Your Use of This Website is Governed by These Terms
Please take a few minutes to review these Terms and Conditions. Your use of this website constitutes your agreement to follow these rules and to be bound by them. If you do not agree with any of these Terms and Conditions, do not use this website.
Western Dental Services, Inc. reserves the right to update, revise, supplement
or modify this website, including these Terms and Conditions, at any time
without notice to you. We may also make improvements and/or changes in services
and/or products described on this website or add new features at any time
without notice to you. We encourage you to review these Terms and Conditions
whenever you use this website. Your continued use of this website will
constitute your agreement to follow and be bound by the Terms and Conditions as
they may be revised.
Copyright & Trademark Notice
All of the content you see and hear on the westerndental.com website, including text, page headers, photos, images, illustrations, logos, designs, graphics, button icons, audio clips, video clips and forms, are subject to trademark, service mark, trade dress, copyright and/or other intellectual property rights or licenses held by Western Dental Services, Inc., or one of its affiliates.
You warrant to Western Dental Services, Inc. that you will not use this website, or its content, for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. The content of this website, and the website as a whole, is intended solely for personal, noncommercial use by the users of our site. You may download, print and store selected portions of the content, provided you (1) only use these copies of the content for your own personal, noncommercial use, (2) do not copy or post the content on any network computer or broadcast the content in any media, and (3) do not modify or alter the content in any way, or delete or change any copyright or trademark notice. Any use of the content of this website not expressly permitted by these Terms and Conditions is a breach of these Terms and Conditions.
No right, title or interest in any downloaded materials is transferred to you as a result of any such downloading. Western Dental Services, Inc. reserves complete title and full intellectual property rights in any content you download from this website.
Use by Children
Western Dental Services, Inc. does not knowingly allow its patients under the age of 13 to create accounts that allow access to the secured features of this website.
Collection and Use of Information
Portions of our website may allow you to provide us with personal information in order to deliver requested materials, products or services to you, respond to your questions, or enable to you to update information or sign up for Western Dental Services, Inc. programs. Personal information is any information or data that is unique to an individual, including but not limited to a name, social security number, address, and birth date. Any personal information that you provide via our website is used exclusively for the purpose stated and contained on the website page. Western Dental Services, Inc. does not sell, license, transmit or disclose personal information that you provide to us outside of Western Dental Services, Inc. and its affiliated companies except with the following exceptions:
- Upon your authorization
- When such disclosure is necessary to support Western Dental Services, Inc. and its contractors or agents to carry out treatment, payment or health care operations
- When required or permitted by law
Any such disclosure of any personal information is performed within the parameters of applicable laws and regulations, and the personal information is used only for the purpose it was provided.
You understand that the confidentiality of individually identifiable health information is protected by federal and state law. You represent to Western Dental Services, Inc. that you are either (1) the individual to whom this account pertains, or (2) legally authorized under applicable law to receive health care information regarding, and to make health care decisions for, the individual to whom this account
pertains (for example, as the parent, legal guardian or legal custodian of such individual).
Any personal information you submit to the website is governed by
the Western Dental Services, Inc. Privacy Notice California
. To deactivate your Western Dental website account, please contact us
Western Dental Services, Inc. expressly reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate a user's access to any website services and/or to any or all other areas of the website due to any act that would constitute a violation of these Terms and Conditions.
Western Dental Services, Inc. has several tools that allow you access to certain information about you or your plan. You are responsible for taking all reasonable steps to ensure that no unauthorized person shall have access to your Western Dental Services, Inc. online User ID and password (collectively, "Password") or account. It is your sole responsibility to (1) control the disclosure and use of your Password; (2) authorize, monitor, and control access to and use of your Password and your Western Dental Services, Inc. online account; and (3) promptly inform Western Dental Services, Inc. of any
unauthorized use of your Password or any need to deactivate a Password.
To the extent that the law and/or any applicable regulation allows for the provision of notice electronically, and further provided that any health plan agreement by which you are covered does not require notice by mail, you hereby agree to receive all such notices electronically, including but not limited to notices required by state or federal privacy laws, and all financial information pertinent to,
or required in connection with the operation of your account at this online website. By accepting the terms of this Agreement, you are acknowledging receipt of all privacy notices linked to this site as a necessary step to obtaining the services in connection with this plan and website.
THE WESTERNDENTAL.COM WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT AND ALL WEBSITE RELATED SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS," "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITH ALL FAULTS, WITHOUT REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, WESTERN DENTAL SERVICES, INC., AND ITS AFFILIATES (COLLECTIVELY, "WESTERN DENTAL") DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO THIS SITE AND ITS CONTENTS, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, WESTERN DENTAL DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, RELIABLE, USEFUL, TIMELY OR CURRENT OR THAT THIS WEBSITE WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION OR ERROR.
WESTERN DENTAL DOES NOT ENDORSE NOR MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE OPTIONS OR OTHER SERVICE OR DATA YOU MAY ACCESS, DOWNLOAD OR USE AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON THIS WEBSITE, OR ABOUT ANY WEBSITE YOU MAY ACCESS THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. LINKS TO OTHER SITES ARE PROVIDED FOR CONVENIENCE ONLY. YOU NEED TO MAKE YOUR OWN DECISIONS REGARDING YOUR INTERACTIONS OR COMMUNICATIONS WITH ANY OTHER WEBSITE.
WESTERN DENTAL MAKES NO REPRESENTATION THAT CONTENT PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE IS APPLICABLE OR APPROPRIATE FOR USE IN LOCATIONS OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES.
WESTERN DENTAL ASSUMES NO RISK OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, ALL WEBSITE RELATED SERVICES, AND ALL OF THE CONTENT PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE.
Limitation of Liability
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, SHALL WESTERN DENTAL OR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, AGENTS, VENDORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT LOSSES OR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE, ITS CONTENT, THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THE WEBSITE, THE SERVICES OR PRODUCTS AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE, ANY WEBSITES LINKED TO SUCH SERVICES OR PRODUCTS, THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION CONTAINED AT ANY OR ALL OF SUCH WEBSITES OR ANYWHERE ON THE INTERNET.
THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL LOSSES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (WHETHER GENERAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF DATA, LOST INCOME OR PROFITS, OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION), WHETHER IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, EVEN IF AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF WESTERN DENTAL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS WEBSITE, WEBSITE RELATED SERVICES OR ANY CONTENT ON THE WEBSITE, OR WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THIS WEBSITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SET FORTH ABOVE, SO THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Enforcement of Terms and Conditions
BY ACCESSING AND USING THE WESTERNDENTAL.COM WEBSITE, YOU AGREE THAT YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS SUBJECT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, AS WELL AS ALL APPLICABLE LAWS, AS GOVERNED AND INTERPRETED PURSUANT TO THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS PRINCIPLES OF CONFLICTS OF LAW.
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is held invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, that
provision will be deemed to apply only to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remainder of the Terms and Conditions will remain valid and enforceable.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold completely harmless Western Dental and its officers, directors, shareholders, agents, and employees from and against any and all claims, damages, costs, and expenses, including without limitation claims based upon the negligence of Western Dental, arising from or related to your use of this website, the services or products available on this website, the materials it contains, and any sites linked to this website. You further agree to indemnify and Western Dental and its officers, directors, shareholders, agents, and employees harmless from any loss, liability, claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your negligence, or violation of any law or the rights of a third party, or due to or arising out of your use of this website.