Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Please read these terms carefully before using this web site. Using this web site indicates that you accept these terms. Certain provisions of these terms may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on other areas of the MCHC.org site.


The Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC) maintains this web site to facilitate access to the organization’s information and resources. MCHC will make every effort to keep the site current and accurate and to correct errors brought to its attention. However, MCHC makes no warranties, expressed or implied, regarding errors or omissions and assumes no legal liability or responsibility for loss or damage resulting from the use of information contained within. MCHC may revise the materials on this site at any time without notice.


All materials on this Web site, unless otherwise indicated, are copyrighted by the Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC) © 2003 – 2011. MCHC authorizes you to view and download the materials on this Web site, provided that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not modify the materials and logos contained on this site in any way or reproduce or publicly display, perform, distribute, or otherwise use them for any public or commercial purpose without express written consent from MCHC. Any unauthorized use of any of the information, images, or code of this web site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. If you breach any of these terms, your authorization to use this site automatically terminates and you must destroy any downloaded or printed materials.

Information Disclaimer

Information on this Web site is intended as general summary information that is made available to the public, and is not intended to constitute medical advice or to take the place of either the written law or regulations. MCHC expressly disclaims any and all liability for any statement posted on the MCHC.org Web site. Information resources are designed to help users better understand the health care system, health services research and medical effectiveness and their own health. Individuals are urged to consult with qualified health care providers for diagnosis and treatment and for answers to personal health care questions.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship

MCHC reserves the right to accept commercial support for the MCHC.org web site, in accordance with guidelines established by the organization. MCHC will attempt to clearly identify companies that provide commercial support for this Web site. MCHC assumes no liability concerning claims or offers made in advertisements, and reserves the right to withdraw or modify advertisements without notice.