Terms of Use

By visiting this website, you are accepting the practices described in the Terms of Use.

See also the Privacy Policy.

1. Disclaimer

Information published on the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care website is provided for informational and educational purposes only.

2. Accuracy, Completeness and Timeliness of Information

The material on this site is provided for general information only and should not be relied upon as the sole basis for making decisions without consulting primary, more accurate or timelier sources of information. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk. Information provided on this site is not designed or intended to constitute medical advice or to be used for diagnosis. We do not guarantee or warrant the quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, appropriateness or suitability of the information provided. This site may contain certain historical information. Historical information, necessarily, is not current and is provided for your reference only. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site. You agree that it is your responsibility to monitor changes to our site.

3. Links to other sites

This website contains links to other websites that are independently operated and are not affiliated with us. Any links the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care provide to other websites are provided as a service to website visitors. The Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care do not recommend or endorse any of the products or services on linked websites. We do not warrant and expressly disclaim any liability associated with such sites and/or their products or services. Links are provided for convenience and information only, and we assume no responsibility for their content or their privacy practices, nor is liability assumed for incompatibility, non-suitability, viral infection, worms, Trojan horses, or other destructive/disruptive components on or from such sites. The Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care do not guarantee the quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness or appropriateness of the information contained within linked websites, nor are they liable for the products and services sold through, by or from these sites or their proprietors.

When leaving this website you may be subject to the legal terms and conditions and privacy policies of other websites. Please carefully review the third party’s policies and practices and make sure that you understand them before you engage in any transaction. Complaints, claims, concerns or questions regarding third-party websites and products should be directed to the third party.

4. Copyright

All of the information contained on this website is the copyright of the organization which contributed the information as indicated. UNAUTHORIZED COPYING, REPRODUCTION, REPUBLISHING, UPLOADING, DOWNLOADING, POSTING, TRANSMITTING OR DUPLICATING ANY OF THE MATERIAL FOUND ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROHIBITED. The Bruyère Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, as agent for The Jewish Home for the Aged and [Schlegel Villages] each respectively give a non-exclusive, non-assignable and non-transferable license to make an unmodified copy of their respective material and/or software (collectively, the “Downloaded Material”) solely for internal, non-commercial educational or training purposes to long-term care homes in Ontario (“Authorized Licensees”) provided that Authorized Licensees maintain all copyright and other notices contained in such Downloaded Material. Authorized Licensees must not sublicense, assign or otherwise transfer this license or the Downloaded Material and no title to the Downloaded Material has been or will be transferred to the Authorized Licensees. Authorized Licensees agree not to alter, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise modify the Downloaded Material without the prior written consent of the applicable copyright owner.

5. Limitation of Liability and Indemnification

In no case shall Bruyère Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, as agent for The Jewish Home for the Aged, [Schlegel Villages] and the Government of Ontario and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, interns, suppliers, service providers or licensors be liable for any injury, loss, claim, or any direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, special or consequential damages of any kind, including, without limitation lost profits, lost revenue, lost savings, loss of data, replacement costs, or any similar damages, whether based on contract, tort (including negligence) strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use or misuse of this site or for any other claim related in any way to your use of this site, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content (or product) posted, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the site, even if advised of their possibility.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Bruyère Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, as agent for The Jewish Home for the Aged, [Schlegel Villages] and the Government of Ontario and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, officers, directors, agents, contractors, licensors, service providers, subcontractors, suppliers, interns and employees from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third-party due to or arising out of your breach of these Terms of Service or the documents they incorporate by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third-party.

6. Termination

We may, in our sole discretion, terminate your access to this website, or any portion thereof, without notice. Such action is in addition to, and not in lieu or limitation of, any other right or remedy we may have available at law. We shall not be liable to you or any third party for any such termination or discontinuance.

7. Governing Law

These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal law of Canada applicable therein, exclusive of its choice of law or conflict of law provisions. If there is any claim or action by you relating to this website, you irrevocably agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Ontario, Canada.