Effective date: 12/16/2016
This notice describes how medical information may be used and disclosed, and how you can access this information. Please review this carefully.
In providing care to you, the staff at Iora Health (“Iora” or “we”) will record your medical information in our electronic medical record. Information that identifies you or your health information is called Protected Health Information, or PHI. We are required by law to maintain the confidentiality of your PHI. We are also required to provide you with this Notice of Privacy Practices. This Notice gives you information about Iora’s legal duties, responsibilities, and privacy practices involving your PHI. When Iora uses or discloses PHI, we must and will abide by the terms of this Notice (or the Notice in effect at the time of any use or disclosure of your PHI).
Some reasons Iora may use your PHI are listed below (though not every reason for a use or disclosure is identified.) Some uses and disclosures will require your consent, while other reasons may not.