Epsychiatry retains the right to modify or amend these Terms and Conditions at any time and without notice. Epsychiatry can amend these Terms and Conditions at any time by posting amended Terms and Conditions to this page on the Epsychiatry website. Unless otherwise stated, all amendments shall be effective immediately upon posting on the Epsychiatry website. You are responsible for regularly viewing the Terms and Conditions and checking for any updates. Continued use of Epsychiatry services after any changes to the Terms and Conditions constitutes your consent to such changes. If at any time you choose not to accept these Terms and Conditions, you may not use Epsychiatry services.
Terms and Conditions
In the Terms and Conditions for the Epsychiatry website you are sometimes referred to as “you”, “the client”, or “the user”. Epsychiatry means Epsychiatry Pty Ltd, ABN: 14634983609 and its health services is referred to as “Epsychiatry”, “Epsychiatry Services”, “we” and “our”.
The information provided to you through Epsychiatry is solely for your personal use. The use of this information or services may not be made available to third parties.
Epsychiatry services are not appropriate for you if any of the following apply:
· If you are currently intoxicated from the use of alcohol or drugs.
You, or anyone using this service on your behalf, agree to not use the Epsychiatry service to:
There are limits to confidentiality. As a result, Epsychiatry reserves the right to report to the appropriate authorities, such as the police or child protection authorities, situations where a client or associate of the client is judged to be at risk of self-harm, or of harming others, especially if a child under the age of 18 years is at risk. Psychiatrist and Psychologists are also obliged to report to police information received about the commission of a criminal act.
The content and materials (including website designs, software, logos and information) available and displayed on the Epsychiatry website are the sole property of Epsychiatry and are protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. Content from Epsychiatry may not be used, reproduced, sold or retransmitted without prior written consent. You are permitted to view the content online and print a copy for your personal use or record. You indemnify Epsychiatry from and against any and all liability, claims, damages and/or costs brought by third parties concerning any alleged infringement of intellectual property rights by you.
If a gap charge is applicable, payment in full is required to confirm an initial individual consultation at the time the appointment is made. Subsequent appointments also require payment in full at the time of booking.
If you are eligible and would like to Bulk Bill for your appointment you are required to have a referral from your GP. If you are Bulk Billed, you will not be charged for your appointment.
If you have booked an appointment and want to reschedule you must inform Epsychiatry 48 hours before the appointment.
We reserve the right to update our cancellation policies to best suit the requirements of Epsychiatry and clinicians working with Epsychiatry.
Out of pocket payments are to be made online by credit or debit card where applicable.
The Epsychiatry clinicians will make adequate records and keep these records for a minimum of seven years after the last client contact. Your records will be kept by means which complies with the relevant Australian Privacy Acts or in a locked physical cabinet for this period. At the end of this period, they will be disposed of by either electronic deletion and/or shredding.
Online payments to Epsychiatry are made through a secure payment service. Payments will be processed directly through the software provider payment gateway in Australian dollar transactions using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. However, Epsychiatry shall have no liability for the interception or hacking of data through the website by unauthorised third parties.
When you access Epsychiatry it is entirely at your own risk. Except as expressly provided by law, Epsychiatry will in no event be liable for any claims, losses or damages of any kind (including special, indirect and consequential loss) arising out of or in relation to the use or performance of the Epsychiatry website. We retain all of our rights at law as to how we may discharge our obligations with regards to any liability that cannot be lawfully excluded under these Terms and Conditions of Use.
This website is provided to you on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available basis. While Epsychiatry endeavours to take reasonable care in preparing and maintaining the information on this website, Epsychiatry does not give any warranties or representations of any kind as to the security, accuracy, adequacy or completeness of any of the website content. You acknowledge and accept that the website content may include technical inaccuracies and typographical errors.
The Epsychiatry website may contain links to third party websites. The inclusion of a link to other websites does not imply endorsement by Epsychiatry. Unless otherwise stated, Epsychiatry does not control, endorse or approve any such third party websites or their content, nor does Epsychiatry provide any warranty or accept any liability, or responsibility for, any content of those websites.
These Terms and Conditions and any agreement including these Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws in the State of Victoria, Australia, and the parties irrevocably submit to the jurisdiction of the Courts of Victoria.