Terms of Use

Effective Date: March 15, 2014

Please read these Terms of Use carefully before using this Site.

These Terms of Use govern your use of the honesthealth™, Inc. website, including the website currently located at www.honesthealth.org (collectively "Site" or "Sites").

honesthealth.org is a directory of the main hospitals in the United States. It provides value information for common medical procedures based on the quality and pricing of the hospitals within a specified area. By using this site, you agree to these Terms of Use included herein and as updated from time to time. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you may not use the Site.

Right of access

In order to use the Site you must be at least 18 years of age or older. You affirm that you are 18 years old or more and are fully able and competent to enter into and comply with the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

This Site Does NOT Provide Medical Advice

This site does not provide medical advice, nor recommend or endorse any of the health care facilities shown. honesthealth™, Inc. does not evaluate whether any medical institution shown in this site possesses the education, experience, licensing requirements or competency to provide health care required to meet your needs. While this site shows relative value of different institutions based on publicly available information, the selection of a health care provider and its evaluation is your decision; for which you assume all responsibility. Reliance on any information obtained from the use of this site is solely at your own risk.

The content of this site, including all text, graphics, images, information and other material ("Content") contained on the site, are intended for informational and educational purposes only. The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always consult a physician if you have questions about your health. honesthealth™, Inc. tries to update the content of this site on a regular basis, ANY INDIVIDUAL USE AND/OR RELIANCE ON THE CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Use of the Site and Content

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell, or exploit for any purposes the Site, or any portion of the Site, including, without limitation, Content and Marks, except as authorized by these Terms of Use or as otherwise authorized in writing by honesthealth™, Inc. The Site is provided for your personal use only and is protected under both United States and foreign laws. Title to the Content remains with honesthealth™, Inc. or its licensors. Any use of the Content not expressly permitted by these Terms of Use is a breach of these Terms of Use and may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You must abide by all copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in or associated with any Content.

Disclaimer of Liability

The use of the site and its Content is at your own risk. honesthealth™, Inc. does not guarantee the accuracy of the Content. honesthealth™, Inc. disclaims all liability or responsibility for injury or impairment experienced by you if you utilize any of the health care providers shown in this site.

Information in this Site is transmitted over the Internet, a medium which is beyond the control of honesthealth™, Inc. We assume no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of this site.

Content is provided on an "as is" basis. honesthealth™, Inc., to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaim all warranties, either express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of third party rights, and fitness for a particular purpose.

honesthealth™, Inc. makes no representations or warranties about the following:

  1. The education, experience, licensing status or competency of any of the health care institutions shown in this site to provide the health care you need.
  2. The accuracy, reliability, completeness, currency, or timeliness of the Content, software, text, graphics, links, or communications provided on the site.
  3. The satisfaction of government regulations requiring disclosure of information on medical services with regard to the Content contained on the site.

In no event will honesthealth™, Inc. be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, damages arising from personal injury/wrongful death, and damages resulting from lost profits, lost data or business interruption), resulting from any services provided by any health care provider shown in this site, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory and whether or not honesthealth™, Inc. is advised of the possibility of such damages.

In no event shall honesthealth™, Inc., its licensors, or any third party(ies) mentioned on the site be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, damages arising from personal injury/wrongful death, and damages resulting from lost profits, lost data or business interruption), resulting from the use or inability to use the site or the Content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory and whether or not honestealth, Inc. is advised of the possibility of such damages. honesthealth™, Inc. is not liable for any personal injury, including death, caused by the use or misuse of the site or the Content.

Law Compliance

You shall obey all federal, state, and local laws, regulations and rules that apply to your activities when you use this Site. honesthealth™, Inc. reserves the right to prevent your use of the Site Service if you engage in illegal activity or violate this Agreement.

Security

You shall not violate or attempt to violate the security of the Site. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. honesthealth™ reserves the right to investigate occurrences which may involve such violations and may involve, and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting Users who have participated in such violations.

Limitation of Liability

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL HONESTHEALTH™, INC. OR ITS OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS, OR LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, RELIANCE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR YOUR USE OF THE SITE, EVEN IF AN HONESTHEALTH™ PARTY HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

IF, NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, AN HONESTHEALTH™ PARTY IS FOUND TO BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR YOUR USE OF THE SITE, THE RELEVANT HONESTHEALTH™ PARTY'S TOTAL CUMULATIVE LIABILITY SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED THE SUM OF ONE HUNDRED (100) US DOLLARS.

Exclusions and Limitations

Some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Accordingly, some of the above limitations and disclaimers may not apply to you. To the extent honesthealth™, Inc. may not, as a matter of applicable law, disclaim any implied warranty or limit its liabilities, the scope and duration of such warranty and the extent of honesthealth™, Inc.'s liability shall be the minimum permitted under such applicable law.

Indemnity

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless, honesthealth™, Inc., its affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, representatives, and third party providers to the Site or Service from and against any and all claims or liability, including costs and attorney's fees, arising from or in connection with your violation of this Agreement and your use of the site or Service. honesthealth™ reserves the right to assume, at its sole expense, the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with honesthealth™ in asserting any available defenses.

Modification to the Site

honesthealth™, Inc. reserves the right to modify or discontinue the Site with or without notice to you. honesthealth™, Inc. shall not be liable to you or any third party should honesthealth™, Inc. exercise its right to modify or discontinue the Site.

Jurisdiction and arbitration

This Agreement and all claims or issues regarding the Site shall be governed according to the laws of the State of California, except for the conflict or choice-of-law principles thereof.

Except in those cases where contractual attribution of jurisdiction is not enforceable, any disputes that may arise concerning the formation, interpretation or performance of this Agreement which are not amicably resolved or resolved by arbitration, shall be brought in the courts of the United States.

TO THE EXTENT NOT OTHERWISE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE PARTIES HERETO AGREE TO WAIVE TRIAL BY JURY WITH RESPECT TO ANY MATTERS ARISING UNDER OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT WHICH ARE NOT RESOLVED BY ARBITRATION.

Modifications and Changes

honesthealth™, Inc. may, in its sole and absolute discretion, change these Terms of Use from time to time. honesthealth™, Inc. will post a copy of the Terms of Use as changed on the Site and change the “Last Updated” date above. Your continued use of the Site constitutes your agreement to abide by the Terms of Use as changed. If at any time you choose not accept the Terms of Use, including future modifications, please do not use the site.

Contact US

Any questions or comments about the Site should be directed to us at info@honesthealth.org.