Health On the Net Foundation


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Health On the Net Foun·da·tion

(helth net fown-dā'shŭn)
Not-for-profit portal to medical information on the Internet; developed HONcode of ethical guidelines for health care Web site developers.

Health On the Net Foundation

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HON

A not-for-profit organization based in Switzerland, which in 1995 developed a Code of Conduct to guide the reader of health care information available on the Internet. The set of rules allows the reader to know the source and the purpose of the data being read.
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