Terms & Conditions

Terms of use

These Terms of Use apply to the iehealthplus website (www.iehealthplus.org.au)

The content of this website is published by Inner East Community Health.

These Terms of Use also apply to:

  1. the use of the website;
  2. access to the website from third party websites;
  3. the content contained in the website or accessed via links from the website, including health information, publications, fact sheets, news and alerts (Information);
  4. any material, interactive facilities or services accessed through the website, (e.g. online bookings)

In these Terms of Use, use of the terms ‘iehealthplus’, ‘we’, ‘us’ and ‘our’ refers to Inner East Community Health ABN: 82 136 672 681

as the licensed owner of the website, and the terms ‘you’ and ‘your’ refer to the user or viewer of the website or the user of Information.

Deemed acceptance

It is intended that these Terms of Use are legally binding on you and us. By accessing or using the Online Services (including Information and Interactive Services), you are deemed to accept these Terms of Use which together with our privacy statement govern Inner East Community Health’s relationship with you in relation to the website. Inner East Community Health may change the content of the Online Services, Interactive Services, Information and these Terms of Use and our Privacy Statement at our discretion and without notice. By continuing to use the websiteyou accept the Terms of Use as they apply from time to time.

Your use of the website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Victoria, Australia.

In using some services available through (or linked from) the website you will be required to agree to additional terms and conditions. Such terms and conditions apply together with, or in addition to, these Terms of Use.

Important information

THE WEBSITE IS NOT INTENDED FOR USE IN EMERGENCY SITUATIONS. IF YOU ARE SUFFERING AN ACUTE ILLNESS OR EMERGENCY CONDITION, CALL TRIPLE ZERO (000) AND ASK FOR AN AMBULANCE.

The Information contained in, or accessed through, the website is for your general information and use only and is not intended to be used as medical advice.

You should also not disregard professional advice, or delay seeking it, because of any Information contained on the website, including any results provided. Our website is designed only for people who are located within Australia.

Disclaimer of warranties

While the Information is subject to Inner East Community Health’s quality assurances processes, the Information is also subject to continuing research, clinical experience, reasonable differences in opinions among authorities, unique aspects of individual situations and the possibility of human error in preparing the Information. No representation or warranty (express or implied) is made as to the currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, and / or availability of the Information. In addition, no representation or warranty (express or implied) is made that the Information will meet your health or medical requirements.

Whilst we provide general health information, the circumstance of each individual will differ. You should exercise your own judgement with respect to your use of our Online Services (including any Interactive Services) and you should carefully evaluate the currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability and relevance of the available information.

Disclaimer of liability

You acknowledge that your use of any Information or materials on the Online Services is entirely at your own risk and that the Information may contain inaccuracies or errors.

To the maximum extent permitted by law Inner East Community Health expressly disclaims all liability for any loss, damage, expense and costs incurred by you arising out of accessing, downloading, using or relying on any of the Information or the Online Services including, but not limited to, in circumstances where:

  • the website provides incorrect or inappropriate information;
  • the  information on the website is used for a purpose for which they were not intended;
  • the website contain errors, omissions or inaccuracies;
  • you are unable to obtain consistent, reliable and uninterrupted access to our website;
  • there is damage or interference to your mobile device or any other piece of hardware, software, equipment or device installed on or used in connection with your mobile device, or your mobile data that arises in connection to your download or, its content or any linked website;
  • you rely on an interpretation or opinion stated in, or which may be inferred from, the website; or
  • inaccurate information is available from any external websites accessed via a link on the website.

To the extent permitted by law, our liability for failure to comply with consumer guarantees required by Part 3-2 of the Australian Consumer Law, is limited to the supply of services again or the payment of the cost of having the services supplied again.

Copyright and trade marks

All intellectual property rights in content on the website, including (without limitation) text, graphics, Information architecture and coding (including any copyright subsisting in them), is owned by Inner East Community Health or licensed to us.

You may access and download the material on the website where available, but may not, subject to a use for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), modify, publish, transmit, distribute, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the website content in whole or in part without the prior written permission of the owner of the material.

The website may contain trade marks owned by Inner East Community Health and third parties. You may not display or use in any manner any trade marks featured on the website without the prior written permission of the trade mark owner.

Links to other websites

The website contains links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience only.

Inner East Community Health does not specifically endorse any organisation, association or entity referred to in, or linked to, the Online Services. Views or recommendations provided in linked websites do not necessarily reflect those of Inner East Community Health and  has no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s). It is your responsibility to make your own decisions about the currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability and suitability of information contained in linked websites.

You may link to the website, but permission is restricted to making a link without any alteration of the relevant website contents. Permission is not granted to reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials from this site on any other website unless express prior written permission has been obtained from Healthdirect.

In no event are you permitted to use the Online Services to sell a product or service, or to increase traffic to your website for commercial reasons, such as advertising sales. Inner East Community Health reserves the right to prevent linking to the Online Services at any time.