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Terms & Conditions

Please read the following terms and conditions of use carefully before using this site.

Using Critical Care Services Ontario’s Website

By using this site, you signify your assent to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to all of these Terms and Conditions of use, do not use this site.

Critical Care Services Ontario may revise and update these Terms and Conditions without notice at any time. Your continued usage of the Critical Care Services Ontario Website (the “site”) will mean you accept those changes.

This is a Canadian Website. Its content is intended for Canadian residents only. The website and these Terms of Conditions are subject to the laws in the Province of Ontario.

We retain the right, in our sole discretion, to add to, remove, modify or otherwise change any part of this website, in whole or in part, at any time.

This site does not provide medical advice.

Please be advised that all of the information on the Critical Care Services Ontario Website is provided for informational purposes only. This site does not provide medical advice. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. If you have or suspect you have a health problem, please consult your family physician. If you have or suspect you are experiencing a health emergency, please promptly visit a Hospital Emergency Department in your area. Furthermore, it should be noted that any reference to or mention of specific products, processes or services do not constitute or imply a recommendation or endorsement by us.

Reliance on any information provided by the Critical Care Services Ontario appearing on or provided in relation to the site is solely at your own risk. There is no guarantee that the information appearing on this site is necessarily timely or accurate.

This site may contain health- or medical-related materials that are explicit. If you find these materials offensive, you may not want to use our Site.

The site and the content provided are on an “as is” basis and we assume no responsibility for errors or omissions in any of the information contained on or accessible through this Site. When using the site, information will be transmitted over a medium that may be beyond the control and jurisdiction of Critical Care Services Ontario. As such, Critical Care Services Ontario assumes no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of this site.

Use of Content

Critical Care Services Ontario authorizes you to view or download web page text and/or documents on the Critical Care Services Ontario site solely for your personal, non-commercial use if you include the following copyright notice: “Copyright © 2012 Critical Care Services Ontario. All rights reserved.” Any other use of the material is strictly prohibited without our prior written permission and the permission of the applicable rights holder(s). If you violate any of these Terms and Conditions, your permission to use the content automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any portion of the content.

External Websites linked from

Any websites linked from the Critical Care Services Ontario Website are created by organizations outside Critical Care Services Ontario. Those organizations are responsible for the information contained within their sites. Critical Care Services Ontario does not recommend and does not endorse the content on any third-party websites. Critical Care Services Ontario is not responsible for the content of linked third-party sites or third-party advertisements and does not make any representations regarding their content or accuracy. Your use of third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites. Any specific comments regarding these sites should be directed to that individual organization.

General Information

Our failure to act with respect to a breach by you or others of these Terms and Conditions of Use does not waive our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches. These Terms and Conditions of Use set forth the entire understanding and agreement between us and any site user with respect to the site, its uses and services.

Except as expressly provided in a particular “legal notice” on the site, these Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Critical Care Services Ontario with respect to the use of the Critical Care Services Ontario Website.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about these Terms and Conditions of Use or the Website in general, please contact us at Thank you for visiting We hope you find your visit to be worthwhile and useful.

Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting Critical Care Services Ontario’s Website. Critical Care Services Ontario places a high value on privacy. Please review this page to learn more about our commitment to user privacy on this site.

Summarized below is the information we collect about you during your online visit:

Cookies – Like most Websites, that of Critical Care Services Ontario uses small pieces of information called “cookies” that are stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies let us “remember” information about your preferences and allow you to move within areas of our site fast and easily. These cookies contain anonymous, non-personal information.

Information about your visit – In order to improve access to our website and determine what information visitors access most frequently, we may track statistics such as IP address, browser type, domain name, access times and referring website addresses. If you choose not to use this website to gather information, you have the right to request the information through other means (e.g., phone, fax).

Third-party sites – This site contains links to external websites. Critical Care Services Ontario is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any third-party website.

Updates – We may update these Terms and Conditions from time to time. The most current version will always be posted to this website.

Users’ personal information – When users visit the website, we will not gather personal information unless the user chooses to use it in order to obtain a product or service. All information will be collected in a secure manner. There are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control and the security, integrity and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged through this website cannot be guaranteed.

We will not distribute any personal information gathered through the site, nor will we sell it to any third party. However, we reserve the right to disclose personal information if disclosure is pursuant to legal proceedings.

Any messages or emails sent to us will not be disclosed to anyone except staff and any other parties that may need to respond to users’ requests.

Contact Information – If you have any questions, please contact us at Thank you for visiting We hope you find your visit to be worthwhile and useful.

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