Legal Disclaimer   

Calvary Hospital -- developed The Calvary Community, a social media site and peer support network, to extend the reach of our mission and the depth of our community programs. We hope to create a digital destination to raise awareness of our many supportive services. 

By viewing and/or posting any content to this site you agree to the following terms of use:

a. You are at least 13+ years old.

b. If you are a healthcare provider or a "covered entity" under federal HIPAA regulations, you are prohibited from posting any content that is Personal Health Information, including patient images.

  • All users are prohibited from posting personal health information related to individuals other than themselves or their dependents. 

c. Users are prohibited from using the sites to provide medical advice or medical commentary.  

d. As a visitor or user, you agree that you will not violate any laws and regulations, including copyright, intellectual property rights laws and others regarding any content that you send or receive. You also agree you will not transmit any material in any manner that is unlawful, disruptive, threatening, profane, abusive, harassing, embarrassing, tortuous, defamatory, obscene, libelous, or is an invasion of another's privacy, is hateful or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable as solely determined by Calvary Hospital staff; impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials or any other form of solicitation; transmit any material that contains software "viruses." 

e. Calvary Hospital reserves the right to monitor and/or terminate your access to the social media site at any time, without notice and for any reason in its sole discretion. 

f. Calvary Hospital may remove any materials in its sole discretion. 

g. You understand and agree that Calvary Hospital may disclose your communications and activities with Calvary Hospital in response to lawful requests by governmental (including judicial) authorities. 

h. By posting any content on any Calvary Hospital social media site, you grant to Calvary Hospital the irrevocable right to reproduce, distribute and publish such content, in whole or part, for any purpose Calvary Hospital deems appropriate. Note: Any content posted or submitted for posting is subject to public disclosure.

i. You shall defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Calvary Hospital and its corporate affiliates and their respective representatives from and against any liabilities whatsoever resulting from the use of this site. 

j. You acknowledge that you assume all responsibility related to the security, privacy and risks inherent in sending any content over the Internet. Calvary Hospital does not control the third-party sites and does not endorse products or services advertised on the social media sites. 

k. These terms of use may be updated at any time and each time a user accesses a social networking site the new terms of use will be in effect.

Medical Disclaimer

This information and advice published or made available through this site is not intended to replace the services of a physician. Information on this web site is provided for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice.

The medical information on this site is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes. This information is not intended to be educational, does not create any patient-physician relationship, and should not be used as a substitute for professional diagnosis and treatment.

Please consult a healthcare provider with medical questions. Calvary Hospital expressly disclaims responsibility, and shall have no liability, for any damages, loss, injury, or liability whatsoever suffered as a result of your reliance on the information contained in this site. Calvary Hospital does not endorse specifically any test, treatment, or procedure mentioned on the site by its staff or users.

By visiting this site you agree to the foregoing terms and conditions, which may from time to time be changed or supplemented by Calvary Hospital without mention. If you do not agree to the foregoing terms and conditions, you should not enter this site.