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Disclaimer and Terms of Use Agreement for Monongalia General Hospital Support Groups


In addition to agreeing to the Facebook Terms of Use Agreement, Members of this Electronic Support Group (“Group”), which is classified as a “secret group” by Facebook, are to utilize this service as support for one another. This group is a resource to Members to ask questions to each other, share information, and provide encouragement for each other.  By becoming a Member of this Group, you are acknowledging that you have been given notice of, fully understand, and agree to the following:

  • that the information you receive from other Members in the Group is not professional medical or clinical treatment advice from Monongalia General Hospital and any advice or information that you may receive  from this Group is not a substitute for professional medical advice, and you should always check with your physician if you have any medical questions, and
  • neither the Group or any of its Members or the Monongalia General Hospital to the fullest extent permitted by law makes any warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, statutory or otherwise including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of third-parties’ rights, title, or fitness for a particular purpose, or warranties arising by course of dealing or custom of trade, and
  • the Group or any of its Members or the Monongalia General Hospital make no representations or warranties regarding the completeness, accuracy, or currency of this information, nor its suitability for any particular purpose or links provided on or through the use of this Group or the quality and security of the Group, or inability to access the content or website, including whether it will be free of viruses, unauthorized code or other harmful components, and
  • you should not rely upon any of the information found in this Group including text files, messages, articles, images, advertisements, or any other information as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are familiar with your individual medical needs, and
  • all messages transmitted through this Group, and any opinions, advice, statements or other information contained in any messages posted or transmitted by any third party are the responsibility of the author of the message and not of the Group or the Monongalia General Hospital, and
  • the fact that a particular message is posted or transmitted using this site does not mean that the Group or Monongalia General Hospital has endorsed that message in any way or verified the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and
  • certain parts of this Group site may contain “hypertext links” which may be provided to web sites which are not under the control of the Group or any of its Members or the Monongalia General Hospital and these links are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by the Group or by Monongalia General Hospital as a warranty of the completeness, accuracy, or currency of this information, nor its suitability for any particular purpose, and
  • anyone can join this group after invitation, the Group’s name can be seen by current and former members, Current Members of the Group will be able to see who is in the Group, what is being posted by each Member, and stories about the Group on Facebook, and
  • Members shall respect the privacy of others and not disclose in any way the content or images shared within this group to anyone in any format whatsoever, and
  • in exchange for availing yourself of the information in and on this Group you agree that the Group or any of its members or the Monongalia General Hospital shall not be liable to you for any loss or injury caused in whole or part by either negligence or contingencies beyond its control in procuring, compiling, or delivering the information, and in no event will the Group or the contributors of information to this Group be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on such information or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages, and
  • the Monongalia General Hospital will regularly monitor the Group, and may terminate or suspend your access to or ability to use any and all Group privileges immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason or no reason, including but not limited to if you breach any of the terms or conditions of this Agreement.