Speakers Lending Their Stories for Improved Healthcare

Terms of Use

The following terms and conditions shall govern the materials and services provided to you by SpeakerLink, from this website ("Site").

Founded in 2011, SpeakerLink is a web-based instrument designed with the intent of matching healthcare organizations that are seeking presenters with patient advocates who offer presentations on various topics related to patient safety. These speakers have NOT been vetted and you may book them at your own risk.

By accessing and using this Site, you acknowledge that you have read and understood these Terms and Conditions, and that you accept them and agree to be legally bound by them. You should not use this Site if you have any objections to any of these Terms and Conditions.

On behalf of SpeakerLink, TMIT may revise these Terms and Conditions over time as new features are added to the Site, or as Internet law and standards evolve. We will post those changes prominently, but we do recommend that you read these Terms and Conditions each time you visit the Site.
  1. Copyright and Permissions
    Please feel free to browse the Site. You may download or make single copies of materials displayed on the Site for your own personal and noncommercial use, but all copies shall retain the copyright, trademark, and other proprietary notices displayed with the materials on the Site.

    You may not distribute, transmit, copy, download, or otherwise make available any material from the Site, including any text or images, for public or commercial use, without the prior written permission of TMIT; you also may not distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, modify, rewrite, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any material contained on the SpeakerLink Site without prior written permission.

    None of the material contained on the Site (including all software, HTML code, and other code) may be reverse-engineered, disassembled, decompiled, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, translated into any language or computer language, retransmitted in any form or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photo-reproduction, recordation, or otherwise), resold, or redistributed without the prior written permission of TMIT.

    Except as otherwise noted, all content of the Site is: Copyright © 2011 TMIT, All Rights Reserved

    For further information about permission to use material, please e-mail us. We can be reached at pcsp@tmit1.org.

  2. Privacy
    Our policy is to respect and protect the privacy of our users. SpeakerLink includes, as part of its intent, the ongoing effort to earn and maintain the confidence of users by promoting fair information practices. To fulfill this mission, TMIT agrees to exercise reasonable precautions to maintain the confidentiality of information provided by you in connection with accessing and using this Site. SpeakerLink also agrees to post prominently and in plain language its specific privacy policies.

    For our full Privacy Statement, see our PRIVACY POLICY.

  3. Services
    This Site contains information about our speakers and provides basic contact information for directly connecting with a speaker to establish and solidify plans for a speaking engagement. All information on the Site conforms to the specifications of SpeakerLink. If you have comments or questions, you can reach SpeakerLink representatives by e-mail at pcsp@tmit1.org.

    Determination of the suitability of a speaker is your sole responsibility. SpeakerLink disclaims any responsibility in that regard.

  4. Payment and Speaker Procurement
    Speaker fees vary based on speaker qualifications and travel distance required for the speaking engagement. Fee negotiations and discussions about logistics are to be conducted between the organization seeking to obtain the services of [a] speaker[s] and the prospective speaker[s] of interest, on a case-by-case basis. Speakers will be responsible for invoicing the procuring organization and tracking payment. TMIT is not responsible for coordination or oversight of the procurement and payment process. All honoraria issued to speakers are to be considered reportable, taxable income. Paid speakers are to assume full responsibility for the reporting of income to the IRS on their own behalf.

    Contact information for speakers is provided to the site administrator by the speakers and is updated as needed.

  5. Support and Communications
    Speaker fees vary based on speaker qualifications and travel distance required for the speaking engagement. Fee negotiations and discussions about logistics are to be conducted between the organization seeking to obtain the services of [a] speaker[s] and the prospective speaker[s] of interest, on a case-by-case basis. Speakers will be responsible for invoicing the procuring organization and tracking payment. TMIT is not responsible for coordination or oversight of the procurement and payment process. All honoraria issued to speakers are to be considered reportable, taxable income. Paid speakers are to assume full responsibility for the reporting of income to the IRS on their own behalf.

    SpeakerLink provides a FAQ page. If you wish to obtain additional information, you may get in contact with us directly. Communications are primarily conducted by e-mail with responses within 2 business days. You can reach SpeakerLink by e-mail at pcsp@tmit1.org.

  6. Disclaimers and Limitation of Liabilities and Warranties
    SPEAKERLINK SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST REVENUES OR LOST PROFITS, WHICH MAY RESULT FROM THE USE OF, ACCESS TO, OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE. (BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.) SPEAKERLINK MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE WITH RESPECT TO ANY OF THE MATERIALS/SERVICES AVAILABLE FROM THE SITE, ALL OF WHICH ARE BEING OFFERED "AS IS." SPEAKERLINK ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR BROWSING THE SITE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING ANY MATERIALS FROM THE SITE.


  7. Complete Understanding
    These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire understanding between SpeakerLink and you with respect to the Site.

    BY USING THE SITE, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR CONSENT TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND ANY SUBSEQUENT MODIFICATIONS. AS A CONDITION OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE, YOU WARRANT THAT YOU WILL NOT USE THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE THAT IS UNLAWFUL.

    For more information about SpeakerLink, or if you have any questions about our Terms and Conditions, please e-mail us at pcsp@tmit1.org.

    We would be happy to answer your questions or hear your concerns.

    Last Updated: August 11, 2011
 
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