Summary of HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices

 

We pledge to protect your health information.

 We may disclose your information:

          -    for treatment purposes

-    for payment purposes

-    for appointment reminders

-    if required by law

-    for public health risk

-    for worker’s compensation

-    if instructed by local, state or federal government, or by a court.

 You have the right to:

-          inspect and copy your information

-          amend information you feel is incorrect

-          request an accounting of disclosures of your information

-          request restrictions of disclosures

-          request confidential communication

-          have a paper copy of our complete notice of privacy practices

 We reserve the right to change this notice.

 You may file a complaint without penalty with us or with the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services if you feel your privacy rights have been violated.

To file a complaint with us, contact Mary Kelly CRNP-C, Privacy Officer, at  215-517-1200 or privacyofficer@lungdocs.org

 

Disclosure of Health Information not covered by this notice will be made only with your written permission.

update: 10/12/2011

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