ADA Compliance Statement
Abilitech Medical recognizes the importance of ensuring that our website is accessible to those with disabilities.
This website endeavors to conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 and has been built using code compliant with W3C standards for HTML and CSS. The site displays correctly in current browsers and using standards compliant HTML/CSS code means any future browsers will also display it correctly.
Abilitech Medical strives to adhere to the accepted guidelines and standards for accessibility and usability. To that end we have recently reviewed our entire website to identify non-compliant elements or documents and to bring them into compliance. We are continuing this process to ensure that the site remains up-to-date regarding updated guidelines.
Portable Document Format
Some documents on the Abilitech Medical website are produced in portable document format (PDF). In order to improve viewing of these files, please download the latest version of Adobe Reader, which is available for free at the Adobe web site. Alternative accessible formats also are provided, where possible, most commonly through a text or an HTML file.
We are continually seeking solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime, should you experience any difficulty in accessing the Abilitech Medical website, please contact email@example.com.
Welcome to the Abilitech Medical website. Abilitech Medical creates and maintains this website to provide information to and communicate better with physicians, patients and others who may be interested in learning more about Abilitech Medical and the products and services it offers. Abilitech Medical is the sole source of funding for this website. Your visit to and use of this website is subject to these terms and conditions.
CALL 911 FOR AN EMERGENCY. THIS WEBSITE DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY, CALL YOUR DOCTOR OR 911 IMMEDIATELY.
INFORMATION ON THIS WEBSITE:
Much of the information on this website relates to products and services offered by Abilitech Medical. The materials on this website are intended for your general educational information only. This site is not intended nor recommended as a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider regarding any medical condition or treatment. Nothing contained on this site is intended to be for medical diagnosis or treatment.
This website contains information about products and therapies authorized in the United States, and is intended for a United States audience. If you live outside the U.S., you may see information on this website about products or therapies that are not available or authorized in your country.
NOTE: Products provided by Abilitech Medical are ONLY AVAILABLE UPON A PHYSICIAN’S ORDER.
We welcome feedback from visitors to this website. Please understand that any information you choose to submit through this website will be considered non-personal, non-confidential and non-proprietary. If you transmit any ideas, information, concepts, know-how, techniques or materials to us through this website, you hereby grant Tactile Medical an unrestricted, royalty-free, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit and distribute them in any medium, and agree that Tactile Medical is free to use them for any purpose.
OUR COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS:
The materials on this website belong to or are licensed to Abilitech Medical. The materials are protected by United States copyright laws. You may e-mail, download or print copies of the materials on this website, but only for your personal, noncommercial use. When you e-mail, download or print a copy of the materials on this website, you must also include all copyright and other notices that are in the materials, including the copyright notice on the bottom of the page. All of the trademarks, service marks and logos displayed on this website (the “Trademark(s)”) are registered and unregistered trademarks of Abilitech Medical. Except as expressly stated in these terms and conditions, you may not reproduce, display or otherwise use any Trademark without first obtaining written permission from Abilitech Medical.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES:
ALL CONTENT ON THIS WEBSITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. ABILITECH MEDICAL HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. ABILITECH MEDICAL MAKES NO WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS WEBSITE. ABILITECH MEDICAL MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT USE OF THIS WEBSITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING ALL PRECAUTIONS NECESSARY TO ENSURE THAT ANY CONTENT YOU MAY OBTAIN FROM THIS WEBSITE IS FREE OF VIRUSES AND ANY OTHER POTENTIALLY DESTRUCTIVE COMPUTER CODE.
Because some states do not allow limitations on implied warranties, one or more of the above limitations may not apply to you.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER ABILITECH MEDICAL NOR ANY PERSON OR COMPANY ASSOCIATED WITH ABILITECH MEDICAL SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE OR THE MATERIALS ON THIS WEBSITE. THIS PROTECTION COVERS CLAIMS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY AND ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY. THIS PROTECTION COVERS ABILITECH MEDICAL, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND SUPPLIERS MENTIONED ON THIS WEBSITE. THIS PROTECTION COVERS ALL LOSSES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES, PERSONAL INJURY/WRONGFUL DEATH, LOST PROFITS OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION. THE TOTAL LIABILITY OF ABILITECH MEDICAL, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR SUPPLIERS, IF ANY, FOR LOSSES OR DAMAGES SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT OF YOUR ACTUAL DAMAGES, NOT TO EXCEED U.S. $100. THE LIMIT OF LIABILITY MAY NOT BE EFFECTIVE IN SOME STATES. IN NO EVENT SHALL ABILITECH MEDICAL, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGES OTHER THAN THE AMOUNT DESCRIBED ABOVE. ALL OTHER DAMAGES, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE, RESULTING FROM ANY USE OF THE WEBSITE OR MATERIALS ARE EXCLUDED EVEN IF ABILITECH MEDICAL HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
This website is controlled by Abilitech Medical from its offices in St. Paul, Minnesota. By accessing this website you agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this website and/or information contained in this website shall be governed by and venue subject to the laws of the State of Minnesota.
