Welcome to the Website of the South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations (“SDAHO”)
SDAHO is located at:
3708 W. Brooks Pl.
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57106
By accessing the Website, we assume you accept these Terms in full. Please read the Terms carefully. Do not continue to use the Website if you do not accept all the Terms contained on this page.
SDAHO reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to revise or update these terms and conditions at any time for any reason and without notice. SDAHO is not liable if, for any reason, all or any part of the Website is unavailable at any time for any period. All changes are effective upon posting and apply to all access to and use of the Website thereafter. Users of the Website are expected to check for updates to the Terms from time to time. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of revised Terms indicates your acceptance and agreement to the changes.
To access some of the resources SDAHO provides through the Website, you may be asked to provide certain registration details and information. Those who register are responsible for the security and confidentiality of their own user ID, password, and any related information. You acknowledge your account is personal to you and you agree not to provide any other person with access to the Website using your information. You agree to notify SDAHO of any unauthorized access to the Website or related breach of security.
Unless otherwise stated, SDAHO, its affiliate entities, or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on the Website. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print
pages from the Website for your own personal use subject to restrictions set forth in these Terms.
You must not republish, sell, rent, sublicense, reproduce, duplicate, modify, create derivatives based upon, download, display, post, transmit, link, or copy material from the Website. You must not redistribute content from the Website unless that particular content is explicitly authorized by SDAHO for redistribution.
Hyperlinking to our Content
The following organizations may link to our Website without prior written approval:
- Government agencies;
- Search engines;
- News organizations;
- Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our Website in the same manner as they hyperlink to the websites of other listed businesses; and
- Systemwide Accredited Businesses, except soliciting nonprofit organizations, charity shopping malls, and charity fundraising groups, which may not hyperlink to our Website.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Website information so long as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s site.
We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:
- commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources;
- associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,
- online directory distributors; and
- educational institutions and trade associations.
We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that the link is consistent with SDAHO’s mission and purpose.
If you are among the organizations listed in the second category above and are interested in linking to our Website, you must notify us by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Website, and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.
Approved organizations may hyperlink to the Website as follows:
- By use of our corporate name; or
- By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
- By use of any other description of the Website or material being linked to that makes sense within the context and format of content on the linking party’s site.
No use of SDAHO’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking, absent a trademark license
agreement between the linking party and SDAHO.
Linking Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right at any time and in our sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular link to our Website. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Website upon such request. We also reserve the right to amend these Terms and this linking policy at any time. By continuing to link to our Website, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.
Removal of links from our Website
If you find any link on our Website or any linked website objectionable for any reason, you may contact us about this at email@example.com. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond directly to you.
While we seek to ensure that the information on this Website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the Website remains available or that the material on the Website is kept completely up to date. We assume no liability for any action or inaction regarding any transmissions, communications, or material provided by any user or third party. We have no liability or responsibility to anyone for performance or nonperformance of the activities described in these Terms.
Social Media Sites
SDAHO and its affiliate entities’ social media accounts, including but not limited to, Facebook page(s), X account(s), LinkedIn page(s), and YouTube channel(s) are social media platforms meant for Users to connect with SDAHO and its affiliates and to learn about their programs. SDAHO reserves all rights relating to its social media accounts, including, but not limited to, adding, removing, or modifying any content; blocking harassing and disruptive users; and discontinuing any of its social media accounts at any time.
SDAHO does not warrant that the information on these social media channels is complete, reliable, useful, or otherwise accurate. Do not rely solely on the information presented in these social media accounts for any type of advice. Further, SDAHO does not create or control any opinions or statements expressed by others within these social media accounts, including those that Follow, Like, re-post, or otherwise share SDAHO content therein, nor does any similar action undertaken by SDAHO concerning another User’s content constitute an endorsement by SDAHO of that User.
SDAHO DISCLAIMS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ANY AND ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SDAHO FURTHER MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE WEBSITE AND DOES NOT ENDORSE ANY USER CONTENT. YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND ANY RELATED SERVICES PROVIDED BY SDAHO ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE.” SDAHO ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (1) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF ANY USER CONTENT, (2) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE, (3) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITE AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (4) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM THE WEBSITE, (5) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS THAT MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (6) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE WEBSITE. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR OTHER DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY MATERIAL. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ADVICE OR INFORMATION REGARDING PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES, STANDARDS OR GUIDELINES, BY ANY METHOD OF COMMUNICATION, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE WEBSITE WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TERMS. SDAHO DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE WEBSITE. SDAHO WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
The Website may include hyperlinks to other websites, content, or resources, including educational resources, over which SDAHO and its affiliates have no control. You acknowledge and agree SDAHO and its affiliates are not responsible for the availability of any external websites or resources, and we do not endorse any advertising, products, services, content, or other materials on or available from these websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree SDAHO and its affiliates do not endorse any views expressed on these websites or in these resources. You acknowledge and agree SDAHO and its affiliates are not liable for any loss or damage which may be incurred by you as a result of the availability of external websites or resources, or as a result of any reliance you place on the completeness, accuracy, or existence of any advertising, products, services, or other materials on or available from such websites or resources.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL SDAHO, ITS AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR VOLUNTEERS BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES), OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR ACCESS OF, USE OF, OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE, THIS WEBSITE OR OTHER WEBSITES TO WHICH IT LINKS (INCLUDING THIRD-PARTY MATERIALS). THIS INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO, INFORMATION OR MATERIALS VIEWED OR DOWNLOADED FROM THIS WEBSITE OR ANOTHER LINKED WEBSITE THAT APPEAR TO YOU OR ARE CONSTRUED BY YOU TO BE OBSCENE, OFFENSIVE, DEFAMATORY, OR INFRINGING ON YOUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS. IN NO EVENT WILL SDAHO OR THIRD PARTIES WHO CONTRIBUTE INFORMATION TO THE WEBSITE BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE OF SUCH INFORMATION, EVEN IF SDAHO OR ITS AFFILIATES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR ARE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF THESE DAMAGES.
THE FOREGOING DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY THAT CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless SDAHO, its members, affiliates, licensors, and service providers, as well as its respective officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, licensors, suppliers, successors, and assigns from and against any claims, judgments, damages, expenses, costs (including but not limited to attorneys’ fees), losses, or liabilities arising out of or relating to your violation of the Terms or your use of the Website, including, but not limited to any use of the Website’s material and services outside what has been expressly authorized in the Terms. This section will indefinitely survive the termination of these Terms and your use of the Website.
The Website, excluding linked sites, is controlled by SDAHO, which is incorporated as a nonprofit corporation in the State of South Dakota, United States of America. The laws of the jurisdictions where users may access the Website differ from those of South Dakota. By accessing the Website, both you and SDAHO agree that the laws of the State of South Dakota, without regard to conflict of laws principles thereof, will apply to all matters arising from or relating to the use of the Website. You and SDAHO also agree and hereby submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of the Second Judicial Circuit Court of South Dakota and the United States District Court of South Dakota with respect to these matters. SDAHO makes no representation that materials on the Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations and accessing it from territories where its contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who access the Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
Waiver and Severability
If SDAHO or any of its affiliates do not exercise or enforce any right set forth in the Terms, SDAHO and its affiliates do not waive that right. If a court finds any provision of the Terms invalid, you and SDAHO agree the court should attempt to follow the intention of the provision and all other provisions of the Terms will remain in effect.
Last Modified: January 1, 2024.