We understand that medical information about you and your health is personal. We are committed to protecting medical information about you. We create a record of the care and services you receive at our facility. We need this record to provide you with quality care and to comply with certain legal requirements. This notice applies to all of the records of your care generated at Northwest Behavioral Healthcare Services
(NBHS), whether made by our employees or other practitioners involved in your care.
This notice will tell you about the ways in which we may use and disclose medical information about your child. We also describe your rights and certain obligations we have regarding the use and disclosure of medical information.
We are required by law to make sure that medical information that identifies you is kept private; give you this notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to medical information about you; and follow the terms of the notice that is currently in effect.