Social Media Policy
Please read the following
Social Media Policy and Guidelines (“Policy”) before using any social media
site of Scarsdale Medical Group, LLP, including its Facebook page, blogs or
other user generated content sites. By posting comments or content to, or
accessing or viewing any Social Media Site, you agree to be bound by the
Policy. Scarsdale Medical Group, LLP may change the Policy at any time without
notice by updating this posting, so you should periodically visit this page to
review the current Policy. Each time you post to, access or view a Social Media
Site, you will be bound by the posted Policy in effect at that time.
- Scarsdale Medical Group’s Social Media Sites are meant to provide general information
about Scarsdale Medical Group, LLP. Content on Scarsdale Medical Group’s Social
Media Sites is NOT medical advice and should not be relied upon for this
- Scarsdale Medical Group welcomes comments on its Social Media Sites, but insists that all
comments be honest, in good taste and respectful. Comments that are, in
Scarsdale Medical Group’s sole discretion, defamatory, offensive, obscene,
inflammatory, threatening, embarrassing, repetitive, otherwise inappropriate or
objectionable are not permitted.
- Do not post any personal health information or other confidential information. All
postings will be publicly available on the Internet without protection of any
- You must be at least 18 years old to post any content on a Social Media Site. Use
of another person’s identity or allowing another person to use your identity
for the purpose of posting, accessing or viewing content is forbidden.
may not post, upload or otherwise transmit any of the following: content that
provides medical advice; links to other sites; recommendations, comments or
other information concerning persons or entities unrelated to Scarsdale Medical
Group; promotional materials; or any content that infringes on intellectual
property, privacy or other rights of any third party.
Medical Group reserves the right to review all content, including photographs
and videos, before it is posted and to reject, edit or remove any content at
any time, as Scarsdale Medical Group deems appropriate in its sole discretion.
Scarsdale Medical Group further reserves the right to monitor, restrict, block,
prohibit, suspend or terminate your access to its Social Media Sites without
notice at any time, for any or no reason, in its sole discretion.
posting any content to a Scarsdale Medical Group Social Media Site, you give
Scarsdale Medical Group the irrevocable right to use, reproduce, distribute,
transmit, publish and display such content and the right to create derivative
works from your content, edit or modify such content and use such content for
any Scarsdale Medical Group purpose.
- You are
solely responsible for any content you post on a Scarsdale Medical Group Social
Media Site. You assume all security, privacy, confidentiality and other risks
with respect to posting to, or using, accessing or viewing a Social Media Site,
including but not limited to intrusion attempts, compromises to your
information, viruses, worms and other risks. Scarsdale Medical Group is not
obligated to monitor or review any posted content and will have no liability of
any kind related to any posting to, or any use, access or viewing of, Scarsdale
Medical Group Social Media Sites.
agree to indemnify and hold harmless Scarsdale Medical Group Medical Group, its
directors, officers, physicians, employees, agents, successors and assigns
against any and all damages, losses, liabilities, judgments, claims, causes of
action, costs or expenses (including but not limited to reasonable attorneys’
fees) arising out of, based on or in any way connected with any content you
have posted on the Site or your use of, access to or viewing of any Social
you are a Scarsdale Medical Group employee or staff member you must adhere to
Scarsdale Medical Group Electronic Communication Systems policy (posted on
Scarsdale Medical Group Intranet) as well as this Policy.