St. Mary’s Cancer Center at JCMG is a collaboration between SSM Health Care and JCMG. Both parties are independent and nothing is intended, nor shall be construed, that the parties constitute the formation of a partnership, joint venture or principal-agent relationship. Neither party exercises any control or direction over the means, manner or method by which the other party provides professional services. Additionally, neither party has any expressed or implied right or authority to assume or create any obligation or responsibility on behalf of or in the name of the other party.