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.
• Sleep Solutions Inc. may use your protected health information for purposes of providing treatment, obtaining payment for treatment, and conducting health operations. Your protected health informations may be used or disclosed only for these purposes unless Sleep Solutions has obtained your authorization in writing, orally, or by facsimile.
• Sleep Solutions Inc. will use and disclose your protected health information to provide, coordinate, or manage your healthcare and any related services. We may also disclose protected health information to other physicians who may be treating you or consulting with your physician with respect to your care.
• Sleep Solutions Inc. may use or disclose your protected health information, as necessary, for our own health care operations in order to facilitate the function of our operation.
• As a part of treatment, payment and healthcare operations, we may also use or disclose your protected health information for the following purposes: To remind you of an appointment; To inform you of potential treatment alternatives or operations; To inform you of health-related benefits or services that may be of interest to you; To other healthcare providers in the event you need emergency care.
• Sleep Solutions Inc. will disclose your protected health information when we are required to do so by federal, state, or local law. This includes: To prevent, control, or report disease, injury or disability as permitted by law; To conduct public health surveillance, investigation and interventions as permitted or required by law; To collect or report adverse events and product defects; To notify a person who has been exposed to a communicable disease of who may be at risk of contacting or spreading a disease as authorized by law.
• Sleep Solutions Inc. may notify government authorities in the event of an investigation if we believe that a patient is the victim of abuse, neglect, or domestic violence.
• Other than as stated above, Sleep Solutions Inc. will not disclose your health information without your written authorization. You may revoke your authorization in writing at any time except to the extent that we have taken action in reliance upon the authorization