User Generated Content Policy

User Generated Content Policy

User Generated Content Policy

Welcome to Arnold Palmer Hospital’s Online Community Website (hereinafter referred to as the "Website"), an online information and communications service provided by the Orlando Health, Inc., (hereinafter referred to as “Orlando Health”). This policy is intended to cover user generated content.


You acknowledge that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this Agreement and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify Orlando Health or its affiliates for all claims resulting from content you supply.


You shall not upload, email, post or transmit to, or distribute or otherwise publish through the Website any material which:

  • disrupts the normal flow of dialogue and/or exchange on the Website, including posting or otherwise transmitting material that is not related to the subject at issue or otherwise restricts or inhibits any other user from using and enjoying the Website;
  • is or may be unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, offensive harassing, hateful, embarrassing, pornographic, profane, sexually explicit, or indecent;
  • violates the rights of any third party (including privacy);
  • is medically inaccurate;
  • constitutes or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, potentially give rise to civil liability (including claims of defamation and/or libel), or otherwise violate the local, state, or national laws of any country;
  • violates, plagiarizes, or infringes the rights of third parties including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, rights of privacy or publicity, trade secrets, or any other proprietary right;
  • impersonates another person including but not limited to a spouse, child or sibling;
  • contains a virus, worm, Trojan horse, or other harmful component;
  • contains any information, software, or other material of a commercial nature;
  • contains solicitations or advertisements of any kind;
  • constitutes or contains false or misleading indication of origin or statement of fact; and/or
  • contains chain letters or pyramid schemes.


Orlando Health reserves the right (but is not obligated) to do any or all of the following:

  • Remove communications that fail to conform with these terms of use;
  • Terminate a user's access to the entire Website or specific features (including but not limited to blog, community groups, forums, comments); and/or
  • Edit or delete any communications posted on the blog features, regardless of whether such communications violate these standards.


You will not create or participate in any activity determined by Orlando Health to have been created for the purpose of exchanging or swapping images, music, or other protected intellectual property.


We reserve the right to release information to the proper authorities if the information is subpoenaed and/or if Orlando Health deems it necessary and/or appropriate. Orlando Health has the right, but not the obligation, to refuse service, terminate accounts, or remove or edit content, in its sole discretion.


By posting messages, creating or modifying a home page, chatting, uploading files, inputting data, transmitting e-mail, or engaging in any other form of communication (individually or collectively "Communications") to or through the Website, you hereby grant to Orlando Health a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, unrestricted, non-exclusive, royalty-free license to use, copy, license, sublicense, adapt, distribute, display, publicly perform, reproduce, transmit, modify, edit and otherwise exploit such Communications throughout the world, in all media now known or hereafter developed. You hereby waive all rights to any claim against Orlando Health for any alleged or actual infringements of any proprietary rights, rights of privacy and publicity, moral rights, and rights of attribution in connection with such Communications.


You will be responsible for your own Communications and the consequences of posting or otherwise transmitting those Communications. Orlando Health does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any material posted or otherwise transmitted by Website users or endorse any opinions expressed by such users. Orlando Health does not generally screen, monitor or approve Communications from Website users in advance. However, Orlando Health may, from time to time, participate in communications on the Website, or review communications on the Website. If Orlando Health does identify Communications which violate this agreement, or if Orlando Health receives notification about a user regarding Communications which allegedly do not conform to this Agreement, Orlando Health has the right, but not the obligation, to investigate the allegations and determine in good faith and at its sole discretion whether to remove or request the removal of the Communication. Orlando Health has no liability or responsibility to users for performance or nonperformance of such activities. Orlando Health reserves the right to expel users and prevent their further access to the Website for violating this Agreement or violating the law. Orlando Health has the right, but not the obligation, to remove Communications that are abusive, illegal, disrespectful, disruptive, or otherwise problematic.


Orlando Health may immediately, without prior notice, issue a warning, temporarily suspend, indefinitely suspend, or terminate your use of and access to the Website, at our sole discretion, for any reason, whether with or without cause or warning, and without liability. Your sole remedy against Orlando Health in the event of a dispute arising out of this Agreement, the Website or your use thereof, is to terminate this Agreement by ceasing your use of the Website. In the event of termination of this Agreement, Orlando Health may delete and/or store, in its discretion, data associated with your use of the Website. Orlando Health may also change, suspend, or discontinue any aspect of the Website at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, or content.


If you have any questions about the Website or this Agreement, please contact Orlando Health at