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Regenerative MedSpa of Buckhead

Confidentiality Policy

Contact us by calling 404-816-8557 or emailing info@RMBuckhead.com with any questions or concerns.

Why We Need Your Information

We typically use or share your health information in the following ways.

  • Treat you

    • We can use your health information and share it with other professionals who are treating you.

  • Run our organization

    • We can use and share your health information to run our practice, improve your care, and contact you when necessary.

    • Example: We use health information about you to manage your treatment and services.

  • 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.

  • Help with public health and safety issues

    • We can share health information about you for certain situations such as:

      • Preventing disease

      • Helping with product recalls

      • Reporting adverse reactions to medications

      • Reporting suspected abuse, neglect, or domestic violence

      • Preventing or reducing a serious threat to anyone’s health or safety

  • Do research

    • We can use or share your information for health research.

  • Comply with the law

    • 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.

  • Respond to lawsuits and legal actions

    • We can share health information about you in response to a court or administrative order, or in response to a subpoena.

  • 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 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.

How do we typically use your health information?

We will keep your medical information strictly confidential. You may ask us to:

  • Get a copy of your paper or electronic medical record

  • Correct your paper or electronic medical record

  • Request confidential communication

  • Ask us to limit the information we share

  • Get a list of those with whom we’ve shared your information

  • Get a copy of this notice

  • Choose someone to act for you

  • File a complaint if you believe your privacy has been violated

 

We may use and share your information as we:

  • Treat you

  • Run our organization

  • Help with public health and safety issues

  • Do research

  • Comply with the law

  • Respond to lawsuits and legal actions

 

You may also:

  • Get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record

    • You can ask to see or get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record and other health information we have about you. Ask us how to do this.

    • We will provide a copy or a summary of your health information, usually within 30 days of your request. We may charge a reasonable, cost-based fee.

  • Ask us to correct your medical record

    • You can ask us to correct health information about you that you think is incorrect or incomplete. Ask us how to do this.

    • We may say “no” to your request, but we’ll tell you why in writing within 60 days.

  • Request confidential communications

    • You can ask us to contact you in a specific way (for example, home or office phone) or to send mail to a different address.

    • We will say “yes” to all reasonable requests.

  • Ask us to limit what we use or share

    • You can ask us not to use or share certain health information for treatment, payment, or our operations.

  • Get a copy of this notice

    • You can ask for a paper copy of this notice at any time, even if you have agreed to receive the notice electronically. We will provide you with a paper copy promptly.

  • Choose someone to act for you

    • If you have given someone medical power of attorney or if someone is your legal guardian, that person can exercise your rights and make choices about your health information.

    • We will make sure the person has this authority and can act for you before we take any action.

  • File a complaint if you feel your rights are violated

    • You can complain if you feel we have violated your rights by contacting us using the information on page 1.

    • You can file a complaint by emailing our office at info@RMBuckhead.com

    • We will not retaliate against you for filing a complaint.

  • 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.

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 on our web site.

 

Contact us by calling 404-816-8557 or emailing info@RMBuckhead.com with any questions or concerns.