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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.
DATE OF NOTICE: 10/12/2011
SECTION A: Uses and Disclosures of PHI
We protect the privacy of your individual health information (information we refer to in this notice as “Protected Health Information” or as “PHI”). This Notice describes our policies and procedures regarding your PHI. This Notice may be updated from time to time.
We may make certain types of uses and disclosures for treatment, payment, and healthcare operations purposes. We may obtain information to dispense prescriptions and for the documentation of pertinent information in your records that may assist us in managing your medication therapy or your overall health. For treatment purposes, such use and disclosure will take place in providing, coordinating, or managing healthcare and its related services by one or more of your providers, such as when your pharmacist consults with your physician or a specialist regarding your medications, treatment or condition.
We store some of your PHI in electronic computer files. We backup our electronic records daily, store the backup off site, but maintain all electronic records at a secure location on the premises. In addition we employ other precautions to safeguard the integrity of your PHI. In spite of these precautions it is possible but very unlikely that a computer crash or other technological failure could cause the loss of data. Reasonable safeguards are employed to protect your PHI stored on electronic media.
In addition, we may contact you to provide refill reminders, health screenings, patient education or information about treatment alternatives or other health-related benefits and services that may be of interest to you.
We may use and disclose your PHI, without your authorization when the pharmacy needs to contact a physician or physician’s staff and is permitted or required to do so without individual written authorization We may use and disclose PHI if we are contacted by another pharmacy based on representation by that pharmacy’s personnel states they have your request and consent to transfer pharmacy records.
From time to time we may employ the services of business associates who may assist us in one or more tasks and who may use, change, or create PHI.
We may disclose PHI about you without your authorization to comply with workers compensation laws, as required by law enforcement, legal proceedings, public health requirements, health oversight activities and as required by law.
Other uses and disclosures will be made only with your written authorization, and you may revoke your authorization by notifying us as described in Section B.
You may ask us to restrict uses and disclosures of your PHI to carry out treatment, payment, or healthcare operations, or to restrict uses and disclosures to family members, relatives, friends, or other persons identified by you who are involved in your care or payment for your care. However, we are not required to agree to your request.
You may request the following with respect to your PHI: (i) inspection and copying; (ii) amendment or correction; (iii) an accounting of disclosures of PHI by us (which does not include disclosures for treatment, payment, operations, disclosures to you, disclosures to your care givers, or as otherwise excluded by law); and (iv) a paper copy of this notice upon request. We may require you to pay to cover our costs of copying, labor and postage.
In addition, you may request, and we must accommodate the request, if reasonable, to receive communications of PHI by alternative means or at alternative locations. To make this request please contact, in writing:
Attn: Dana A. Burnett
669 West 900 North
North Salt Lake, UT 84054
We may use your name to reference your prescriptions and pharmaceutical care services. You may be required to sign a signature log form to acknowledge receipt of service, to acknowledge receipt of this Notice and the disclosure of PHI as outlined herein. This information may be disclosed by us to other persons who ask for you or your prescriptions by name. You may restrict or prohibit these uses and disclosures by notifying a pharmacy representative orally or in writing of your restriction or prohibition. We are not required to honor those requests. We are able to provide treatment services to you even if you object to sign the acknowledgment of the receipt of this Notice or if we decide not to honor a request regarding the information in this document. In the event of an emergency or your incapacity, we will do in our reasonable judgment what is consistent with your known preference, and what we determine to be in your best interest. We will inform you of any such uses or disclosures if uses and disclosures would require your signed authorization under such circumstances and give you an opportunity to object as soon as practicable.
We may disclose to one of your family members, to a relative, to a close personal friend, or to any other person identified by you, PHI that is directly relevant to the person’s involvement with your care or payment related to your care. In addition we may use or disclose the PHI to notify, identify, or locate a member of your family, your personal representative, another person responsible for care, or certain disaster relief agencies of your location, general condition, or death. If you are incapacitated, there is an emergency, or you object to this use or disclosure, we will do in our judgment what is in your best interest regarding such disclosure and will disclose only the information that is directly relevant to the person’s involvement with your healthcare. We will use our judgment and experience regarding your best interest in allowing people to pick-up filled prescriptions, or other similar forms of PHI.
We reserve the right to change the terms of this Notice and to make new Notice provisions effective for all PHI we maintain. You may receive a copy of this Notice by contacting us as outlined in Section B or upon the receipt of pharmacy care services.
Section B: Contacting Us
You may contact us for further information at:
Attn: Dana A. Burnett
669 West 900 North
North Salt Lake, UT 84054
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From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.
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