You have the right to:
You have some choices in the way that we use and share information as we:
Your Rights in Detail
When it comes to your health information, you have certain rights. This section explains your rights and some of our responsibilities to help you.
Get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record:
Ask us to correct your medical record:
Ask us to limit what we use or share:
Get a list of those with whom we’ve shared information:
Choose someone to act for you:
We will make sure the person has this authority and can act for you before we take any action.
File a complaint if you feel your rights are violated:
Your Choices in Detail
For certain health information, you can tell us your choices about what we share. If you have a clear preference for how we share your information in the situations described below, talk to us. Tell us what you want us to do, and we will follow your instructions.
In these cases, you have both the right and choice to tell us to:
If you are not able to tell us your preference, for example if you are unconscious, we may go ahead and share your information if we believe it is in your best interest. We may also share your information when needed to lessen a serious and imminent threat to health or safety
In these cases we never share your information unless you give us written permission:
In the case of fundraising:
OUR USES & DISCLOSURES
We may use and share your information as we:
How do we typically use or share your health information?
We can use your health information and share it with other professionals who are treating you. Example: A doctor treating you for an injury asks another doctor about your overall health condition.
Run our organization
We can use and share your health information to run our practice, improve your care, and contact you when necessary. Example: We use health information about you to manage your treatment and services.
Bill for your services
We can use and share your health information to bill and get payment from health plans or other entities. Example: We give information about you to your health insurance plan so it will pay for your services.
How else can we use or share your health information?
We are allowed or required to share your information in other ways – usually in ways that contribute to the public good, such as public health and research. We have to meet many conditions in the law before we can share your information for these purposes.
For more information see: https://www.hhs.gov/hipaa/for-professionals/privacy/laws-regulations/index.html
Help with public health and safety issues
We can share health information about you for certain situations such as:
We can use or share your information for health research.
Comply with the law
We will share information about you if state or federal laws require it, including with the Department of Health and Human Services if it wants to see that we’re complying with federal privacy law.
Respond to organ and tissue donation requests
We can share health information about you with organ procurement organizations.
Work with a medical examiner or funeral director
We can share health information with a coroner, medical examiner, or funeral director when an individual dies.
Address workers’ compensation, law enforcement, and other government requests
We can use or share health information about you:
Respond to lawsuits and legal actions
For more information see: www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/consumers/noticepp.html.
Notice Of Privacy Practices
Our medical doctors are licensed and regulated by the Medical Board of California (1-800-633-2322 | https://www.mbc.ca.gov). This page provides the opportunity to Review the Privacy Practices of INFUSE WELLNESS listed above.