Coastal Cardiology, A Medical Corporation

1941 Johnson Avenue, Suite 101
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Administrator & All Supervisors (805) 782-8844 Privacy Officers

Effective Date: April 1, 2003

THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.

We understand the importance of privacy and are committed to maintaining the confidentiality of your medical information. We make a record of the medical care we provide and may receive such records from others. We use these records to provide or enable other health care providers to provide quality medical care, to obtain payment for services provided to you as allowed by your health plan and to enable us to meet our professional and legal obligations to operate this medical practice properly. We are required by law to maintain the privacy of protected health information and to provide individuals with notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to protected health information. This notice describes how we may use and disclose your medical information. It also describes your rights and our legal obligations with respect to your medical information. If you have any questions about this Notice, please contact our Privacy Officer listed above.

Table of Contents:

  1. How this Medical Practice May Use or Disclose Your Health Information
  2. When This Medical Practice May Not Use or Disclose Your Health Information
  3. Your Health Information Rights
  4. Changes to this Notice of Privacy Practices
  5. Complaints