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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (FIIPAAIPLIO4-191) became effective on April 14, 2001. Included the federal law is a "Health Medical Information Privacy" section. This law applies to any "ENTITY" that uses Computers to transmit health claims information. "ENTITY" is defined as a "Health Plan" (HMO's, insurers, group health plans, employee benefit plans), Health Care Clearinghouse (an entity that processes health information going from a health care provider to a payer and certain Health Care Providers (those who use Computers to transmit health claims information). Covered health care providers must generally obtain the patient's consent prior to using or disclosing protected health information to carry out treatment, payment or health care operations. However, providers may condition treatment on patient's providing consent form. Covered entities must also make reasonable efforts to limit protected health information to the minimum necessary to accomplish the intended purpose of use, disclosure or request for health information from another. This standard does not apply to treatment.
Access to any and all personal health information by all employees of David A. Edwards, MD, HMI) Ltd. is restricted to employees that are certified to practice Homeopathic medicine or are in training to certify. We DO NOT and WILL NOT disclose any non-public health information to any entity, except as permitted or required by law without your signed consent.
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Medical Board or the Nevada State Medical Board, but is the professional opinion of Dr. Edwards and the certified staff of Bio Health Center under their
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The practice of Homeopathic Integrative medicine is licensed in Nevada and approved by the Nevada State legislature.
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