St. Joseph Healthcare, St. Joseph Healthcare Physician Practices and its affiliates comply with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.
St. Joseph Healthcare is committed to providing quality health care and to protecting the information contained in your medical record. This notice describes how your health information may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.
If you have any questions or require additional information, please contact St. Joseph Corporate Compliance Office at (207) 907-1884.
While patient medical records are the property of St. Joseph Healthcare, under federal privacy law you have numerous rights with respect to the information maintained in those records. You also have the right to access your medical record and to request copies. After you review, you can always request that information be revised or corrected. All of these rights are subject to some exceptions that are described fully in the Notice of Nondiscrimination.
For a full description of the uses and disclosures we are permitted to make, consult the Notice of Privacy Practices. We are required to provide you with our Notice of Privacy Practices and to abide by its terms. We may amend the Notice from time to time. All amendments apply retroactively.
Click here to view our Notice of Privacy Practices.
St. Joseph Healthcare is permitted to use and disclose your health information under a variety of circumstances. In most cases, we must obtain your authorization before we use or disclose protected health information. There are some circumstances that do not require this type of proactive authorization. Common reasons we will disclose protected health information include: