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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
Covenant Health Online
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:Covenant Health Online
Web address:http://www.covenanthealth.com/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct743532
Date of initial review: 29 Feb 2000
Validity of certificate09 Aug 2011 - Aug 2013
Date of last visit09 Aug 2011
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This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy



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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

The certified website is responsible for the content of its website, unless otherwise provided by law.

 

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
About Covenant Health
  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
Covenant Health is East Tennessee's leading healthcare provider, and its hospitals, clinics, and services are known for excellence, quality and value.

  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

Audience: General Public
 
Employees, Physicians, Vendors
  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

Purpose of the website
Not Medical Advice. The Website’s content and information is provided for general informational purposes only and is not medical advice. Nothing in the Website should be interpreted as a recommendation for a specific treatment plan, product, course of action, or medical or healthcare provider. Although Covenant Health strives to provide accurate and current information, Covenant Health makes no guarantees whatsoever as to the correctness or accuracy of the content on this Website. Covenant Health does not endorse any medical or professional service obtained through information provided on thi...  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

3. Confidentiality
Privacy notice
  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
These fact sheets are written from a consumer's perspective by a team of clinicians, academicians and researchers working within acute care, research and academic environments. This information is reviewed annually and rewritten when needed to reflect new technologies and advances in healthcare.

  (09 Feb 2010) - Link

Effective Date: September 14, 2009
  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

5. Justification of claims
6. User support and adequation
Contact us
  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

Possibility to enlarge and reduce the size of the text
 
a+ a-
  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
Website of Covenant Health
  (15 Feb 2011) - Link

8. Advertising policy
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