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You understand and agree that because the Sentara Healthcare Web site Services are available free of charge to you, Sentara will not be liable to you for any damages you may incur resulting from your use of the Web site or any other Web sites whose links are on Sentara.com. Your use of the Web site Services and third party Web sites is solely at your own risk.
Links to Other Web sites
The Sentara.com Web site includes electronic links over the Internet to various Web sites run by third parties, such as other health information providers, advertisers, and sponsors. These links are available at your option for your convenience to allow you to further expand your health care information.
Sentara attempts to select third parties that are good sources of additional information and are reputable, however Sentara.com does not endorse them. Please note that your use of other Web sites is at your own risk.
Sentara currently offers a comprehensive, credible source of health information provided by HealthVision. HealthVision does not assume any operational or legal responsibility for content or operation of other sites to which it links. Using other sites may involve risks, responsibilities, and expectations different than those provided by Sentara.
Sentara offers special services such as a physician search and an online job application as part of its Web site. All services currently on Sentara's site and those added in the future are bound by this user agreement. Please read any and all additional disclaimers associated with these services on the respective Web page of that service.
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