Last Updated: May 11, 2016
This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.
If you have a clear preference for how we share your information in the situations described below, talk to us. Tell us what you want us to do, and we will follow your instructions.
If you are not able to tell us your preference, for example if you are unconscious, we may go ahead and share your information if we believe it is in your best interest. We may also share your information when needed to lessen a serious and imminent threat to health or safety.
In the case of fundraising: We may contact you for fundraising efforts, but you can tell us not to contact you again.
How else can we use or share your health information?
We are allowed or required to share your information in other ways – usually in ways that contribute to the public good, such as public health and research. We have to meet many conditions in the law before we can share your information for these purposes. For more information see:
We can use or share your information for health research, though this usually requires your permission unless we remove all identifiers (name, birthdate, city, etc.)
We will share information about you if state or federal laws require it, including with the Department of Health and Human Services if it wants to see that we’re complying with federal privacy law.
We are required to share health information with a coroner, medical examiner, or funeral director when an individual dies if requested.
We can share health information about you in response to a court or administrative order, or in response to a subpoena.
We can change the terms of this notice, and the changes will apply to all information we have about you. The new notice will be available upon request.
If you have any questions on our privacy practices or for clarification on anything contained within the Notice, please contact Pandia Health at firstname.lastname@example.org.