disclaimer of LIABILITY
WHEN RECEIVING SERVICES FROM WOMEN’S WELLNESS COACHING, YOU AGREE TO AND ACCEPT THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS.
Services provided by Women’s Wellness Coaching, LLC are not a substitute for medical, psychological, psychiatric, wellness, therapeutic or other diagnosis, care, counseling, advice, consulting or treatment. While Dr, Nicole Calloway Rankins of Women’s Wellness Coaching may be a licensed practitioner in any one of a number of health-related fields, she will not be acting in a licensed capacity in providing services. If you hire Women’s Wellness Coaching to provide services to assist you with the development and implementation of your goals, you agree to the limits of liability described below.
You understand and agree that at no time is Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins acting as your doctor, psychiatrist, psychotherapist, marriage or family counselor or in any other licensed practitioner role. She will not provide any specific services that are licensed healthcare related activities. If you require such services, she may recommend a licensed practitioner in your geographic area, but is not obligated to do so.
The information, instructions or advice given by Women’s Wellness Coaching is not intended to be a substitute for competent professional medical or psychological diagnosis, treatment and care. You should not discontinue or modify any medication or therapy presently being taken pursuant to medical advice, without obtaining approval from your healthcare professional. If you suspect that you have a medical condition, you should seek medical attention from your physician or an appropriate health care professional. The information, instructions or advice given by Women’s Wellness Coaching is not intended to be a substitute for advice and/or representation from professionals for legal, financial, tax, personnel, religious, or spiritual reasons.
You expressly acknowledge and agree that participation in services does not establish a patient-healthcare provider relationship.
Women’s Wellness Coaching does not make any guarantees, warranties or representations about the results that you will achieve through its services. You agree that using any of the services is entirely at your own risk. The services are requested at your own choice and with inherent singular responsibility. Any action or lack of action, taken by you based on advice received from Women’s Wellness Coaching is done so solely by your choice and responsibility and is neither the responsibility nor liability of Women’s Wellness Coaching.
Women’s Wellness Coaching and Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins shall not be held responsible or liable for any loss or damage caused, or alleged to have been caused, directly or indirectly, by the information or suggestions provided by Women’s Wellness Coaching and Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins, whether such information is provided via a face-to-face meeting, telephone communication, the internet or other form of communication. You hereby release Women’s Wellness Coaching and its principals, directors, officers, employees, affiliates, representatives, successors and assigns from any claims, liability, costs or expenses in connection with any services, information or materials. You shall indemnify and hold harmless Women’s Wellness Coaching and its principals, directors, officers, employees, affiliates, representatives, successors and assigns from any claims, liability, costs or expenses in connection with any services, information or materials which you might share or transfer to another individual.
Any disputes that may arise between you and Women’s Wellness Coaching and Dr. Nicole Calloway Rankins shall be resolved by mediation, and if not resolved by mediation, then by binding arbitration under the procedures and supervision of the American Arbitration Association. Damages will be actual monetary damages only and limited only to a refund of fees paid to Women’s Wellness Coaching.
In general, all communications between you and Women’s Wellness Coaching are confidential. No information about you will be released outside the coaching sessions or services without your permission. The EXCEPTIONS to confidentiality include, but are not limited to the following: (1) it is determined that a client is a threat to herself, or another person; (2) there is suspected abuse or neglect of a child, an elderly or disabled person; (3) the client is threatening to commit a crime; (4) there is a medical emergency; or (5) through a court order to disclose a client’s records. Moreover, Women’s Wellness Coaching may disclose any information from coaching sessions or services as required by applicable law, or as necessary or advisable to: (a) protect Women’s Wellness Coaching’s rights, safety or property or the rights, safety or property of others, including consultation(s) with counsel; (b) respond to your requests for customer service or other information; or (c) comply with legal process or cooperate with law enforcement or governmental requests.
Women’s Wellness Coaching takes reasonable steps to keep information from services rendered confidential. Despite the efforts of Women’s Wellness Coaching, communications between Women’s Wellness Coaching, and you containing information related to your coaching sessions or services rendered might be unlawfully intercepted by third parties not under the control of Women’s Wellness Coaching. Accordingly, neither Women’s Wellness Coaching nor any of our service providers can ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us over the internet, email or via text message. Any such transmission is done at your own risk.
Women’s Wellness Coaching provides this website as a service to its clients and the public. This website is intended to be informational only. Because the materials included on this website are general, they may not apply to an individual’s specific situation. You should independently assess and verify any information obtained from this website and should not take (or refrain from taking) any action based on the information you obtain from the materials on this website.
Last updated November 2017.