I. Acknowledgment of Practice's Notice of Privacy Practices:
By subscribing my name below, I acknowledge that I was provided a copy of the Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) and that I have read (or had the opportunity to read if I so chose) and understand the Notice of Privacy Practices (NPP) and agree to its terms.
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II. Designation of Certain Relatives, Close Friends, and other Caregivers as my Personal Representative:
I agree that the practice may disclose certain pieces of my health information to a Personal Representative of my choosing, since such person is involved with my healthcare or payment relating to my healthcare. In that case the Physician Practice will disclose only information that is directly relevant to the person's involvement with my healthcare or payment relating to my healthcare.
III. Request to Receive Confidential Communications by Alternative Means:
As provided by Privacy Rule Section 164.522(b), I hereby request that the Practice make all communications to me by the alternative means that I have listed below.
IV: The following person(s) are NOT AUTHORIZED to receive my Patient Health Information (PHI):
V. The HIPAA Privacy rule requires healthcare providers to take reasonable steps to limit the use or disclosure of, and requests for PHI.
I understand that this accounting will not reflect disclosures that are made in the course of the Practice's ordinary health care activities related to providing patient treatment, obtaining payment for its services, or its internal operations. Also, the Practice does not have to account for disclosures for which I have executed an Authorization permitting disclosures of my PHI.