Purpose of the Site
The Site provides information and a number of different services as offered by Davis Vision, Inc. By using the Site, you acknowledge that Davis Vision disclaims any responsibility for or liability related to your use of the Site. This website is owned wholly by Davis Vision, Inc. Additional information to include but not limited to Notification of Claimed Copyright Infringement, Copyright Complaints and Counter-Notification Procedures may be directed to the following:
Davis Vision, Inc. c/o Executive Web Team
175 East Houston Street
San Antonio, TX 78205
Use of Material
The contents of the Website are protected by copyright. Unauthorized use may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. Davis Vision authorizes you to view and download materials on the Website solely for your own use. All copyright and other proprietary notices must be maintained on any copies you make. Davis Vision does not authorize you to sell, modify, or otherwise use the Website for any public or commercial purposes without the prior written permission of Davis Vision or as otherwise expressly permitted herein.
The Website may not be used in violation of any laws or otherwise proscribed manner, including without limitation, those pertaining to the fraud and abuse or anti-kickback provisions of federal and state Medicare, Medicaid, and insurance laws.
You acknowledge and agree that Davis Vision may terminate your access privileges without notice to you for any reason, including without limitation: (a) illegal use of the Website and (b) action otherwise found objectionable by Davis Vision.
Links and references to third party websites are not endorsement of such products, services, or contents and are not intended to result in any referrals or compensation to you or Davis Vision.
This Website Does Not Provide Medical Advice
Davis Vision makes the Website available for the sole purpose of providing general education information on health and vision related issues and providing access to such resources. The Website and its health and vision related information and resources are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice or for the care that patients receive from their health care providers. Nothing in this site is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment nor does Davis Vision recommend or endorse the information mentioned on this Website. The Website and its health and vision related information are not intended, and must not be taken, to be the rendering of medical or processional health advice or services, or the practice of medicine, optometry, or any other professional health care.
Always seek the advice of your health care provider before beginning any treatment or if you have any questions regarding a medical and/or ocular condition. You should not disregard medical advice, or delay seeking medical advice, because of something you read in this Website. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your health care provider or 911 immediately.
The Website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. Davis Vision does not collect Personally Identifiable Information (PII) from any person we know is under the age of 13. Some of the content on this Website may not be appropriate for children. Parents or guardians are solely responsible for providing supervision of minors’ use of this Website.
Collection of Personal and Personally-Identifiable Information (PII)
If you are, or choose to become, a Subscriber/Member, your enrollment serves as an express opt-in, giving affirmative consent to participate in any activity or function of the Website. Such consent shall last the entire duration of your subscription to Davis Vision products.
When accessing the Member website, minimal Personally-Identifiable Information is collected. To register for access, you must supply the Member’s unique identification number, the Member’s last name and the Member’s date of birth. To access certain areas of the Member website after log in, personally identifiable information is required, specifically the user’s date of birth and first name. This information is collected as a means of authenticating and identifying the Subscriber/Member to allow access to the available information and services on the Member website.
The Personally Identifiable Information collected by Davis Vision is used solely for the purpose of providing vision care products and services to you, unless otherwise granted express permission by you to use the information for additional purposes.
Failure to opt-in or provide the required minimum Personally-Identifiable Information results in the inability to access certain non-public contents (e.g. Member website, etc.).
Davis Vision already has access to the information collected and compares the information on the DavisVision enrollment files to the information presented by the user to verify membership and authenticate the user. If disclosures of any personal information are made outside of this authentication and verification process, the information is not required and the user may choose to omit the information.
Members may opt-out of providing such information, at their discretion, by either foregoing use of the Member website or by ceasing subscription to Davis Vision products.
Personal Health Information (PHI)
Davis Vision does not collect your Personal Health Information through this Website and discourages you from submitting any material information considered the same. In the event of your voluntary submission of Personal Health Information, Davis Vision safeguards such data in accordance with all applicable state and federal privacy laws, including the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the HITECH Act, as amended, and any implementing regulation.
Davis Vision retains data for 10 years, in which time the data is then purged.
User Submissions in Public Areas
Information submitted by you in public areas of this Website is only used by Davis Vision representatives. Submission of any information via such means automatically grants Davis Vision an exclusive, perpetual license to retain such information. Davis Vision does not disclose such information to any third parties.
Use of Information Collected
Davis Vision will not use previously obtained information for purposes not addressed under the scope of existing policy.
Liability of Davis Vision and its Licensors
The use of this Website and its contents is at your own risk.
With respect to documents available from this server, neither Davis Vision nor any of its employees makes any warranty, express or implied, including the warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights. You expressly agree that use of this Website is at your own risk. Davis Vision shall not be responsible to you for any content found on this Website, nor does Davis Vision make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of this Website or to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through this Website. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from the Website shall create any warranty.
You understand and agree that any content downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of this Website is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damages to your computer system or loss of data that results in the download of such content.
Use of this Website shall constitute your express agreement that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with Davis Vision, or in any way relating to your use of this Website, resides in the courts of the State of New York, and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of New York in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving Davis Vision or its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, and content providers.
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