Terms

LICENSE AGREEMENT

Each database offered on the AIS Health Data website specifies the number of users allowed per license. Terms may be accessed from the main Dashboard or Demo Dashboard for each product. Click here for direct links to the specific terms for each product:

AIS’s Directory of Health Plans

AIS’s Rx Benefit Data

Health Insurance Exchange Database

The AIS Guide to Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans

AIS's Medicare and Medicaid Market Data

Medicare-Medicaid Dual Eligibles Database

By purchasing an on-line subscription database from Atlantic Information Services, Inc. (AIS), you agree to the following terms and conditions, without exception. If you do not understand or agree to these Terms, please contact AIS for clarification prior to completing your purchase.

Each product consists of one year of access to the website dashboard. Each dashboard includes an on-line search tool, plus In-App downloads (spreadsheets and PDFs), alerts from the Editors, and original AIS news articles relevant to the topic of each website. All subscriptions are for a 12-month term from the date or purchase. Because users have the ability to download all the information as soon as they are logged in, all sales are final.

AIS grants each purchaser a non-exclusive, nontransferable license to use the data, In-App Downloads, news articles, and other content published on the CD and web site (the Product) according to the terms and conditions stated herein.

This product is licensed for access and analysis by the purchaser. Purchasers may assign the license to one user for a subscription. Additionally, some AIS databases may allow purchasers to invite a specified number of additional user to access the website. It is your responsibility to make certain that no unlicensed users obtain access to the Product, and you are responsible for ensuring that your assigned user(s) understand and abide by the terms and conditions of this License Agreement.

Terms of Use

AIS grants to you the limited right to use the Product to the extent provided here. You, or user(s) assigned by you, may access the data via the on-line search tool, and you may print or download the filtered search results. You may download or print any data, reports or other content available in the In-App Downloads, News Feed or elsewhere within the Product. Use of In-App Downloads, including Excel data sets, are restricted by the terms of this license, even in cases where an extra fee is charged to download them.

Data downloaded from the Product, including the full data set in Excel, may be saved and accessed by the single user licensed on your account for this product. The data may not be housed on a network or website, or distributed electronically, via any means that allows non-licensed users to access it.

You may not copy, install, make available or otherwise distribute the Product or the data obtained via the Product. The Product may not be resold, licensed, or leased to another party. Publication of the data for sale or distribution outside of your own company is prohibited.

The licensed user may combine the raw data with other available database applications available to them, may create reports or analyses from the data, or may prepare mail-merge promotional pieces from the data. The user may distribute these resulting documents in a limited manner, in paper, PDF or PowerPoint format that ensures the raw data cannot be accessed or manipulated by unlicensed employees, consultants or clients via a network or other electronic means.

Customer understands and agrees that the Product consists of intellectual property belonging to AIS and that the Product is protected by copyright and may be subject to trademark and other laws. Customer agrees not to make any use of the Product not specifically authorized by this License Agreement or by the copyright laws of the United States. You may not transfer this license to anyone without AIS’s written permission.

Subject to these limitations, the user may use the Product in any manner deemed helpful in connection with your business, including by printing paper copies of all or portions of the Product, but in all cases only for internal use within your company. You may not transfer this license to anyone without AIS’s written permission. Your use of this information is subject to all the terms and conditions of this License Agreement.

To inquire about upgrading your license for use in development of your own products that will be sold and distributed, or to get an application programming interface (API) to feed the data to your own customized applications, please contact Susan Namovicz-Peat at snpeat@aishealth.com or (202) 775-9008 ext. 3045.

No Warranties

AIS makes no warranty or promise, either express or implied, with respect to the data provided herein. AIS expressly disclaims the implied warranty of merchantability, and the implied warranty of fitness for any particular purpose.

Data available from AIS are obtained via a variety of methodologies (see Methodology links on each product Dashboard). AIS relies on the integrity and knowledge of outside sources to generate the data, and AIS does not guarantee the truth, accuracy, adequacy or completeness of such data. AIS is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of the data. AIS does not guarantee that the AIS’s websites will operate free of error or interruption.

Limitation of Liability

AIS specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or special damages arising out of, or in any way connected with, access to or use of the Product and the data obtained through it.

General

The laws of the District of Columbia shall be applicable to the interpretation of these terms, without regard to any conflict of law provisions. If any provision within these terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, all remaining provisions shall be enforced.

AIS may revise these Terms at any time by updating this posting. AIS reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Product without notice.

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