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Terms of Use

Welcome to winthrop.org, the website of Winthrop-University Hospital located in Mineola, New York.

Your access and use of this website and our social media platforms (henceforth collectively referred to as “the website”, including our Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Instagram and any page contained within the URL, winthrop.org, is subject to the following Terms of Use and all applicable laws.

By using this site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to our Terms of Use, please do not use the Winthrop-University Hospital website. Winthrop-University Hospital (henceforth referred to as “we”) reserves the right to revise, modify or amend these Terms of Use at any time with immediate effect upon updating them on our website.

 

Medical Information Disclaimer

The information on the Winthrop-University Hospital website, including photos, videos and other material, is for informational and educational purposes only. This website does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or other health or treatment information and does not substitute a physician-patient relationship or replace a consultation with a health care professional.

While we strive to update the information on our website, Winthrop-University Hospital does not make any express or implied representations or warranties that the information on the site is complete, accurate or current in every respect. Please seek a physician or other qualified healthcare provider’s advice before making any treatment or other medical decisions.

 

Third party links

This website may include links to other sites that are not maintained or owned by Winthrop-University Hospital and which may have their own terms of use. These links are for informational use only and do not imply an endorsement or affiliation with those sites. We do not assume any liability or responsibility for content on external sites.  

 

Copyright and Trademarks

All materials and content on this website including images, text, graphics, site design, videos and other material on this site, are copyrighted by Winthrop-University Hospital or by the original creator of the material, as protected by the copyright laws of the United States of America. You may access, download, or print these materials for your personal, non-commercial use only. Without explicit written consent of Winthrop-University Hospital, you may not modify, copy, display, distribute, or republish this information.

Users should not submit or post copyrighted material to this site unless the copyrighted owner of the information has granted his or her written consent prior to submission.

All trademarks, service marks and logos referred to or appearing on this website are the property of their respective owners.  The names, trademarks, service marks and logos of Winthrop-University Hospital appearing on this site may not be used in any advertising or publicity, or otherwise to indicate sponsorship of or affiliation with any product or service, without prior written permission from Winthrop-University Hospital.

 

User Submissions

Any user submissions including questions, comments, suggestions or other material submitted to Winthrop-University Hospital through our website or social media sites, is, and may be treated as, non-confidential and nonproprietary and will become the property of Winthrop-University Hospital. You hereby grant Winthrop-University Hospital a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive license in any copyrightable material that you transmit or post to our website. Such material may be used by Winthrop-University Hospital for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. We are also free to use any ideas, concepts, information, or techniques in any communication that you send to the website, for any purpose, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products.

You are responsible for all information you send or post to the website. Any content and/or opinions expressed on this website, including, without limitation, message boards, articles and responses to questions are solely the opinions and responsibility of the person or entity named as the author and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Winthrop-University Hospital.

You may not post or transmit any information that is illegal, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, ethnically or racially offensive or discriminatory, profane, infringes the copyright or other intellectual property right of any third party, invades the privacy of another person or any other information or materials that constitute a crime, give rise to a civil action or otherwise violate any law or confidentiality agreement. Winthrop-University Hospital reserves the rights to review, edit, delete or refuse to post any such message. We do not guarantee a personal response to any individual submission, irrespective of subject of the material.

 

Limitation of Liability

WINTHROP-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL WILL NOT, UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INJURY, OR OTHER PROBLEMS CAUSED BY ERROR, WEBSITE PERFORMANCE FAILURE, INTERRUPTION, DELAY IN OPERATION OF TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER PROBLEMS THAT AFFECT THE NORMAL FUNCTION OF OUR WEBSITE. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE CONTINUOUS, INTERRUPTED OR SECURE ACCESS TO THIS WEBSITE OR THAT ANY FILES AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOADING THROUGH THE SITE WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER MALICIOUS CODE THAT CAN CAUSE ANY KIND OF DAMAGE.

YOU AGREE THAT NO LICENSOR, SUPPLIER OR INFORMATION PROVIDER TO WINTHROP-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OR ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, OR ANY OF THEIR SUCCESSORS OR ASSIGNS, SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY REASON OR UNDER ANY THEORY WHATSOEVER, BASED UPON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE.