The name Vision Service Plan and its registered logo(s), service mark(s), and trademark(s) may not be used in any advertising or publicity without the prior explicit written permission of Vision Service Plan (VSP).
By acceptance and/or use of the VSP doctor list, recipient understands and agrees that the information contained herein is protected proprietary information intended only for use in connection with the VSP vision care plan. The publication, dissemination, distribution, copying and/or misuse of the information contained herein for any purpose other than the normal and necessary implementation of the VSP vision care plan is strictly prohibited.3. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
VSP makes no representations about the suitability of this information for any purpose. It is provided "AS IS" without express or implied warranty, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. In no event shall VSP be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this information.4. CONTENT
VSP has taken reasonable steps to ensure that the information in this publication is accurate and timely. Health information content appearing on vsp.com is based on information provided by health care practitioners, including optometrists and ophthalmologists. Health information content is subject to oversight by health care practitioners. The minimum qualification for an optometrist or an ophthalmologist providing health information content is licensure to practice in one or more state(s). VSP, however, assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in this publication or for the accuracy, truthfulness or content of other documents that are referenced or linked to this publication. Nor does VSP make any commitment to update the information contained herein. This publication and other documents are subject to change without notice. Health information content appearing on vsp.com, is not intended as, and shall not be received or construed as patient-specific advice or a substitute for patient-specific advice.5. LINKS
VSP has partnered with Eyefinity, one of VSP's affiliates, to provide visitors a complete source for eyecare information. Links to Eyefinity and content on Eyefinity.com are provided for convenience and informational purposes only. The information does not replace medical advice and care from one's eyecare doctor or health care provider about vision problems or symptoms that may require medical attention.
VSP's Eyecare Information provides basic eyecare information to help visitors maintain overall eye health and wellness and to make knowledgeable choices about the many eyecare options available today.
Eye health content on our Web site is written and reviewed by optometrists and ophthalmologist. Articles specific to eye health conditions and diseases are subject to review by an eyecare doctor other than the optometrist or ophthalmologist who provided information contained in the article. Eye health content is reviewed and evaluated annually.8. CONFLICT OF INTEREST
Prior to publication, articles are reviewed for any conflict of interest. VSP will not accept any articles from which the author would derive personal benefit by providing inaccurate information. If, subsequent to publication, any appearance of a conflict or interest arises, the article will be immediately removed, or the link to the article will be disabled.9. VSP'S RELATIONSHIP WITH THIRD-PARTIES OR CONTRACTORS
The vsp.com site contains links to Third-Party (or Contractor) Web sites. VSP does not control or maintain Third-Party or Contractor sites. However, VSP's Quality Oversight Committee periodically monitors the activity of these sites and, should it be determined by VSP that a Third-Party is not meeting our standards, VSP will take immediate corrective steps by disabling the link and notifying the Third-Party.
VSP does not knowingly accept advertising or sponsored health content from Web sites that contain false or misleading claims or promote ineffective or dangerous products. If false or misleading information is identified, VSP will take immediate corrective steps by removing the information.10. CONFIDENTIALITY AND SECURITY ON VSP.COM
VSP respects the privacy of its Web site users. Simply by visiting the VSP Web site, personal information is not collected.
VSP members who enter personal information should know all communication between their computer and VSP's Web servers is encrypted using secured socket layer (SSL) technology. VSP's security software is the industry standard and among the best software available today for secure transactions.
Some features, such as VSP's Doctor Directory and the member's benefit information, are tied directly to a member's personal information. VSP wants to ensure the right services are provided to the right person.11. USE OF E-MAIL SUBSCRIPTION INFORMATION
E-mail subscription information that VSP collects may be used to personalize and target content of the e-mails you receive from VSP, enabling us to improve our service to you. As a subscriber, you may receive information from VSP, including VSP promotions, plan, benefit or educational information and/or surveys. We will not sell or use the information outside of VSPís family of companies. We may provide general reports on e-mail subscription usage but we will not share e-mail addresses or any personal information that allows for identification of individuals.