About Confidentiality at Health & Wellness
Health & Wellness is committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of all patient/client health information. Our policies and procedures are in compliance with Federal and New Hampshire laws governing the safeguard of patient/client privacy.
All interactions with Health & Wellness are considered strictly confidential. All staff members must sign a confidentiality agreement prior to being employed at Health & Wellness.
NH legislation requires that we provide each patient with a copy of the Patients' Bill of Rights and Responsibilities. You will be asked to read and acknowledge this document at your first appointment to Health & Wellness.
We are required by law to maintain the privacy of protected health information and to provide you with notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to protected health information. Please review our Notice of Privacy Practice for additional information regarding the uses and disclosure of your health information.
Most information shared by health care providers and their patients or clients is privileged, confidential, and protected by the law, however there are some exceptions. We adhere to NH state law in reporting information disclosed by patients/clients.
If you have any questions about confidentiality at Health & Wellness, please email us or call (603) 862-4557
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