Privacy Practices for Protected Health Information (PHI)

TCHD has posted a notice that describes how health care information about you may be used and disclosed, and how you can get access to this information. Please review this notice carefully.

Purpose of the Notices: Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) is required by law to maintain privacy of certain confidential health information, known as Protected Health Information (PHI), and to provide you with a notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your PHI. TCHD is also required to abide by the terms of the version of these Notices currently in effect.

All employees, staff, students, volunteers and other personnel whose work is under the direct control of TCHD must abide by this Notice.

Page updated Sep 23 2013

Notice Of Privacy Practices

Effective: September 23, 2013

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Page updated: September 23, 2013  |  Contact Webmaster