Hillcrest Care Center & Assisted Living is required to:
-Maintain the privacy of your health information.
-Provide you with a notice as to our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to information we collect and maintain about you.
-Notify you if we are unable to agree to a requested restriction.
-Accommodate reasonable requests you may have to communicate
health information by alternative means or at alternative locations.
Understanding what is in your record and how your health information is used helps you to ensure its accuracy, better understand how and why others may access your health information, and make more informed decisions when authorizing disclosure to others.
We will not use or disclose health information without authorization.
For More Information or to Report a Problem, you may contact Hillcrest Care Center’s Privacy Officer or Administrator at 402-256-3961.
If you believe that your privacy rights have been violated, you may file a complaint with us. These complaints must be filed in writing on a form obtained from our Privacy Officer or Administrator, and when completed should be returned to the Administrator. You may also file a complaint with the Federal Department of Health and Human Services. Under penalty of law, there will be no retaliation for filing a complaint.