PLEASE READ THIS NOTICE CAREFULLY. THIS DOCUMENT EXPLAINS HOW YOUR MEDICAL INFORMATION MAY BE USED AND/OR SHARED WITH OTHERS WHO MAY HAVE A RIGHT TO KNOW.
Trumann EMS, Inc., “TEMS”, maintains the privacy of certain confidential health care information about you, known as Protected Health Information or PHI. We are required by law to protect your health care information and to provide you with the attached Notice of Privacy Practices.
The Notice outlines our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your PHI. Not only does this document describe our privacy practices, but it lets you know how TEMS is permitted to use and share PHI about you, how you can access and copy that information, how you may request to amend that information, and how you may request to have your information restricted for use and disclosure.
TEMS is also required to abide by the terms of the version of this Notice currently in effect. In most situations we may use this information as described in this Notice without your permission, but there are some situations where we may use it only after we obtain your written authorization, if we are required by law to do so.
We respect your privacy, and treat all health care information about our patients with care under strict policies of confidentiality that all of our staff are committed to following at all times.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT OUR PRIVACY PRACTICES, PLEASE CONTACT OUR PRIVACY OFFICER:
Trumann EMS, INC
PO BOX 132
408 Jaden Cove
Trumann, AR 72472
Our compliance program meets or exceeds the privacy standards set forth for protected health information.