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If a credit card account is being used for a transaction, Pittsburgh Mercy may obtain preapproval for an amount up to the amount of the payment. You represent and warrant that if you are making online payments that (i) any credit card, debit card and bank account information you supply is true, correct, and complete, (ii) charges incurred by you will be honored by your credit/debit card company or bank, (iii) you will pay the charges incurred by you in the amounts posted, including any applicable taxes, and (iv) you are the person in whose name the card was issued, and you are authorized to make a purchase or other transaction with the relevant card and card information.
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Typographical Errors & Incorrect Pricing
In the event a product or service is listed at an incorrect price due to typographical error or error in pricing information received from our suppliers, we shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for product/service listed at the incorrect price. We shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit or debit card charged. If your credit or debit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, we shall immediately issue a credit to your credit or debit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
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General Warranty Disclaimer
Pittsburgh Mercy does not warrant that access to or use of the site will be interrupted or error-free or that defects in the site will be corrected. This site, including any content or information contained within it or any site-related services, is provided “as is,” with all faults, with no representations or warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, quality of information, quiet enjoyment, and title/non-infringement. Pittsburgh Mercy specifically disclaims all liability for errors or omissions in, or the misuse or misinterpretation of, any information obtained through the site. Pittsburgh Mercy does not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information obtained through the site.
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Limitation of Liability Regarding Use of Site
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- Must be within the scope of the topic under discussion.
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- Must be relevant to the topic.
- Cannot serve electoral campaign or political purposes.
- Must not breach any law, confidentiality, or copyright.
Comments by external parties on the any Pittsburgh Mercy social media pages are not official public testimony. Any opinion expressed is not a substitute for a formal statement in a public hearing process.
We cannot discuss personal, legal, and private matters in a public channel. Posts that mention litigation will be promptly removed.
Our pages are not for bullying or ranting. If content becomes abusive or inflammatory, it will be removed and the offending users blocked.
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We will do our best to respond to your feedback.
Participants post at their own risk, taking personal responsibility for their comments, user name, and information.
1200 Reedsdale Street, Third Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15233-2109
United States of America