR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, EVEN IF CGH HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURIDICTIONS DO/MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT BE APPLICABLE TO YOU EITHER IN FULL OR IN PART.
You hereby agree to fully indemnify and hold Us, its officers, directors, employees, agents, insurers, and any representatives from all legal or equitable claims, demands, actions, causes of action, suits, sums of money, judgments, controversies, liabilities and costs (including legal costs and disbursements) whether directly or indirectly, arising from or in any way resulting from Your use of this Site.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
This Site may contain links to other internet "www" hyperlinks and/or websites operated by third parties. These hyperlinked websites are not under Our control and You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for the availability of any third party websites or material You access through this Site. CGH makes no representations and endorsements about these third party websites where its information, material, products or services contained on or accessible through those web sites are not maintained, controlled or created by CGH. Hyperlinks to third party websites are provided to You only as a convenience. Under no circumstances shall CGH be considered to be associated or affiliated with any linked websites, their owners or operators, or any related material and content. Your access to those websites and the use of their products and services shall be solely at your own risk and responsibility. CGH reserves its absolute right to remove such third party links at any time if in our sole opinion that such third party websites are inappropriate or unsuitable with this Site.
Any dealings between You and any advertisers or merchants found on or via third party websites, including payment for and delivery of products, services and other terms, conditions, warranties or representations, associated with such dealings, are solely between You and the relevant advertiser or merchant. You agree not to hold Us liable for any damage or loss of any kind incurred as a result of such dealings.
SUGGESTIONS, COMMENTS AND FEEDBACK
You agree that any communications including information and material (“Information”) You send to Us via this Site are non-confidential and non-proprietary unless otherwise indicated by You. Such Information shall be deemed, and shall remain, the property of CGH. None of the Information shall be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of CGH and You agree that CGH shall not be liable for any use of the Information by reproducing, publishing or otherwise using them in any way for any purpose.
Without limitation to the foregoing, CGH shall be free to use the content of such Information, including any ideas, inventions, concepts, techniques or know-how disclosed herein.
In the event any portion or part of these Terms is found to be unlawful, illegal or unenforceable, such portion shall be excluded from these Terms, and such exclusion shall not in any way affect the enforceability, legality and lawfulness of these Terms and the remaining Terms shall be remain in full force and effect.
In the event that We fail to or neglect to enforce any terms, provisions or remedies under these Terms for any reason whatsoever, We shall neither be construed as having waived Our rights to enforce the same nor as having waived Our rights to any preceding, continuing, or subsequent breach of the same or any other provisions stated in these Terms.
By accessing this Site, You agree that the Terms outlined herein shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Singapore. This Site is primarily intended and created for use for Our valued users in Singapore. Use of this Site may be illegal in certain jurisdictions which do not give effect to all provisions of these Terms and including without limitation this paragraph herein. We reserve the right to bring proceedings in the Courts of Your country of residence.
Unless otherwise expressly set forth herein, We make no representations whatsoever that the content and/or material on this Site are appropriate or suitable for use outside of Singapore and as such You are therefore using this Site on Your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with the laws of the jurisdiction from where You access this Site.
Copyright © 2013 Changi General Hospital. All rights reserved. The copyright and the material contained in this Site belong to and remain the property of CGH.
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