YOUR INFORMATION.

YOUR RIGHTS.

OUR RESPONSIBILITIES.

This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed by Rochester Regional Health by its care providers and staff at its affiliated sites and how you can get access to this information.
Please review it carefully.

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YOUR RIGHTS

When it comes to your health information, you have certain rights. You have the right to:

YOUR CHOICES

For certain health information, you can tell us your choices about what we share. 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.

OUR USES AND DISCLOSURES

How do we typically use or share your health information? We typically use or share your health information in the following ways.

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 Your Rights Under HIPAA.

OUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • We are required by law to maintain the privacy and security of your protected health information.
  • We will let you know promptly if a breach occurs that may have compromised the privacy or security of your information.
  • We must follow the duties and privacy practices described in this notice and give you a copy of it.
  • We will not use or share your information other than as described here unless you tell us we can in writing. If you tell us we can, you may change your mind at any time. Let us know in writing if you change your mind.

Changes to the terms of this notice

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, in our offices, and on our web site.

Effective date of notice

This Notice of Privacy Practices was revised and made effective in February 2019.