Disclaimer and Notices

Per HIPPA Breach Notification Rule 45 CFR 164.400.414 on 7/14/2017, this to notify that unauthorized individuals may have had access to some of the patient names, appointment dates, times and reason for visit. To the best of our knowledge no other patient information was viewable. If you have any questions, please contact us at 706-208-9700.

 

PLEASE READ THESE NOTICES AND DISCLAIMERS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING this Web Site located at

www.ahcspecialtyclinics.com. This website represents Athens Heart Center and Specialty Clinics.

To Contact the Privacy Officer, please send a letter detailing your complaint or query to:

Privacy Officer

Athens Heart Center

2005 Prince Avenue, Athens, GA, 30606

THE INFORMATION AND CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DEMONSTRATION VIDEOS) ARE INTENDED FOR GENERAL INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY.

THIS WEBSITE IS NOT INTENDED TO ADMINISTER OR DISTRIBUTE MEDICAL ADVICE. THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS PROVIDED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE ARE INTENDED SOLELY FOR INDIVIDUALS SEEKING GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT MEDICAL PROCEDURES, AND ARE NOT INTENDED FOR INDIVIDUALS OR PATIENTS SEEKING MEDICAL ADVICE OR TREATMENT. ACCORDINGLY, THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS PRESENTED ARE NOT INTENDED NOR IMPLIED TO BE A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS OR TREATMENT.

ANY INDIVIDUAL ALWAYS SHOULD SEEK THE ADVICE OF A PHYSICIAN OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDER PRIOR TO STARTING ANY NEW TREATMENT, SELECTING A METHOD OF TREATMENT, OR SEEKING ANSWERS TO ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING A MEDICAL CONDITION. NOTHING CONTAINED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE IS INTENDED TO BE AND SHOULD NOT BE USED FOR MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS OR TREATMENT. USERS OF THIS WEB SITE SHOULD NEVER DISREGARD PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE OR DELAY IN SEEKING TREATMENT BASED ON THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE. THE USE OF THIS WEB SITE DOES NOT CREATE A PHYSICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP AND DOES NOT OBLIGATE ATHENS HEART CENTER AND SPECIALTY CLINICS
(“AHCSPC”) TO FOLLOW-UP OR CONTACT USERS OF THIS WEB SITE.

MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS AND INDIVIDUAL PATIENTS SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO USE OR RELY UPON ANY OF THE INFORMATION OR CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE TO MAKE MEDICAL DECISIONS OR TO PROVIDE ANY HEALTH CARE SERVICES. BY PROVIDING THIS WEB SITE OR ANY INFORMATION OR CONTENT, AHCSPC IS NOT ENGAGED IN THE PRACTICE OF MEDICINE, NURSING, OR THE PROVISION OF ANY HEALTH CARE SERVICE, AND WILL NOT EXERCISE ANY CONTROL OR INFLUENCE OVER THE MEDICAL JUDGMENT OR DECISION MAKING OF ANY USER IN PROVIDING HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO HIS OR HER PATIENTS. EACH MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL USER SHALL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL MEDICAL JUDGMENT AND DECISION MAKING WITH RESPECT TO THE PROVISION OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO HIS OR HER PATIENTS. EACH INDIVIDUAL SHALL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR HIS/HER MEDICAL DECISION MAKING WITH RESPECT TO HEALTHCARE SERVICES.

AHCSPC DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY USE OR MISUSE OF THE INFORMATION OR CONTENT PROVIDED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE. IN NO EVENT WILL AHCSPC BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY YOU OR ANYONE ELSE IN RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION OR CONTENT CONTAINED ON OR ACCESSED THROUGH THE WEB SITE.

NO ENDORSEMENTS. SOME OF THE INFORMATION AND CONTENT MAY CONTAIN NAMES OF CERTAIN PHYSICIANS OR OTHER HEALTHCARE PROVDERS, PRODUCT PROVIDERS, OR MEDICAL PRODUCTS. AHCSPC DOES NOT ENDORSE ANY PARTICULAR PHYSICIAN, HEALTHCARE PROVIDER, OR MEDICAL PRODUCT. STATEMENTS PROVIDED BY INDIVIDUALS OR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS APPEARING ON THIS WEBSITE ABOUT AHCSPC SERVICES ARE BASED ON THE INDIVIDUAL EXPERIENCE OF THOSE INDIVIDUALS OR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS. YOUR INDIVIDUAL EXPERIENCES MAY VARY. ANY OF THOSE STATEMENTS ARE THOSE OF THE INDIVIDUALS MAKING THEM AND DO NOT REFLECT THE OPINIONS OR VIEWS OF AHCSPC OR ANY OF THEIR CONTRACTORS.

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