- The type of personal information collected from you on this website;
- The usage and sharing of this information;
- The patient’s control over the personal information;
- Security measures used to protect the misuse/misrepresentation of the patient’s information; and,
- The manner in which to correct any information that has been incorrectly shared or needs modification.
This policy also applies to any and all medical information, records or other confidential information disclosed by our patients.
All Protected Health Information (which includes medical and financial information), records, financial data, billing data, and any other information of a private or sensitive nature is considered confidential. Confidential information provided on this website will not be used or discussed in any manner other than to provide treatment to our patients, with the permission of a particular patient or for any other exceptions allowable under the law.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We only have access to the information that patients wish to share with us on our website or at the office using your email or direct contact on this site. In order to safeguard and keep the privacy of all your information we NEVER share or SELL your information to any one and if there is any need to forward your documents or records to a third party ( a specialist office, employer, insurance companies and Etc.) we will first have to receive your signed and dated consent form to do so.
The unauthorized disclosure of any of this Protected Health Information or other confidential information by this website or any of our employees may subject such individuals to civil and criminal liability.We take the protection of this information very seriously and our employees are advised and trained on the proper handling of the same to be in compliance with the law.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
We guard your personal information online and offline while at the office.
The HIPAA Security Rule states that we are required to“ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of all electronic protected health information that we create, receive, maintain and otherwise transmit via this website or otherwise. As a result of these guidelines, a swell as our desire to maintain the integrity and security of your information, we closely monitor the security of our systems, this website and our database.
Office matters such as billing and customer service, records and course of treatment records and etc. are the only reasons that specific employees who need the information to complete a task related to the patient such as treatment or matters mentioned above will use these information only.