Notice of Privacy Practices

Jefferson Public Hospital District #2

Notice of Privacy Practices Summary

The HIPAA Privacy Rule gives individuals a fundamental new right to be informed of the privacy practices of their health plans and of most of their health care providers, as well as to be informed of their privacy rights with respect to their personal health information.

Jefferson Healthcare has developed the attached notice (click here for the PDF) that provides a clear explanation of these rights and practices. Our notice is intended to focus individuals on privacy issues and concerns, and to prompt them to have discussions with their health plans and health care providers and exercise their rights