Notice of Privacy Practices for Michigan Phycisians Group, our clinics and other facilities.
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.
We are required by federal law to maintain the privacy of your medical information and to give you our Notice of Privacy Practices (this “Notice”) that describes our privacy practices, our legal duties and your rights concerning your medical information. This Notice applies to and will be followed by all employees, staff, volunteers and other personnel of our facility and clinics.
How We May Use And Disclose Your Medical Information
Except where such use or disclosure is otherwise prohibited by state or federal law, Michigan Phycisians Group is permitted or required to use or disclose your medical information without your authorization (permission) in the following situations. Some, but not all, specific examples of the different types of disclosures have been listed.
Payment : To collect payment from you, an insurance company or a third party for the treatment and services you receive
Appointments and HealthCare Services: To provide you with appointment reminders or to notify you of possible treatment alternatives or health-related benefits or services.
Friends and Family: To a friend or family member involved in your medical care or payment for your care.
HealthCare Providers: To another healthcare provider involved in your treatment in order for that provider to treat you, bill for its services and conduct certain of its healthcare operations.
Treatment: To provide you with medical treatment or services .