How We May Use & Disclose Medical Information
NEW YORK WESTCHESTER SQUARE MEDICAL CENTER PRIVACY NOTICE
If you have any questions about this notice, please contact the Privacy Officer at (718) 430-7383 or write to:
HIPAA Privacy Officer
New York Westchester Square Medical Center
2475 St. Raymond Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
E-mail: [email protected]
WHO WILL FOLLOW THIS NOTICE
New York Westchester Square Medical Center may use your medical information for treatment, payment, hospital operations or fundraising purposes as described in this notice. All of the employees, staff and other personnel of New York Westchester Square Medical Center follow the practices described in this notice.Effective Date: April 14, 2003
ABOUT THIS NOTICE
This notice will tell you about the ways in which we may use and disclose medical information about you. We also describe your rights and certain obligations we have regarding the use and disclosure of medical information.
We are required by law to:
- Make sure the medical information that identifies you is kept private.
- Give you this notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your medical information; and
- Follow the terms of this notice that are currently in effect.