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.
You acknowledge that although some Content may be provided by healthcare professionals, the provision of such Content does not create a medical professional/patient relationship, and does not constitute an opinion, medical advice, or diagnosis or treatment, but is provided to assist you in choosing a doctor, dentist or other healthcare specialist, professional, provider, organization, or agents or affiliates thereof (collectively, “Healthcare Provider”). “Content” means content, text, data, graphics, images, photographs, video, audio, information, suggestions, guidance, and other materials provided, made available or otherwise found through the Services and/or Site, including, without limitation, Content provided in direct response to your questions or postings.
(20 Feb 2019) - Link
This principle is not applicable to this site
Healthcare providers pay to be included in Zocdoc’s marketplace. Across the country, tens of thousands of independent practices and more than 60 leading hospitals and health systems participate in Zocdoc’s marketplace, which enables them to serve patients seeking care.
(19 Jun 2019) - Link
Our Sponsored Results are a separate advertising product which allows certain participating doctors to be listed above the marketplace search results in paid listings.
These advertisements are clearly marked as ”Sponsored Results.” Patients can easily recognize these are advertisements by the labels and visual cues, similar to ads in the search results of other sites, such as search engines.
(19 Sep 2019) - Link
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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.
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