Patient Privacy Notice

PARK RIDGE HEALTH
HIPAA NOTICE OF PATIENT PRIVACY PRACTICES
Effective Date September 23, 2013
 

The privacy of your patient information is very important to Park Ridge Health.  Please read our Patient Privacy Notice. Spanish version of our Patient Privacy Notice (Spanish). Please note that within our Patient Privacy Notice we have posted the main state laws that are more stringent than HIPAA. We ask you for consent to release your medical information as required by these state laws in our Admission Agreement.


Park Ridge Health is owned by Adventist Health System (AHS). The law permits AHS to bring together or affiliate its health care providers and health plan(s) into one single affiliated entity for purposes of sharing patient information to treat you, obtain payment from you or perform health care operations, such as quality improvement. We have attached a list of the AHS entities that are part of the AHS affiliated entity referred to in the Patient Privacy Notice, please click on this AHS affiliated entity link to view this list.


If you do not see your health care provider’s name on the affiliated entity list, it may be because each AHS entity does business under a variety of other names for business purposes. However, all of these names are still legally part of that one AHS entity. Click here to view the list of names used by each corporation for their business purposes.