As required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996, this notice describes how health information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.
WHO WILL FOLLOW THIS NOTICE
Rutgers Health Services (hereafter referred to as RHS New Brunswick) may only use your health information for treatment, payment, health care operations or research purposes as described in the notice. All of the employees/staff, including: medical; counseling and psychological services; pharmacy and other personnel of RHS New Brunswick follow these privacy practices.
ABOUT THIS NOTICE
This notice will tell you about the ways we may disclose health information about you and will also describe your rights and certain obligations that we have regarding the use and disclosure of your health information.
We are required by law to:
- Make sure that health information that identifies you is kept private;
- Give you this notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your health information; and
- Follow the terms of the notice that is currently in effect.