Certificate of compliance

Kaiser Permanente

is in compliance with the HONcode

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13 Years

Certificate validity 01 Dec 2015 - Dec 2016

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Date of initial review:

16 Apr 2002

Certificate validity

01 Dec 2015 - Dec 2016

Date of last visit:

07 Jun 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Health information authored or produced by Kaiser Permanente staff for this website is reviewed for accuracy by Kaiser Permanente health professionals.
Before any health content is licensed or purchased for use by this website, it will undergo thorough review. We will consider licensing health information only if:
It is produced by a reputable organization.
We approve the organization's separate editorial policy and review processes.
The health information meets our standards for thoroughness, accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.
The health information is based either on s...

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The information provided on the Websites is not a substitute for the advice of a personal physician or other qualified health care professional. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health care professional with any questions regarding medical symptoms or a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the Websites.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Current as of: February 20, 2015
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Barrie J. Hurwitz, MD - Neurology

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Current as of: February 20, 2015
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Barrie J. Hurwitz, MD - Neurology

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This website is owned and maintained by the Internet Services Group, a national department of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. (KFHP).

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This website does not accept advertising from any source not affiliated with Kaiser Permanente. We may provide links to other Kaiser Permanente websites that do contain advertising.

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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