HIPAA NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES
This Notice of Privacy Practices describes how we may use and disclose your protected health information to carry out treatment, payment or health care operations and for other purposes that are permitted or required by law. It also describes your rights to access and control your protected health information. "Protected health information" is information about you, including demographic information, that may identify you and that relates to your past, present or future physical or mental health or condition and related health care services. We are required to abide by the terms of this Notice of Privacy Practices. We may change the terms of our notice, at any time. The new notice will be effective for all protected health information that we maintain at that time. Upon your request, we will provide you with any revised Notice of Privacy Practices by accessing our website http://www.ghorayeb.com, or asking for one at the time of your next appointment. Please click here to read full document.
POLICIES AND PROCEDURES FOR IDENTITY THEFT PREVENTION AND DETECTION - RED FLAGS RULE COMPLIANCE
It is the policy of Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD, PA to follow all federal and state laws and reporting requirements regarding identity theft. Specifically, this policy outlines how Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD, PA will (1) identify, (2) detect and (3) respond to “red flags.” Upon your request, we will provide you with a copy of the policies and procedures for identity theft prevention and detection, in compliance with the FTC red flags rule or you can download the document by clicking the following link. Please click here to read or download the full document.
PHYSICIAN OWNERSHIP IN HEALTHCARE FACILITIES: NONE
Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD offers and maintains this web site to provide information of a general nature about medical disorders of the ear, nose, and throat. Nothing in this site is intended to constitute medical or legal advice. Dr. Ghorayeb provides links to other sites as a convenience to visitors. The content of web pages linked to this site are the responsibility of the individuals and institutions who publish them. Any information in this site or other linked sites should not be considered a substitute for instructions given by the individual's physician or a consultation with an otolaryngologist (ear, nose, and throat specialist). An individual's particular facts and circumstances will determine the treatment which is most appropriate.
This page was last updated on: August 1, 2012
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