IN THE EVENT OF A MEDICAL EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL EMERGENCY SERVICES. The mindline.sg web app is not designed or intended for use in the diagnosis or treatment of disease or other conditions, and the recommendations or information provided by the mindline.sg web app does not constitute medical advice. Please consult your healthcare provider prior to making any decisions related to your health. You will be solely responsible for all decisions and actions taken or not taken involving medical diagnosis, treatment and care resulting from or in any way related to the use of the mindline.sg web app.
The mindline.sg web app is only intended for use in Singapore.
2. Proprietary Rights
2.1 The mindline.sg web app and its contents and materials made available on or through the mindline.sg web app, are protected by copyright, trademark and other forms of intellectual property rights. All rights in the mindline.sg web app are owned by, licensed to, managed and/or controlled by MOHT.
3. Restrictions on use
3.1 MOHT grants you a revocable, non-exclusive right to access and use the mindline.sg web app subject to the following conditions:
a. The mindline.sg web app is not a medical device and should not be used as a substitute for qualified medical advice. It is not designed or intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of any condition or disease. Please consult your healthcare provider prior to making any decisions related to your health. You will be solely responsible for all decisions and actions taken or not taken involving medical diagnosis, treatment and care resulting from or in any way related to the use of the mindline.sg web app.
c. You may use the mindline.sg web app solely for your personal, non-commercial use. You shall not rent, lease, lend, sell, trade, distribute or license the mindline.sg web app.
d. You shall not use the mindline.sg web app for the principal purpose of advertising or promoting a particular product or service without the prior written permission of MOHT.
e. You shall not use the mindline.sg web app in a way that suggests any official status or that MOHT or MOHT’s contributors endorses you or your use of the mindline.sg web app without MOHT’s prior written consent.
f. You shall not make any deletions, additions, adjustments, alterations, adaptations or modifications to the mindline.sg web app. You acknowledge and agree that any deletion, addition, adjustment, alteration, adaptation or modification of this the mindline.sg web app is a violation of intellectual property rights and other related rights subsisting therein.
g. You must secure permission from MOHT prior to hyperlinking to, or framing, the mindline.sg web app or any of its contents, or engaging in similar activities. MOHT reserves the right to impose conditions when permitting any hyperlinking to, or framing of the mindline.sg web app or any of its contents.
h. You agree that you will comply with the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (“PDPA”) and/or any other applicable law relating to data privacy or confidentiality, and will not cause MOHT to be in breach of such laws.
i. You may not, and you agree not to or enable others to, copy, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, attempt to derive the source code of, decrypt, modify, or create derivative works of the mindline.sg web app or any part thereof.
j. You agree to use the mindline.sg web app in compliance with all applicable laws.
4. Disclaimers against Warranties, Representations and Liabilities
4.1 The mindline.sg web app is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis without warranties of any kind. To the fullest extent permitted by law, MOHT does not make any representations or warranties whatsoever and hereby disclaims all express, implied and statutory warranties of any kind to you or any third party, whether arising from usage or custom or trade or by operation of law or otherwise, including but not limited to the following:
a. any representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness, reliability, timeliness, currency, quality or fitness for any particular purpose of the mindline.sg web app; and
b. any representations or warranties that the mindline.sg web app shall be error-free or shall be available without interruption or delay, or that any defects shall be rectified or corrected, or that the mindline.sg web app is and will be free of all viruses and other harmful elements.
4.2 MOHT shall not be liable to you or any third party for any damage or loss whatsoever, including but not limited to direct, indirect, punitive, special or consequential damages, loss of income, revenue or profits, lost or damaged data, or damage to your computer, software, modem or other property, arising directly or indirectly from:
a. your access to or use of the mindline.sg web app;
b. any loss of access to or use of the mindline.sg web app, howsoever caused;
c. any inaccuracy or incompleteness in, or errors or omissions arising from the mindline.sg web app;
d. any delay or interruption in the transmission of the mindline.sg web app, whether caused by delay or interruption in transmission over the internet or otherwise; or
e. any decision made or action taken by you or any third party in reliance upon the mindline.sg web app, regardless of whether MOHT has been advised of the possibility of such damage or loss.
