Terms and Conditions

General Provisions

The California Institute for Nursing & Health Care (CINHC) is not liable or responsible for the accuracy or completeness of any information provided on its Web site. We assume no liability or responsibility for any damages arising from a visitor’s use of, or inability to use, a site. The contents are provided as general information only and are not intended as medical or legal advice. CINHC makes no warranty, either express or implied, regarding the completeness, accuracy, or currency of this information or its suitability for any particular purpose. Some of the information or material on this site may be affected by current legislative, regulatory, judicial, or other developments which are not reflected here; you should not rely solely on the information on this site, but should confirm that it remains complete and correct before relying upon it.

In addition, our Web sites may contain hypertext links to other Web sites. Such links are provided for your convenience and are not intended as an endorsement by CINHC of the organizations operating those sites. CINHC is not responsible for the information those sites contain, nor their privacy practices.

CINHC may also post material prepared by other organizations and individuals not employed by CINHC for informational purposes. CINHC does not necessarily agree with the opinions expressed in such material and we are not responsible for the completeness, accuracy, or currency of the information.

CINHC reserves the right to alter the content of any of its sites and to terminate a site at any time without notice.

Linking To Us

CINHC copyrighted text and files (including our reports) may not be uploaded to other Web sites, news groups, or electronic mailing lists without special permission. Instead, other sites are encouraged to link to our Web pages. While permission is not required for linking to our sites, we do ask that you send us a courtesy notice informing us that a link is being established.

Trademarks

The logos displayed on this Web site are registered and unregistered trademarks of CINHC, its grantees, and others. Your misuse of the any of the logos displayed on the Web site, or any other content on the Web site, is strictly prohibited.

The California Institute for Nursing & Health Care logo cannot be used without prior authorization from CINHC.

Copyrights and Reuse Permissions

Copyright in the text materials contained in this Web site is owned by the California Institute for Nursing & Health Care. The text materials contained in this Web site may be used, downloaded, reproduced, or reprinted, provided that this copyright notice appears in all copies and provided that such use, download, reproduction, or reprint is for non-commercial or personal use only. The text materials contained in this Web site may not be modified in any way.

You can obtain permission to use our content by emailing CINHC at . Please include the title, author, Web address, and how you plan to use the reprint. Permission is not required for sending a copy of a publication to colleagues.

All rights in photographs, illustrations, artworks, and other graphic materials, whether on the site, or in the documents on the site, are reserved to the copyright owners (licensors). Prior permission to use, download, reproduce, or reprint any photograph, illustration, artwork, or other graphic material must be obtained from the copyright owner, regardless of the intended use. These images may not be modified in any way.

Any use of “California Institute for Nursing & Health Care” or the text or graphic materials contained in this Web site in any manner to express or imply endorsement, sponsorship, affiliation, or association of the user with or by the California Institute for Nursing & Health Care, is strictly prohibited.

Contact

If you have questions about establishing a link to our site or reuse permissions, email the CINHC at .