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The use of nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk are subject to the following terms and conditions. nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk are managed by The NHS Centre for Involvement (referred to as ‘We’ below). In entering our site you as a user (‘You’) are accepting our terms and conditions.
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nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk are maintained for your personal use and viewing. The access and use of nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk featuring these terms and conditions constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions. They take effect from the date on which you first use this website.
You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person, and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site.
Information collected by us is used for internal review, to improve the content of nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk, to customise the content and/or layout of nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk, to notify users about updates to nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk, and to contact users for marketing purposes and is not shared with other organisations for commercial purposes.
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Please let us know if you wish to link directly to pages on nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk by emailing us. We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on our site. We do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site; nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk pages must load into the user’s entire window.
The NHS Centre for Involvement reserves the right to move or change its website URLs at any time in order to meet changing business needs and to continually improve its online service. External websites link to the NHS Centre for Involvement and Patient-Citizen Exchange websites at their own risk. We do not encourage deep linking but recommend linking to the section homepage, which are less likely to move or change.
The names, images and logos identifying nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and the pcx.nhs.uk are proprietary marks of The NHS Centre for Involvement. If you wish to copy or use the Centre's logos, you must get prior approval from the Director of Communications through the link below.
Tell us how and why you wish to use our logos. Please include your contact details: name, address, telephone number, fax number and email. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk websites and material relating to its information, products and services (or to third party information, products and services), is provided 'as is', without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk.
Although we may moderate or review discussions, chat, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards and the like on nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk, we are under no obligation to do so and assume no responsibility or liability arising from the content of any such locations nor for any error, omission, infringement, defamation, obscenity, or inaccuracy contained in any information within such locations on nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk.
The NHS Centre for Involvement (NCI) makes every effort to ensure that the information published on its websites is accurate. However the NHS Centre for Involvement cannot accept any liability for the accuracy of information published by authors of blogs, forums or comments. Visitors who rely on this information do so at their own risk.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.
When you register for the NHS Centre for Involvement websites you must not impersonate or falsely claim to represent a person or organisation. Please do not mislead other users by abusing our registration procedure.
Links to external websites
Links contained in nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk will lead to other websites which are not under our control. We are not responsible for the content of any linked site. Listing and linking should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind and we accept no liability in respect of the content. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and have no control over the availability of the linked pages.
The purpose of this policy is to ensure that people who communicate with The NHS Centre for Involvement understand the way in which electronic mail (email) should be used. Its aim is to ensure that email is used effectively for its intended purpose without infringing legal requirements or creating unnecessary business risk.
The statement below applies to all incoming and outgoing email messages to or from The NHS Centre for Involvement:
This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential. If you are not the intended recipient, any reading, printing, storage, disclosure, copying or any other action taken in respect of this email is prohibited and may be unlawful. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately by using the reply function and then permanently delete what you have received.
The views expressed by the author may not necessarily reflect the views or policies of The NHS Centre for Involvement.
Internet email is not a secure medium. Emails sent via the Internet could be intercepted and read by someone else. Please bear that in mind when deciding whether to send material to the NHS Centre for Involvement. You have a responsibility to ensure laws are not broken when composing or forwarding emails and their contents.
Attachments to email messages may contain viruses that may damage your system. Whilst The NHS Centre for Involvement has taken every reasonable precaution to minimise this risk, we cannot accept any liability for any damage which you sustain as a result of these factors. You are advised to carry out your own virus checks before opening any attachment.
We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet.
We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.
Created November 2006 and updated March 2007.
We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. Please check regularly. Continued use of nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk and pcx.nhs.uk after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.