Terms Of Use

ACPNY Community Guidelines

Please follow these guidelines when interacting with AdvantageCare Physicians (ACPNY) on social media:

Treat other social media users how you like to be treated
Please be courteous and respectful of others. In order to keep our social media channels safe and secure, we reserve the right to remove content that is inappropriate or contains sensitive information.

Remember that social media is a public space
ACPNY’s social media channels are public, so please make sure to protect your privacy. Please do not post public comments with your health care information, social security number, financial information, or other private data on our social media sites.

Please let us know how we can help you
If you have any questions or concerns, we want to hear from you. To get the answers you need, we may ask you to direct message, call or email us with more information. Please help us help you by providing the details we need to work towards a solution if we reach out to you.

Social Media & Email Terms of Use
AdvantageCare Physicians’ social media channels are a way for ACPNY to interact directly with our community. By posting content (“User Content”) on ACPNY social media channels, you agree to ACPNY’s Social Media Terms of Use.

ACPNY is not responsible for any User Content posted on ACPNY Social Media. Any User Content you post on ACPNY Social Media is done voluntarily at your own risk, and you take personal responsibility for any information provided. ACPNY is under no obligation to screen or monitor User Content, including tweets, posts, photos, videos, comments and direct messages.

ACPNY reserves the right to delete any User Content that is inconsistent with the company’s mission or promotes a product or service. In the event your User Content is deemed inappropriate, ACPNY reserves the right to block you from posting on ACPNY Social Media.

Privacy:
Please do not post public User Content containing personal contact information. Please do not post or direct message ACPNY with your social security number, financial information or other protected health care information such as your physician’s name or the reason you saw the doctor. You understand that the phone numbers provided on ACPNY Social Media may be used by ACPNY or any of its contracted parties to contact you about your medical account and services provided to you.

Public User Content with detailed private information or medical information about you or another person may be removed to protect the privacy of all concerned.

ACPNY takes your privacy very seriously. Please see our Privacy Policy to read more on how we protect your privacy.

ACPNY is not responsible for the privacy or security practices of third party websites and social media sites. Please review the privacy and terms of use policies for these sites. You agree that your use of third party websites, resources and social media sites at your own risk and is subject to the terms and conditions of these sites.

Proprietary Rights:
As a condition of posting User Content on ACPNY Social Media, you agree that you have the right and authority to submit content and that such content does not infringe upon the intellectual property rights, trademark, copyright or other rights of any third party.

License and Release:
You understand and agree that you are hereby releasing all rights, title and interest in and to any User Content that you submit. You give ACPNY and affiliates the unrestricted right to use any user content you provide, without compensation to you or any third party, including any content, photographs, ideas,
concepts, designs, or creative elements provided or created by you and allow ACPNY and its designees to use all elements of such content in any and all media now known or not currently known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without compensation or notification to, or permission by you or any third party.

You expressly release and hold harmless ACPNY, its affiliates and subsidiaries, its officers, directors, agents, employees and those acting under its authority, from any and all claims and liabilities of any kind arising out of or in connection with your User Content. This release shall be binding upon your heirs, administrators, executors and assigns.

Medical Information
ACPNY Social Media channels are here to provide information, but do not consider our medical updates or conversation on the channels to be medical advice. Contact a health care professional in your area if medical attention is needed, or dial 911 if there’s an emergency. 

Please do not:
  • Offer unauthorized medical advice
  • Discuss pharmaceutical products or product use
  • Share personal or sensitive identifying or medical information

ACPNY is not responsible for any medical instruction or recommendations provided on any of the social channels & is not responsible for any action taken as a result of considering any advice.

Marketing and Communications Terms of Use
By submitting your email through our social channels or website, you agree to receive marketing and communications from ACPNY and its affiliates, are at least 18 years of age, and have read and accepted the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. You will have the option to opt-out at any time.

Disclaimer
ACPNY respects all members of our community, but may not agree with their beliefs. ACPNY is happy to provide a place for conversation about issues that are relevant to our principles and our mission, but ACPNY is not responsible for and do not endorse any comments or posts by any member of our community. This includes, but is not limited to: social media, blog, and article posts, comments, interactions, and retweets, whether they’re posted to ACPNY’s channels or on that of the community member in question.

When you post on ACPNY Social Media, please understand that you agree to indemnify ACPNY against any legal claims related to posted material, such as damages, losses, liabilities, judgments, costs and/or expenses.
 
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