privacy, compliance, and concerns

NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES

THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT CLIENTS MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW CLIENTS CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION.  PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY

In order to provide you with high-quality health care services, Villa of Hope (the “Villa”) collects, creates and maintains health information about you.  We are required by law to maintain the privacy of your protected health information (“PHI”), which includes electronic PHI, in accordance with the provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, and their regulations (collectively the “HIPAA Rules”).  This Notice of Privacy Practices describes how we use and disclose your PHI, and explains certain rights you have regarding this information.  We are required by law to provide you with this Notice and we will comply with its terms during the period when it is in effect.

View the Villa of Hope Notice of Privacy Practices in its entirety.