Easter Seals South Carolina Your Right to Privacy



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Easter Seals South Carolina

Your Right to Privacy
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, better known as “HIPAA” was passed into law in 1996. The law reflects and addresses the growing concerns that Americans have about their medical privacy. HIPAA also addresses the concerns of workers who change jobs and the maintenance of the health insurance benefits. Every employee of Easter Seals South Carolina (ESSC) has received special training on how to maintain the privacy of the people we serve. The following document outlines the consumers’ rights to privacy.


THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT CONSUMERS MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW CONSUMERS MAY ACCESS THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.

Easter Seals South Carolina is committed to protecting consumers’ medical information. ESSC is required by law to maintain the privacy of consumers’ medical information, provide this notice to consumers, and abide by the terms of this notice. If there are changes to these practices, ESSC will mail a new notice to consumers within sixty (60) days.




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