Certificate of compliance

St. Andrew Development, Inc.

is in compliance with the HONcode

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15 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Oct 2019

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

21 Feb 2003

Certificate validity:

valid until Oct 2019

Date of last visit:

25 Oct 2018

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.

St. Andrew Development has an Editorial Board that regularly reviews health information provided for inclusion on our web site and health education kiosks. These reviewers are headed by Robert G. Bagian, M.D. a St. Andrew principal and Chief Medical Officer. Additionally, Mary Jane McKee, R.N, BSN and Jenny McKee, BSN also provide review. All health education material provided in these formats come from US government agencies (NIH), the American Cancer Society, the American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Association. No health information is originally authored by St. Andrew personnel with the exception of our Patient Safety Program for Patients and Staff which was developed in cooperation with James P. Bagian, M.D..

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Confidentiality and Privacy - It is the written policy of St. Andrew Development, Inc. that all information and data relating to individual patients and visitors to a this medical/health Web site, including their identity, is respected by St. Andrew and treated as privileged information. Our owners undertake to honor or exceed the legal requirements of medical/health information privacy that apply in the US and State of Pennsylvania where the Web site and mirror sites are located.

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

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Honesty in advertising & editorial policy - Advertising on this web site is a source of revenue generation. It is the policy of St. Andrew to advertise only products / services that conform to a rigor of standard and overview. We will always present information in a manner and context that facilitates differentiation between it and the original material created by St. Andrew Development.

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Our website may host sponsored ads and links. We do not control such ads or content and our editorial content is free of any commercial influence.

Advertisement on our web site is distinguished by the word "Advertisement".

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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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