Find a health service terms of use

Terms of Use of Find a Health Service

IMPORTANT: If you are suffering acute illness or an emergency condition please contact 000 or an ambulance rather than using the Find a Health Service.

1. General

1.1 The online Find a Health Service directory at http://www.findahealthservice.act.gov.au (Website) and the Find a Health Service smart phone software application (Mobile Application) is published by the Australian Capital Territory as represented by the Health Directorate (ABN 82 049 056 234) ("us", "our" or "we"),The Website contains information regarding health services, after hours healthcare services, and health providers for the public and private sectors across the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding NSW localities.

1.2 Find a Health Service Website is publicly accessible at http://www.findahealthservice.act.gov.au, and it is also publicly accessible via a downloadable smart phone Mobile Application at http://www.findahealthservice.act.gov.au/m. All health service and health practitioner data presented within the Website and Mobile Application is from the ACT Health Services Directory (HSD) (Services) from: http://www.healthservicesdirectory.act.gov.au.

1.3 These Terms of Use apply to the use of the Website (including the information contained on the Website), the download and use of the Mobile Application, and the use of the Services.

1.4 In these Terms of Use, use of the terms "you" and "your" refers to a person who uses the Website, Mobile Application or the Services.

2. Your Acceptance of these Terms of Use

2.1 It is intended that these Terms of Use are legally binding on you and us. By using any part of the Website, Mobile Application or Services, you are deemed to accept these Terms of Use which govern our relationship with you.

2.2 We may modify or amend these Terms of Use by including a modified or amended version into the "Terms of Use" link in the Website or Mobile Application. You will be deemed to have agreed to any such modification or amendment by your decision to continue using the Website, Mobile Application or Services following the date in which the modified or amended Terms of Use are posted in the "Terms of Use" link.

2.3 At any time, we may terminate these Terms of Use, Website, Mobile Application and the Services, with immediate effect at our discretion and without notice.

3. License and Restrictions on Use

3.1 We grants you a revocable, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right to install and use the Mobile Application on a single mobile device owned and controlled by you, and to access and use the Mobile Application on such mobile device strictly in accordance with these Terms of Use. The "Mobile Application" includes, without limitation, any software code, scripts, interfaces, graphics, displays, text, documentation and other components.

3.2 You agree that the information obtained from the Website, Mobile Application and Services are for your personal and non-commercial use only.

4. Disclaimers

4.1 The information available on or through the Website, Mobile Application or Services is distributed by us as a general reference source.

4.2 Information entered, reviewed and updated in the Services is provided by third parties, and is then presented within the Website and Mobile Application. While this information is subject to quality assurance processes, we make no representation or warranty (express or implied) as to the source, currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, availability or relevance of the information. You must exercise your own judgment with respect to your use of the Services and exercise your own skill and care with respect to its use. You should carefully evaluate the source, currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, availability or relevance of the available information.

4.3 If you use automatic language translation services in connection with the Website, Mobile Application or Services you do so at your own risk.

4.4 We do not warrant that you will have continuous and uninterrupted access to the Website, Mobile Application or Services, or that the Website, Mobile Application and Services will conform to any particular service levels or performance specifications.

4.5 We do not warrant that the Website, Mobile Application or Services are free of any form of harmful surreptitious code, virus or other contaminants. We do not accept any liability for any interference with, or damage to, your computer systems, software or data occurring in connection with the Website, Mobile Application or Services.

4.6 The Website, Mobile Application and Services contain links to websites other than our Website. You acknowledge and agree that we have no responsibility for the content or availability of the linked websites.

4.7 We do not specifically endorse any organisation, association, entity or information referred to or linked from, this Website. The listing of any person or company linked to this Website in no way implies any endorsement by us of products or services provided by that person or company.

4.8 We do not have control or responsibility for external information sources. Links to other websites have been made in good faith in the expectation that the content is appropriately maintained by the author/organisation and is timely and accurate. We make no warranties that external links from our website is free of infection by computer viruses or other contamination.

4.9 You acknowledge that your use of the Website, Mobile Application and Services is entirely at your own risk and, to the extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude all liability for any loss, damage, expenses and costs incurred by you in accessing and using the Website, Mobile Application and Services, including but not limited to:

1. use of the Website, Mobile Application or Services for a purpose for which it is not intended;

2. the inability to obtain consistent, reliable and uninterrupted access to the Website, Mobile Application or Services;

3. damage or interference to your mobile device, any other piece of hardware, software, equipment or device installed on or used in connection with your mobile device, or your mobile data that arises in connection to your download or use of the Mobile Application, its content or any linked website;

4. any errors, omissions or inaccuracies contained in the Website, Mobile Application or Services; and

5. any default, act or omission of any person other than us.

5. Copyright and trademarks

5.1 All content on this Website, Mobile Application or available through the Services, including (without limitation) text, graphics, information architecture and coding (including any copyright subsisting in them), is owned by us or licensed to us.

5.2 You may access and download the material on the Website, Mobile Application or through the Services where available, but may not, subject to a use for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), modify, publish, transmit, distribute, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the Website, Mobile Application or Services content in whole or in part without the prior written permission of the owner of the material.

5.3 The Website, Mobile Application and Services material may contain trademarks owned by us and third parties. You may not display or use in any manner any trademarks featured on the Website, Mobile Application or Services material without the prior written permission of the trade mark owner.

6. Governing Law

Your use of the Website, Mobile Application or Services, and any dispute arising out of your use of the Website, Mobile Application or Services, is subject to the laws of the ACT.