How Medical Information About You May Be Used And Disclosed

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THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY. Our Duty to Safeguard Your Protected Health Information. BioReference Laboratories, Inc. (BRLI) and its subsidiaries including but not limited to CareEvolve (CE) (collectively “BRLI” for the purposes of this NOPP) is required by law to protect the privacy of your health information. BRLI is also required to provide you with a copy of this NOPP which describes BRLI’s health information privacy practices, and to follow the terms of the NOPP as it may be revised from time to time. BRLI provides laboratory services to patients jointly with physicians and other healthcare professionals. The privacy practices described in this NOPP will be followed by:  Any employee or healthcare professional who treats you at any BRLI location;  Any business associates of BRLI (as described below) and their subcontractors. These facilities and individuals will share protected health information (PHI) with each other, as necessary to carry out the treatment, payment, and healthcare operations described in this NOPP. What is protected? We are committed to protecting the privacy of information that we gather about you while providing you laboratory services. Such information would include the fact that you have had specific lab tests, information about the condition that you may have, or information about your health care
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