IMAGES OF PEOPLE:
Images of people may be used throughout this website to illustrate stories, testimonials, quotations, clinical trials and/or evaluations. The images of people contained throughout this website are not necessarily patients, families of patients or physicians and in some cases the people in these images are professional models.
Abilitech Medical maintains a Corporate Compliance Program designed to ensure compliance with applicable state and federal statutes and regulations and to prevent and detect violations. As part of this compliance program, Abilitech Medical declares that it is in compliance with California’s Health and Safety Codes and has implemented a Corporate Compliance Program (CCP) applicable to California medical or health professionals. Abilitech Medical further declares that it is not aware of any violations of its CCP relating to California medical or health professionals on or after the effective date of California Health and Safety Code sections 119400 and 119402. Copies of this declaration and the CCP may be obtained by contacting the Compliance Officer at Abilitech Medical at 833.225.3123.
THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
USES AND DISCLOSURES:
Treatment. Your health information may be used by staff members or disclosed to other health care professionals for the purpose of evaluating your health, diagnosing medical conditions, and providing treatment.
Payment. Your health information may be used to seek payment from your health plan, from other sources of coverage such as an automobile insurer, or from credit card companies that you may use to pay for services.
Health care operations. Your health information may be used as necessary to support the day-to-day activities and management of Abilitech Medical. For example, information on the services you received may be used to support budgeting and financial reporting, and activities to evaluate and promote quality.
Research. Your health information may be included in research undertaken about the services and products provided by Abilitech Medical. Generally, a research review board will evaluate the project to ensure the processes are followed to protect your privacy.
Law enforcement. Your health information may be disclosed to law enforcement agencies to support government audits and inspections, to facilitate law enforcement investigations, and to comply with government mandated reporting.
Public health reporting. Your health information may be disclosed to public health agencies as required by law.
Court Order. Your information may be shared in response to a court order and, in certain cases, a subpoena, discovery requests or other lawful process.
Other uses and disclosures require your authorization. Disclosure of your health information or its use for any purpose other than those listed above requires your specific written authorization. If you change your mind after authorizing a use or disclosure of your information you may submit a written revocation of the authorization. However, your decision to revoke the authorization will not affect or undo any use or disclosure of information that occurred before you notified us of your decision to revoke your authorization.
ADDITIONAL USES OF INFORMATION:
Information about treatments. Your health information may be used to send you information that you may find interesting on the treatment and management of your medical condition. We may also send you information describing other health related products and services that we believe may interest you.
You have certain rights under the federal privacy standards. These include:
the right to request restrictions on the use and disclosure of your protected health information
the right to request that items for which you pay fully out of pocket are not to be shared with your health plan
the right to receive confidential communications concerning your medical condition and treatment
the right to inspect and copy your protected health information
the right to amend or submit corrections to your protected health information
the right to receive an accounting of how and to whom your protected health information has been disclosed
the right to receive confidential communications of your protected health information
the right to receive a printed copy of this notice
TACTILE MEDICAL’S DUTIES:
We are required by law to maintain the privacy of your protected health information and to provide you with this notice of privacy practices. We also are required to abide by the privacy policies and practices that are outlined in this notice and to notify you in the event of a breach of your protected health information.
RIGHT TO REVISE PRIVACY PRACTICES:
As permitted by law, we reserve the right to amend or modify our privacy policies and practices. These changes in our policies and practices may be required by changes in federal and state laws and regulations. Upon request, we will provide you with the most recently revised notice on any office visit. The revised policies and practices will be applied to all protected health information we maintain.
REQUESTS TO INSPECT PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION:
You may generally inspect or copy the protected health information that we maintain for you. As permitted by federal regulation, we require that requests to inspect or copy protected health information be submitted in writing. You may obtain a form to request access to your records by contacting the privacy officer. Your request will be reviewed and will generally be approved unless there are legal or medical reasons to deny the request.
If you would like to submit a comment or complaint about our privacy practices, you can do so by sending a letter outlining your concerns to:
628 N. Pine Street
St. Paul MN 55130
If you believe that your privacy rights have been violated, you should call the matter to our attention by sending a letter describing the cause of your concern to the same address.
To file a complaint with the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights, send a letter to the following address:
You will not be penalized or otherwise retaliated against for filing a complaint.
For further information concerning our privacy practices, contact:
628 N. Pine Street
St. Paul MN 55130
This Notice is effective on or after October 1, 2019.