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The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.
The responsibility for the professional supervision of the selection of eLibrary materials rests
with the Director of Statewide Library Services as directed by the State Librarian.
(29 Aug 2016) - Link
The information provided on MeL Health is designed to support, not to replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.
(25 Oct 2016) - Link
This principle is not applicable to this site
This service is funded by the Federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) via the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) through the Library of Michigan, part of the Michigan Department of Education. Additional funding is provided by the State of Michigan.
(09 May 2016) - Link
Web Sites that include advertising and solicitations are
generally not included.
The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.
The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.
However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.
Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.
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