Notice of Privacy:
This notice describes how health information about you may be used and disclosed, and how you can get access to this information. Infinity Behavioral has written this document to provide some very important information. The law requires that we inform you about how we use and disclose your protected health information. Of course, your privacy is very important to us, and we will follow all laws involving the protection of your health information. Please review this information carefully.
What is included in my protected health information and why is it needed?
Protected health information may also be referred to as your medical record. It contains things like evaluations by a doctor, a record of any medications you take, and goals of what you would like to accomplish. Any information that can be used to identify you is also protected. Your protected health information is used to provide services to you. For example, when our staff is familiar with you, they are better able to plan your care with you as well as coordinate their work with other Infinity staff.
How will Infinity Behavioral use and disclose my protected health information?
Infinity Behavioral Systems understands that your medical information is personal. We feel it is important to protect your medical information, and so we will use and disclose your health information only when necessary. For some of these uses or disclosures, we need your permission to specify what we can or cannot disclose. This permission is called an “authorization”. For example, we may need your specific authorization to release information about mental health disorders, drug and alcohol abuse, and / or HIV status. Infinity will not sell or profit from the use or disclosure of your protected health information.
There are different ways of how we may use and disclosure your information. These include:
A. Uses and Disclosures Relating to Treatment, Payment or Healthcare Operations. Federal law allows us to use and disclose your health information for the following reasons:
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