Terms and Conditions
Welcome to ViracorIBT.com (the "Site"). Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this Site. By accessing or using the Site, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. The provision of information and services on this Site by the owners and operators of ViracorIBT.com and their agents is subject to your agreement to the terms and conditions below.
1. Scope of These Terms
2. Disclaimer of Content
This site provides information about our company and its wholly owned subsidiaries, and the products and services offered by each of them, including diagnostic health testing and services, data analysis, clinical trials capabilities, employer health management solutions, and information about various health conditions. The clinical information contained within the "Retriever" section of our site is intended for the use of healthcare professionals. Healthcare professionals should exercise their own clinical judgment when using our content, tools or databases. Healthcare professionals should consult their own advisors when submitting claims for diagnostic testing services. Our website is not a source of authoritative billing, coverage or coding information, and each health plan and governmental payer will have its own billing and coverage guidelines.
If you are a patient or healthcare consumer, you should not use information found on this Site to replace a relationship with your physician or other healthcare professional and should not rely on that information as professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare provider concerning questions you have regarding a medical condition, and before starting, stopping or modifying any treatment or medication. In the case of a health emergency, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel. Never delay obtaining medical advice or disregard medical advice because of something you have or have not read on this site.
The information (including, without limitation, advice and recommendations) and services on this Site are intended solely as a general educational aid and are neither medical nor health care advice for any individual problem nor a substitute for medical or other professional advice and services from a qualified health care provider familiar with your medical history. Use of this Site does not create a doctor-patient relationship. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment.
While Viracor-IBT attempts to keep all the information on the Site up-to-date, medical treatment and knowledge change quickly, and this Site should not be considered error-free or as a comprehensive source of all information on a particular topic. Viracor-IBT makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of the content of the Site, and assumes no responsibility for any consequences relating directly or indirectly to any action or inaction you take based upon the information and material on this Site. Your use of the Site is subject to the additional disclaimers and caveats that may appear throughout these terms and conditions and the Viracor-IBT Site. You assume the entire risk of loss in using this Site and materials contained in the Site.
Features and specifications of products or services described or depicted on the Site are subject to change at any time without notice.
3. Copyright, Trademarks and other Intellectual Property
The entire contents of this Site are subject to copyright protection. You may not copy the contents of this Site, other than for non-commercial individual reference provided that all copyright or other proprietary notices are retained, and thereafter the contents may not be recopied, reproduced or otherwise redistributed. Except as expressly provided above, you may not otherwise copy, display, download, distribute, modify, reproduce, republish or retransmit any information, text or documents contained in this Site or any portion thereof in any electronic medium or in hard copy, or create any derivative work based on such images, text or documents, without the express written consent of Viracor-IBT. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right under any patent or trademark of Viracor-IBT, its affiliates or any third party.
All product names, whether or not appearing in large print or with the trademark symbol, are trademarks of Viracor-IBT, its affiliates, related companies or its licensors or joint venture partners, unless otherwise noted. The use or misuse of these trademarks or any other materials, except as permitted herein, is expressly prohibited and may be in violation of copyright law, trademark law, the law of slander and libel, the law of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. Please be advised that Viracor-IBT actively and aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
4. Right to Change Terms and Conditions
Viracor-IBT may, at any time and from time to time, change these terms and conditions. Any changes to these terms and conditions will be effective immediately upon posting of the changed terms and conditions on the Site. You agree to review these terms and conditions periodically, and use of the Site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms and conditions as changed.
5. Links to Other Sites
6. Links to This Site
We welcome links to this Site. You can link your site to ours using our suggested link copy, or create your own. However, we do not wish to be linked to or from any third-party web site or link which contains:
a. any information that misrepresents the nature of your relationship with our organization, or incorrect facts or data about our organization; or
b. any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind, including, without limitation, any content constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state, provincial, national or international law, regulation which may be damaging or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility or integrity of Viracor-IBT or its subsidiaries; or
c. any material or information of any kind, which promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual, could be harmful to minors, harasses or advocates harassment of another person, provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, provides instructional information about illegal activities, including, without limitation, the making or buying of illegal weapons; or
d. any information, software or other material which violates or infringes upon the rights of others, including material which is an invasion of privacy or publicity rights, or which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights.
We reserve the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to the web site, including, without limitation, any link which contains or makes available any content or information of the foregoing nature, at any time.
7. Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability
VIRACOR-IBT AND ITS AFFILIATES DISCLAIM ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THE INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THIS SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ACCESS TO THIS SITE MAY BE INTERRUPTED AND INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS MAY NOT BE ERROR-FREE. NONE OF VIRAVOR-IBT, ITS AFFILIATES OR ANYONE ELSE INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING OR DELIVERING THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS CONTAINED HEREIN ASSUMES ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS PROVIDED ON THIS SITE; THEY ALSO SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THIS SITE. ALL INFORMATION, SERVICES AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.
You acknowledge and agree that the limitations set forth above are fundamental elements of this agreement and this site would not be provided to you absent such limitations.
Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. Check your local laws for any restrictions or limitations regarding the exclusion of implied warranties.
9. Ordered Products and Services
The order, purchase, and sale of any products from Viracor-IBT, its affiliates, and/or their suppliers are subject to the terms and conditions contained in the applicable purchase order or written agreement between the parties (or, with respect to online orders via the Site, any applicable online purchase terms).
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Viracor-IBT, its affiliates, and their respective affiliates, employees, officers, directors, agents, servants and representatives of each from any liability, loss, claim, suit, damage, and expense (including reasonable attorneys´ fees and expenses) related to (i) your violation of these terms and conditions and (ii) your use of any materials obtained by you from this Site.
11. Applicable Law
This Site is operated from our offices in the State of Missouri, U.S.A. These Terms and Conditions and the resolution of any dispute related to these terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Missouri without regard to any conflict of law provisions thereof. Any action related to these Terms and Conditions shall be brought only the state courts of and federal courts in the State of Missouri and all parties waive any objection to the personal jurisdiction of an venue in such courts.
This Site and its contents are intended to comply with the laws and regulations in the U.S. Although the information on this Site is accessible to users outside of the U.S., the information on the Site pertaining to Viracor-IBT’s and its affiliates’ products and services is intended for use only by residents of the U.S. Other countries may have laws, regulatory requirements and medical practices that differ from those in the U.S. Viracor-IBT reserves the right to limit provision of our products or services to any person, geographic region or jurisdiction and/or to limit the quantities or any products or services we provide. Any offer for any product or service made on this website is void where prohibited. Viracor-IBT makes no representation that material on this site is appropriate or available for use outside the United States, and accessing them from territories where their content is illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access the site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
12. Contact Information
Viracor-IBT Laboratories, Inc. is headquartered in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, in the United States of America.
Viracor-IBT Laboratories, Inc.
1001 NW Technology Drive
Lee's Summit, MO 64086
Specific questions and comments should be directed to the appropriate department via our Contact Us page. We will make every effort to respond to all emails as quickly as possible.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held invalid or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction, the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall remain in full force and effect. Any provision of these Terms and Conditions held invalid or unenforceable only in part or degree will remain in full force and effect to the extent not held invalid or unenforceable. The parties further agree to replace such invalid or unenforceable provision of these Terms and Conditions with a valid and enforceable provision that will achieve, to the extent possible, the economic, business and other purposes of such invalid or unenforceable provision.
14. Entire Agreement
These Terms and Conditions represent the entire agreement between you and Viracor-IBT relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except by Viracor-IBT as provided herein or through a written document signed by both parties.