Lima Cancer and Blood Disease Center, Inc.
Purpose of notice
Lima Cancer and Blood Disease Center, Inc. is committed to protecting the information you share with us and respecting your privacy. Ohio law and HIPAA guidelines prohibit us from sharing nonpublic personal information about you with a third party unless we provide you with this notice of our privacy policies and practices. The type of information we collect, how we use that information and how it is protected is outlined in the privacy statement. Lima Cancer & Blood Disease Center, Inc. reserves the right to change this privacy statement at any time and will notify you of any changes as required by law.
What information we collect
We collect information from you on application and other forms. This information can include name, address, social security number, medical history, and insurance carrier information. This information is collected to accurately identify you, protect and administer your account, plans of treatment and to understand your needs.
Information we can disclose to third parties
We may disclose information to third parties in order for carry out treatment, payment, or health-care operations that you request or authorize. This information shared may be used within the business to carry out these requests. Law enforcement officers, governmental agencies and courts as required by subpoena court order or law have access to this information. We may share the information we collect from you, but only to the extent permitted by law. We do not disclose any nonpublic personal information about you to our patients or former patients, except permitted by law.
Protecting your personal information
Security measures have been taken to protect your personal information. We maintain physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect this information. Only authorized individuals within our practice who need to service your account or records see this information. These individuals are trained to properly handle personal information and must abide by the terms of this confidentiality agreement.