Terms And Conditions


Updated 12 November 2012


The following terms and conditions govern your use of this website service. By using this website you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. These terms and conditions may change without further notice to you and we recommend you check the terms and conditions when you use the site.


Use of the service is governed by the terms and conditions of this agreement. Please read this agreement carefully before accessing or using the service.

General Terms And Conditions

Your access and use of this site and its services bind you to this agreement. If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions of use for this site, you may not use the site or its services.


We may modify this agreement at any time. Any modifications made to this agreement will be effective immediately upon posting on the site. By accessing or using the Service, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions of the agreement as posted on the Service at the time of your access or use. You agree to review the Agreement posted on the Service each time you use the service so that you are aware of any modifications made to this agreement.


All information included on this website is intended for information purposes only and does not represent clinical advice. It is intended to supplement application of both local and national diabetes clinical guidelines. We make no recommendations on its applicability to any particular clinical situation.

Service Delivery

We cannot guarantee that the delivery of this website service will be fault free. If a fault occurs in the service we will attempt to correct the fault as soon as we reasonably can. Your access to the website may be occasionally restricted to allow for repairs or maintenance.

Password And Security

These services are for NZ Registered Nurses. Any others granted permission to use the service are also bound by these Terms and Conditions.


You will be asked to create a password. You must keep this password confidential and must not disclose it or share it with anyone. Please note that you will be responsible for activities that occur under your password. If you know or suspect that someone else knows your password you should notify us immediately and change your password. You may change your password at any time.

Third Party Sites

The website contains links to third party resources on the Web. We do not endorse, approve or sanction (unless otherwise stated) nor are we responsible for any third party's products, services, acts or omissions. There is no association or connection between us and the third party, (unless otherwise stated) save for the provision of the link. We do not act in partnership with nor as agent for or on behalf of the third party to whom we provide links.


The materials on the site are copyrighted by us and/or other applicable rights holders. You may download and reprint a single copy of the materials from the Service for your own personal, noncommercial use only, provided you include all applicable notices and disclaimers. You may not otherwise reproduce, copy, distribute or use any material on this website. Permanent copying and/or storage of material or reproduction or incorporation of any part of it in any other work, in whatever media, is expressly prohibited. Any other use of the materials is strictly prohibited without our prior written permission and the permission of the applicable rights holder(s).

External Websites

Where materials are available publicly on Ministry of Health or other websites copyright conditions are provided on those websites.


It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external web sites

Our Liability

Whilst we endeavour to ensure that information on this website is correct, we cannot guarantee and assume no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information available through this website. The information on this website is for personal, educational and/or professional use only and is provided in good faith. Users who link to another site from this site are subject to the liability policy of the new site.


These terms and conditions and any disputes arising from or in connection with them shall be governed by the laws of New Zealand and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the New Zealand.