Certificate of compliance

Hepatitis C Council of NSW

is in compliance with the HONcode

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7 Years

Certificate validity 18 Jul 2016 - Jul 2017

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

27 Nov 2008

Certificate validity

18 Jul 2016 - Jul 2017

Date of last visit:

18 Jul 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

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.


(19 May 2016) - Link

Information on our website does not aim to replace the advice provided by a doctor or other healthcare worker. If you have hep C you should regularly see your doctor for monitoring, information advice and referral.

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Please note that in this statement, Hepatitis NSW is referred to as ‘HNSW’, ‘us’, ‘we’ or ‘the organisation’.
Hepatitis NSW understands that privacy is important to our clients and members, and we are committed to protecting the information you provide us with. We recognise that people who give us their information have a right to know that it is protected, and also have a right to access that information under most circumstances. Those rights are consistent with our core values, and the philosophies we try to uphold in our work.

(18 Jul 2016) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Primary sources for this page: Hepatitis C Quick Reference Resource for Healthcare Workers (Hepatitis NSW/NSW Ministry of Health, 2016)

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This page was last updated 07 June 2016

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Level 4, 414 Elizabeth St
Surry Hills NSW 2010
(Infoline) 1800 803 990
(Admin) (02) 9332 1853(Fax) 02 9332 1730

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We are an independent organisation and have no funding sources that unduly influence the content of our site. Our funding is primarily through NSW Ministry of Health grants.

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We don't rely on advertising and don't host commercial advertisements, nor do we host web banner advertisements.

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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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.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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