THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE READ AND REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
The SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) respects your privacy and understands that your personal health information is very sensitive. We make a record of the care and services you receive at the hospital and clinics. This information is needed to give you quality health care and comply with the law. For example, this information includes your symptoms, test results, diagnosis, treatment, health information from other medical providers, and billing and payment information related to those services. We will not disclose your information to others unless you tell us to do so, or unless the law allows or requires us to do so. SEARHC has more restrictive policies, as required by federal and state laws, related to the disclosure of the following protected health information:
- Drug and Alcohol Treatment Information
- Care of a minor for: (1) family planning, (2) pregnancy, (3) sexually transmitted diseases, and (4) alcoholism or drug abuse