Terms & Conditions

UPDATED February 16, 2018

Please read these Term and Conditions prior to using our website. If you do not agree to all of the below Term and Conditions, do not use this website. Please note, these Terms and Conditions are subject to revision at any time. Continued use of this website means you accept those changes. The Terms and Conditions contained herein shall govern all use of this website, including all content, information and services, provided on the website. By accessing and/or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms.

For purposes of these Terms and Conditions, the following definitions shall apply:

Content: All information published by and/or through ClearHealth Quality Institute, LLC (CHQI), including but not limited to, any analysis, writings, figures, graphs, advertisements, copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names, trade dress, patent rights, or database rights and related materials.

Services: All activities associated with CHQI and related work product.

Privacy Please review our Privacy Policy for a description of our privacy practices.

Intellectual Property All Content and technology provided on this website are owned by or licensed to CHQI, Schooner Strategies, LLC or their affiliates and protected by federal intellectual property laws. CHQI and its affiliates retain all proprietary rights to that Contact and technology. All trademarks, service marks, trade names and logos appearing on this website are property of CHQI and/or its affiliates.

License CHQI provides you with a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, limited use license to access and use of the content and services on this website. Such usage shall be in strict compliance with these Terms and Conditions. CHQI reserves the right to terminate this license at any time and for any reason. Failure to comply with these Terms and Conditions will result in automatic termination of this license.

If you access Content through a mobile application or other type of third party platform, the applicable End User License Agreement for the mobile service through which you downloaded the mobile application may apply in addition to these Terms and Conditions.

Limitations on Use By accessing and/or using this website, you agree to the following:

  1. Only one individual may access Content and/or a Service at a time using the same user name or password, unless agreed to otherwise in writing.

  2. You shall not to rearrange, modify, republish, display, reproduce, copy, download, store, transmit, disseminate, transfer or post the Content from this website onto any other media without the express written consent of CHQI.

  3. You shall not create any derivative work based on or containing the Content from this website. “Spidering”and/or any other automated means to access, copy, index, process and/or store any Content from this website is expressly prohibited.

  4. You shall not access Content and/or Services to which you are not authorized; nor shall you attempt to circumvent any restrictions imposed on your use or access of the Content and/or Services.

  5. You shall not use Content in any commercial product or service, including but not limited to, creating apps, extensions, or other products and/or services that use our Content.

  6. You shall not use, intentionally or unintentionally, any Content or Service in a manner contrary to or in violation of any applicable international, national, federal, state or local law, rule or regulation.

  7. You shall not use this website in any manner that could harm, disable, or otherwise impair any computer systems, including, but not limited to, servers, networks and/or other components connected or used for this website.

  8. You shall not use Content and/or Services for any unlawful purpose. CHQI reserves the right to terminate and/or restrict access to Content and/or a Service if such usage may violate any laws, regulations, and/or rulings, infringe upon another person’s rights or violate these Terms and Conditions.

Any unauthorized or prohibited use of Content and/or Services may subject you to civil liability, criminal prosecution or both, under applicable federal, state, local laws, or applicable foreign laws, rules, regulations and treaties.

Warranties Access to and use of, Services and Content are available on an “AS-IS” and “AS-AVAILABLE” basis. CHQI specifically disclaims any representations or warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to, any representations or warranties for merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

In no event will CHQI be liable, in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages of any kind arising out of, or in connection with use of this website.

Limitation of Liability In no event shall CHQI, nor any of its officers, directors and employees, be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this website, whether or not such liability is under contract. CHQI, including its officers, directors and employees, shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this website.

Indemnification You hereby agree to indemnify, defend, and hold CHQI and its officers, directors, employees, affiliates, agents and licensors harmless from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms and Conditions.

These Terms and Conditions are governed by and constructed in accordance with the laws of the State of Maryland. Any action arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions shall be filed in state or federal courts located in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

Severability If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is deemed unlawful, unenforceable, or void, then that provision shall be seemed severable from the remaining provisions and shall not affect the remaining provisions’ validity and enforceability.

Contact Information Please contact us should you have any questions or concerns at:

CHQI 326 First Street, Suite 100 Annapolis, Maryland 21403 info@chqi.com (410) 756-1300