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Health records are created
anytime you visit a health professional such as a doctor, nurse, dentist,
chiropractor, or psychiatrist. The following may
be found in your health record:
Your medical history and your family’s medical history
Labs and x-rays
Alcohol use and sexual activity
Details about your lifestyle (smoking, exercise, recreational drug use, high-risk sports, stress levels)
Results of operations and procedures; Genetic testing
Driver’s License Information
Social Security Number
Financial information such as credit cards and payment info
Any information you provide on applications for disability, life or accidental insurance with private insurers or government programs
Government agencies especially if you receive Medicare, Medicaid, SCHIP, SSI, Workers Comp or any local, state or federal assistance
Banks, Financial Institutions
If you are involved in a court case, your health records can be subpoenaed and available to the public
Transcribers in and outside the U.S.
Many health websites collect information about you
The Amended HIPAA Privacy Rule states that you must receive a Privacy Notice telling you how your personal health information will be used and disclosed. Section 164.520(c) (2) (i) (A).
Privacy Notices are often mistaken for consent forms, but they are simply notices telling you what will happen to your medical records.
Contact Bertie County Rural Health to request a visit below. We will contact you promptly to complete the scheduling of your appointment.