Terms of website use...

This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of our website at www.moreindependent.co.uk (our site). Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the site. By using our site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our site.


www.moreindependent.co.uk is a site operated by Mi (more independent) (We).

Mi (more independent) is the brand name used by a group of organizations (including NHS Trusts and charities), led by Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group, who are working together to improve health and wellbeing in Merseyside.

Liverpool Clinical Commissioning Group’s principal office is at 1 Arthouse Square, 61-69 Seel Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 4AZ

The other members of the Mi group are:

HF Trust Limited

5/6 Brook Office Park, Folly Brook Road, Emersons Green, Bristol, BS16 7FL (Company No: 734984; Charity No: 313069)

Liverpool Community Health NHS Trust

Wilkinson Place, No 2 Enterprise Way, Wavertree Technology Park, Liverpool, L13 1FB

Liverpool Personal Service Society (Incorporated)

18 Seel Street, Liverpool, L1 4BE (Company No: 214077; Charity No: 224469)

Merseycare NHS Trust, acting as host for Informatics Merseyside

Rowan Cottage, Newhall Campus, Fazakerley, Liverpool, L10 1LD

Philips Electronics UK Limited

Phillips Centre, Guildford Business Park, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 8XH (Company No: 446897)

The Riverside Group

2 Estuary Boulevard, Estuary Commerce Park, Speke, Liverpool, L24 8RF (an Industrial and Provident Society, registered No: 30938R)

Tunstall Health Care (UK) Limited

Whitley Lodge, Whitley Bridge, Yorkshire, DN14 0HR (Company No: 1332249)


2.1 Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw, amend or restrict access to all, or parts, of our site at any time without notice. We will not be liable if, for any reason, our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

2.2 If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

2.3 You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms and that they comply with them.


3.1 The members of the Mi group are (jointly or individually) the owners or licensees of all intellectual property rights in our site and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.

3.2You may only print off copies or download extracts of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference.

3.3 You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

3.4 Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.

3.5 If you print off, copy or download any part of any site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.


The information provided on this website is given for general information and interest purposes only. Whilst every effort is taken to ensure that the information contained on this website is accurate, complete and up-to-date, we cannot be responsible for any inaccuracies in the information. We recommend that you take further advice or seek further guidance before taking any action based on the information contained on the pages of this website.


We aim to update our site regularly and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update such material.


6.1 The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

  • 6.1.1 all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or equity; and
  • 6.1.2  any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, ability to use or the results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it including, without limitation, any liability for loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of profits or contracts, loss of anticipated savings, loss of data, loss of goodwill, wasted management or office time and for any other loss or damage of any kind however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, but nothing in these terms of use affects our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.


We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.


8.1 Any material that you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights or of their right to privacy.

8.2 We will not be responsible or liable to any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.

8.3 We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our site if in our opinion such material is unlawful or inappropriate (to be determined at our sole discretion).]


9.1 You may use our site only for lawful purposes without limitation, you may not use our site:

  • 9.1.1 in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;
  • 9.1.2 to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (spam);
  • 9.1.3 to knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programs or similar computer codes designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.

9.2 You also agree not to attempt to gain unauthorised access or access without authority, interfere with, attack, damage or disrupt any part of our site, any database, equipment, server or network connected to our site or on which our site is stored, any software used in the provision of our site or any equipment, network or software owned or used by any third party.

9.3 By breaching the provisions of clauses 9.1 and 9.2 above, you may commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities (may be by disclosing your identity to them). In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

9.4 We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a denial-of-service or distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.


You may link to our home page provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.


Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site; likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply any opinion of that site by MI.


Mi itself does not sell commercial products and services to the public, although some of our partners do. Links on our site may be to companies and websites that offer commercial services, such as online purchases. Likewise, the Mi Helpline may signpost you to places where the types of product highlighted on our site can be purchased, assist you in the purchase through a linked partner, or signpost you to relevant events and services locally.

Please be aware that if you choose to purchase a product or service as a result of this, your commercial contract will be with the relevant organisation and not with Mi. As such, Mi cannot accept responsibility for the quality of the product or service , or any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.


The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from or related to a visit to our site although we retain the right to bring proceedings against you for breach of these conditions in your country of residence or other relevant country. These terms of use are governed by English law.


We acknowledge that all trademarks appearing on the site belong to their corresponding owners


We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.


If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact us.

Thank you for visiting our site.