THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED.
This privacy notice is being provide to you as a requirement of a federal law, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPAA). This Privacy Notice describes how we may use and disclose your protected health information to carry out treatment, payment or health care operations and for purposed that are permitted or required by law. It also describes your rights to access and control your protected health information in some cases. Your “protected health information’ means any written and oral health information about you, including demographic data that can be used to identify you. This is health information that is created and received by your health care provider, and that relates to your past, present or future physical or mental health condition.
Uses and Disclosures of Protected Health Information
Hall Plastic Surgery and Rejuvenation Center may use your protected health information for purposes of providing treatment, obtaining payment for treatment, and conducting health care operations. Your protected health information may be used or disclosed only for these purposes unless the facility has obtained your authorization or the use of disclosure is otherwise permitted by the HIPAA privacy regulations or state law. Disclosures of your protected health information for the purposes described in this Privacy Notice may be made in writing, orally, or by facsimile.