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TubalReversalSurgeon.com takes the security of your information very seriously. Patient confidentiality is a cornerstone and foundation of our clinic. We do not use or share any patient related to identifying healthcare or financial information without prior written consent. Per accepted medical ethics, we may share anonymous information (e.g. case studies) for research or other purposes. In such a case, we never divulge information that could identify a patient in any way.
Our Notice of Privacy Policies (provided to all patients in accordance with the U.S. Health Insurance and Portability Act [HIPAA]) and our Financial Privacy Policies are noted below for your reference. These are the same privacy policies you will receive in any quality medical facility:
NOTICE OF PRIVACY POLICIES FOR TUBALREVERSALSURGEON.COM
THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
At TubalReversalSurgeon.com., we are committed to using and disclosing protected health information about you responsibly. Protected health information is individually identifiable health information, including demographics, for example, age, address, e-mail address, and information which relates to your past, present or future physical or mental health or condition and related health care services. This Notice of Health Information Practices is provided to you as a requirement of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). It describes how and when we use or disclose your protected health information. It also describes your rights as they relate to your protected health information. This Notice is effective 01/1/2019, and applies to all protected health information as defined by federal regulations.
Maintain the privacy of your health information. Provide you with this notice as to our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to the information we collect and maintain about you. Abide by the terms of this notice currently in effect. Notify you of any changes in this notice. Respond to you in writing by approving or denying in whole or in part any written requests. Accommodate reasonable requests you may have regarding the use or disclosure of your protected health information.
We reserve the right to change our practices and to make the new provisions effective for all protected health information we maintain.
Required Uses and Disclosures
By law, we must disclose your health information to you unless it has been determined by a competent medical authority that it would be harmful to you. We must also disclose health information to the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) for investigations or determinations of our compliance with laws on the protection of your health information. Following are examples of permitted uses and disclosures of your protected health information. The examples are not exhaustive.
Disclosure for Treatment
We will use and disclose your protected health information to provide, coordinate, or manage your health care and any related services. This includes the coordination or management of your health care with a third party.
For example, Members of your health care team will record observations and therapy provided and provide copies of these finding and therapies to the referring physician. In that way, the physician will know what treatment is being provided and how you are responding. We will also provide your physician or a subsequent health care provider with copies of various reports that should assist him or her in treating you.
Disclosure for Payment
Your protected health information will be used, as needed to obtain payment for your health care services. For example, A bill may be sent to you or a third-party payer. The information on or accompanying the bill may include information that identifies you, as well as your diagnosis and procedures provided you.
Any information collected by our website, such as email address, IP, will never be passed on to any third party unless required by law.