THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO YOUR INDIVIDUALLY IDENTIFIABLE HEALTH INFORMATION ( IIHI).
PLEASE REVIEW THIS INFORMATION CAREFULLY!
The health and billing records we maintain are the physical property of this office. We are required by law to maintain the privacy of your protected health information and to provide you with this “Notice of Privacy Practices”. As Required by the Privacy Regulations created as a result of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPPA)
OUR PLEDGE TO OUR PATIENTS
The privacy of your medical information is important to us. We understand that your medical information is personal and we are committed to protecting it. Protected health information is the information we create and obtain in providing our services to you.
Arthritis and Rheumatology of GA, P.C. Disclaimer
We have provided our website as a resource for medical information regarding our Practice and chronic health illnesses. This information source is not to be viewed, understood, or acknowledged as a substitute for an individual assessment based upon the healthcare provider's examination. We at ARG understand that each patient has a unique treatment plan, and therefore our website is not a substitute for a face to face consult with our physicians an/or staff. Our website was developed as an educational tool and secure messaging for our patients. Arthritis and Rheumatology of GA, P.C., (ARG) prohibits the reproduction and redistribution of any part of our website without obtaining prior explicit written permission. Portions of this website have been designed specifically for ARG by Intuit Health/Medfusion portal design and are registered trademarks of ARG. ARG, its physicians and staff are not liable for the accuracy of information content and/or errors or omissions that may result from the information provided. ARG, its physicians and staff are not liable for any health information provided through a Link in connection to our website. We consider our practice to be current and informed with new changes within the Medical Standards of Practice. However, ARG accepts no liability for any loss or damage occurring or related to the information provided herein and will remain legally immune should any damage occur due to reliance solely on our website while foregoing any necessary treatment. Each individual is advised to seek appropriate and necessary medical consults as their condition warrants. The physicians and staff of ARG appreciate your patient loyalty and the opportunity to serve as your Rheumatology practice.
Your Privacy -- HIPPA, Patient's Rights