DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
Our commitment at The Smile Center is to serve our patients with professionalism and care, being sure at all times to protect the privacy and security of all Protected Health Information.
During the course of serving your interests, it may be necessary to share information with other Health Care Providers or Business Associates. The following are examples of instances where information may be shared:
During treatment, we may find it necessary to acquire a laboratory analysis. For payment purposes, we may use the services of a billing service. During health care operations, we may need a second opinion.
The Smile Center is committed to obeying all federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding Privacy Practices. If any uses of disclosures other than the ones listed above are needed, information will only be released with written authorization, which may be revoked at any time by the individual as provided for you by law.
If you have any questions or comments regarding your Protected Health Information, feel free to contact our Director of Operations.