DISCLAIMER OF HEALTH CARE RELATED SERVICES
Rebecca Lee is a certified Health Coach, and as such is not a health care practitioner of any kind. Rebecca Lee encourages the Client to continue to visit and be treated by his/her healthcare professionals, including, without limitation, a physician. The Client understands that Rebecca Lee is not acting in the capacity of a doctor, licensed dietician-nutritionist, psychologist or other licensed or registered professional. Accordingly, the Client understands that Rebecca Lee is not providing health care, medical or nutritional therapy services and will not diagnose, treat or cure in any manner whatsoever any disease, condition or physical or mental ailment of the human body.
The Client has chosen to work with Rebecca Lee and understands that the information received should not be seen as medical or nursing advice and is certainly not meant to take the place of his/her seeing licensed health professionals.
PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RELEASE OF HEALTH CARE RELATED CLAIMS
The Client acknowledges the Client takes full responsibility for the Client’s life and well-being, as well as the lives and well-being of the Client’s family (where applicable) and all decisions made during and after the Client and Rebecca Lee’s work together.
The Client expressly assumes the risks of working with Rebecca Lee, whether or not such risks were created or exacerbated by Rebecca Lee. The Client releases Rebecca Lee, her heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, its officers, directors, shareholders, employees, teachers, lecturers, agents, health coaches and staff (collectively the Releasees) from any and all liability, damages, causes of action, allegations, suits, sums of money, claims and demands whatsoever, in law, admiralty or equity, which against the Releasees, the Client ever had, now has or will have in the future against the Releasees, arising form the Client’s past or future participation in, or otherwise with respect to the work with Rebecca Lee, unless arising form the gross negligence of the Releasees.
The Client acknowledges that Rebecca Lee will keep all information exchanged during the work with the Client in strict confidentiality. Additionally, the Client is aware that Rebecca Lee is prohibited from disclosing protected healthcare information, except upon written authorization by the client.
CHOICE OF LAW, ARBITRATION AND LIMITED REMEDIES
This agreement shall be construed according to the laws of the State of Vermont. In the event that any provision of this Agreement is deemed unenforceable, the remaining portions of the Agreement shall be severed and remain in full force. In the event a dispute arises between the parties, either arising form this Agreement or otherwise pertaining to the relationship between the parties, the parties will submit to binding arbitration before the American Arbitration Association (Commercial Arbitration and Mediation Center for the Americas Mediation and Arbitration Rules). Any judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrators(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. Such arbitration shall be conducted by a single arbitrator. The sole remedy that can be awarded to the Client in the event that an award is granted in arbitration is refund of a consultation fee. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, no award of consequential or other damages, unless specifically set forth herein, may be granted to the Client.
If the terms of the Agreement are acceptable, please sign the acceptance below. By doing so, the Client acknowledges that (1)he/she has received a copy of this letter agreement; (2)he/she has had an opportunity to discuss the contents with Rebecca Lee and, if desired, to have it reviewed by and attorney; and (3) the client understands, accepts and agrees to abide by the terms hereof.
Rebecca Rust Lee, H.C.