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For health care operations: Use and disclosure of PHI will take place in a number of ways including quality assessment and improvement, provider review and training, underwriting activities, reviews and compliance activities, planning, development management and administration. For example, we may disclose your PHI when we must communicate with a physician or a physician’s staff or to another pharmacy which states that they have your request and consent to transfer pharmacy records to them. Your PHI may be used to insure to ensure proper pharmacy operations, including communicating refill reminders and other materials related to your health care or to assist in the evaluation of the quality of care you were provided. Your PHI may be communicated to staff responsible for processing and delivering materials related to your health care.
For other purposes required by law: We will use or disclose PHI about you as required or limited by local, state or federal law. We may disclose PHI about you in the course of any judicial or administrative proceedings, provided that proper documentation is presented to Good Day Pharmacy. For public health risks, we may use or disclose PHI about you to a public health authority or private entity to assist in disaster relief efforts. We may use or disclose PHI about you to a government authority if it is reasonably believed you are a victim of abuse, neglect or domestic violence. We may disclose PHI about you to law enforcement officials for authorized purposes.
We may use or disclose PHI about you, in good faith and consistent with any applicable law and standards of ethical conduct, to avert a serious threat to health or safety. We may use or disclose PHI about you for specialized government functions including, but not limited to; military and veteran’s activities, workers compensation laws, national security and intelligence, protective services, department of state functions, and correctional institutions and law enforcement custodial situations. Good Day Pharmacy may use or disclose PHI for disaster relief purposes.
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