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HONcode status
 
Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
CASAColumbia
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:CASAColumbia
Web address:http://www.casacolumbia.org/
Mirror address(es):http://www.casacolumbia.org/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct231582
Date of initial review: 28 Mar 2014
Validity of certificate23 Apr 2014 - Apr 2016
Date of last visit23 Apr 2014

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.

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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
EXECUTIVE STAFF BIOGRAPHIES
  (28 Mar 2014) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
CASAColumbia informs Americans of the economic and social costs of addiction and risky substance use and its impact on their lives; assesses what works in prevention, treatment and disease management; and encourages every individual and institution to take responsibility to reduce these health problems. CASAColumbia strives to provide health care providers, policymakers and individuals with the tools they need to succeed and to remove the stigma of addiction, replacing shame and despair with hope.
  (28 Mar 2014) - Link

Audience:
CASAColumbia strives to provide health care providers, policymakers and individuals with the tools they need to succeed and to remove the stigma of addiction, replacing shame and despair with hope.
  (28 Mar 2014) - Link

Purpose of the website
Information included in the Site does not, and cannot, replace necessary medical consultations with qualified health or medical professionals with the training to meet the individual health or medical needs of you and your family.
  (23 Apr 2014) - Link

3. Confidentiality
CASAColumbia WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY
  (28 Mar 2014) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
References
CASAColumbia. (2012). Addiction medicine: Closing the gap between science and practice.
  (23 Apr 2014) - Link

Last updated: November 20, 2013
  (28 Mar 2014) - Link

5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
General Inquiries

Contact us with any questions, comments or suggestions you may have about our work. You can find the answers to many frequently asked questions on our FAQs page. If your question is not addressed, please submit a query to CASAColumbia using the online form below, or call us during normal business hours, MondayFriday, 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. EST at (212) 841.5200.

To contact CASAColumbia in writing, send correspondence to:

CASAColumbia
633 Third Avenue, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10017-6706
Press Inquiries

If you ...
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7. Disclosure of funding sources
The Board of Directors
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at
Columbia University:
We have audited the accompanying financial statements of The National Center on Addiction and
Substance Abuse at Columbia University (CASA), wh
ich comprise the balance sheet as of December 31,
2012, and the related statements of activities, functional expenses, and cash flows for the year then ended
and the related notes to the financial statements.
Management's Responsibility for the Financial Statements
Management is responsible for th
  (28 Mar 2014) - Link

8. Advertising policy
Our website does not host any form of advertising.
  (23 Apr 2014) - Link

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