Social Media Policy
Welcome to NetWellness
Our Facebook page, twitter feed, and other social media outlets provide content related to medicine, general health and wellness information, disease information, drug information, standard and alternative treatment information, and health care.
Please note that our social media accounts do not provide individual medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. It is not continuously monitored and does not provide emergency services. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.
Posted comments and images do not necessarily represent the views of Case Western Reserve University, Ohio State University, or the NetWellness.org.
Please remember that this is a public forum and the privacy policies of Facebook, Twitter, and other social media outlets apply. Any information provided in “likes,” posts, links, comments, tweets, retweets, replies and mentions will be available to the general public. As such, the user agrees that he/she will not:
- Post any personal details such as file numbers, social security numbers, personal health information, or other information in which an individual has a reasonable expectation of privacy.
- Publish statements or comments that contain abusive or vulgar language, spam, hate speech, or defamatory or threatening remarks regarding any person or entity.
- Impersonate another person.
- Allow another person or entity to use the user’s identity for posting or viewing comments.
Case Western Reserve University, Ohio State University, or the NetWellness.org, at any of their discretion, may remove communications that fail to comport with the terms and conditions outlined herein. Case Western Reserve University, Ohio State University, or the NetWellness.org may also terminate a user’s access to the sites or delete any communications posted on these sites whether or not they violate these standards identified herein. The user agrees to indemnify Case Western Reserve University, Ohio State University, and the NetWellness.org against damages, losses, liabilities, judgments, costs or expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs) arising out of a claim relating to any material the user has posted.
These feeds may not be used for the submission of any medical claim, demand, informal or formal complaint, or any other form of legal and/or administrative notice or process, or for the purpose of exhausting of any legal and/or administrative remedy.
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