Copyright © 2009 Tripple C Health Systems, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Tripple C Health Systems Inc.
2008 W. Wall Street
Midland, TX 79701
Tel: (432) 686-7449
Toll Free: 1-855-TRIPPLE
It is the policy of this Agency to abide by, adopt, maintain and comply with Notice of Privacy
Practices, which shall be consistent with HIPAA and Texas Laws.
Notice of Privacy Practices
It is the policy of Tripple C Health Systems, Inc that a notice of privacy practices be published, that this notice be provided to all subject individuals at the first patient encounter if possible, and that all uses and disclosures of protected health information be done in accordance with HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules. It is the policy of this Agency to post the most current notice of privacy practices on the notice boards within the main office, and to have copies available for distribution at the front desk.
Assigning Privacy and Security Responsibilities
It is the policy of this Agency for specific individuals within the workforce to be assigned the responsibility of implementing and maintaining the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules. Furthermore, it is the policy of this Agency that these individuals will be provided with sufficient resources and authority to fulfill their responsibilities.
Minimum Necessary Use and Disclosure of Protected Health Information
It is the policy of this Agency that for all routine and recurring uses and disclosures of PHI, except for uses or disclosures made for
•Treatment purposes, •Authorized by the patient, •Required by law for HIPAA compliance,
that such uses and disclosures of protected health information (PHI) must be limited to the minimum amount of information needed to accomplish the purpose of the use or disclosure.