4.3. You shall not rely on the mindline.sg web app to claim or assert any form of legitimate expectation against MOHT, whether procedural or substantive in nature, in respect of any action that MOHT may or may not take in the exercise of its discretion.
4.4. CAUTION: YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE MINDLINE.SG WEB APP, RECOMMENDATIONS, AND RELATED SERVICES SHOULD NOT BE RELIED UPON AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR QUALIFIED MEDICAL ADVICE. AND THE MINDLIND.SG WEB APP, RECOMMENDATIONS, AND RELATED SERVICES ARE NOT INTENDED OR SUITABLE FOR USE IN SITUATIONS OR ENVIRONMENTS WHERE THE FAILURE OR TIME DELAYS OF, OR ERRORS OR INACCURACIES IN THE RECOMMENDATIONS, CONTENT, DATA OR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY, THE MINDLINE.SG WEB APP COULD LEAD TO DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, OR SEVERE PHYSICAL HARM OR ANY FORM OF HARM OR DAMAGE.
6. Availability, Right of Access, Changes and Contents
6.1 MOHT may at any time terminate or suspend the availability, access, operation of the mindline.sg web app or all or any of its contents for any period of time without any prior notice, whether for the purposes updating and upgrading or system maintenance or otherwise.
6.2 MOHT reserves all rights to deny or restrict access to the mindline.sg web app by any person, or to block access from a particular internet address, at any time without prior notice and without ascribing any reason whatsoever.
6.3 The mindline.sg web app may be changed, modified, edited, removed or withdrawn by MOHT at its absolute discretion and at any time without prior notice.
6.4 You shall obtain your own professional and/or legal advice relevant to your particular circumstances and conduct all necessary due diligence, including but not limited to making such investigations or seeking clarifications as may be appropriate, as regards any decision or action that you intend to take in relation to any matter concerning the mindline.sg web app. The mindline.sg web app does not cover all information available on a particular issue. The mindline.sg web app is not intended to be responsive to, inclusive of, or consistent with, any other sources of information available on any matters that may be addressed by or referred to by the mindline.sg web app.
6.5 The mindline.sg web app may contain hyperlinks to websites which are not maintained by MOHT. MOHT is not responsible for the contents or reliability of those websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in them. MOHT has no control over and cannot guarantee the accessibility or proper functioning of those websites. Further, MOHT shall not be liable to you or any third party for any damage or loss whatsoever arising from your access to or use of those websites or third party information and materials. Use of the hyperlinks and access to those websites and materials are entirely at your own risk.
7.1 MOHT, as appropriate, uses available technology for the protection of the security of any communications made via the mindline.sg web app . MOHT does not, however, accept any liability for the authenticity, confidentiality, integrity, and security of any communications and other transactions made through the mindline.sg web app. Internet communications may be susceptible to interception or interference by third parties.
8. Proprietary rights.
8.1 The materials contained in the mindline.sg web app, including all the information and software programmes are protected by copyright, trademark, and other forms of proprietary rights. All rights, title, and interest therein are licensed to and/owned and controlled by MOHT.
9. Data Protection Policy.
9.1 The full version of the Data Protection Policy applicable to the mindline.sg web app, can be viewed at a link on its main screen.
10. Governing Law
10.2 MOHT may, at its sole discretion, refer any dispute referred to in paragraph 10.1 above to arbitration administered by the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (“SIAC”) in Singapore in accordance with the Arbitration Rules of the SIAC ("SIAC Rules") for the time being in force, which rules are deemed to be incorporated by reference in this clause. Further:
a. The seat of the arbitration shall be Singapore.
b. The tribunal shall consist of one (1) arbitrator.
c. The language of the arbitration shall be English.
10.3 Where MOHT is the defendant or respondent, it shall be given at least 30 days before the commencement of any legal action against it to elect to exercise the right herein to have the dispute submitted to arbitration. This right to elect shall not prejudice MOHT’s right to a limitation defence and the period to exercise the right shall not be abridged by reason of any accrual of a limitation defence in favour of MOHT during the said period.