This Notice of Privacy Practices is effective as of and was last updated on July 06, 2021.
1. Your Rights2. Our Responsibilities
This notice describes how medical information about you that is protected under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, as Amended (“HIPAA”) may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.
Scion Lab Services, LLC (“Scion”) is required by law to maintain the privacy of protected health information. We are also required to provide you with a notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to protected health information. This Notice of Privacy Practices (the “Notice”) describes how we may use and disclose protected health information to carry out treatment, payment or health care operations and for other specified purposes that are permitted or required by law. This Notice also describes your rights with respect to your protected health information. “Protected Health Information” (“PHI”) is information about you, including basic demographic information, that may identify you and that relates to your past, present or future physical or mental health or condition and related health care services. Any information that has been de-identified in accordance with standards established under HIPAA is not considered PHI.
Scion is required to follow the terms of this Notice. We will not use or disclose your protected health information without your written permission, except as described in this Notice. We reserve the right to change our practices and this Notice and to make new the Notice effective for all protected health information we maintain. Upon your request, we will provide you with a revised Notice.
You have the right to:
Our Uses and Disclosures
We may use and share your information as we:
More detailed information on each of these three areas follows.
1. Your Rights
When it comes to your health information, you have certain rights. This section explains your rights and some of our responsibilities to help you.
Get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record.
Ask us to correct your medical record.
Request confidential communications.
Ask us to limit what we use or share.
Get a list of those with whom we’ve shared information.
Get a copy of this privacy notice.
You can ask for a paper copy of this notice at any time, even if you have agreed to receive the notice electronically. We will provide you with a paper copy promptly.
Choose someone to act for you.
File a complaint if you feel your rights are violated.
2. Our Uses and Disclosures
How do we typically use or share your health information?
We typically use or share your health information in the following ways:
We can use your health information and share it with other professionals who are treating you.
Example: A doctor treating you for an injury asks another doctor about your overall health condition.
Run our organization
We can use and share your health information to run our practice, improve your care and contact you when necessary.
Example: We use health information about you to manage your testing services.
Bill for your services
We can use and share your health information to bill and get payment from health plans or other entities.
Example: We give information about you to your health insurance plan so it will pay for your services.
How else can we use or share your health information?
We are allowed or required to share your information in other ways — usually in ways that contribute to the public good, such as public health and research. We have to meet many conditions in the law before we can share your information for these purposes.
Help with public health and safety issues
We can share health information about you for certain situations, such as:
We can use or share your information for health research.
Comply with the law
We will share information about you if state or federal laws require it, including with the Department of Health and Human Services if it wants to see that we’re complying with federal privacy law or the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration if it wants to see that we’re complying with state privacy law.
Respond to organ and tissue donation requests
We can share health information about you with organ procurement organizations.
Work with a medical examiner or funeral director
We can share health information with a coroner, medical examiner or funeral director when an individual dies.
Address workers’ compensation, law enforcement and other government requests
We can use or share health information about you:
Respond to lawsuits and legal actions
We can share health information about you in response to a court or administrative order, or in response to a subpoena.
We may use and disclose de-identified information, which is health information that does not contain certain identifying information thereby making it unlikely that you could be identified.
Other Uses and Disclosures
We need your written authorization to use or disclose your PHI for any purpose not described in this Notice, such as third party marketing purposes or disclosures that would constitute the sale of PHI. If you have signed a PHI disclosure authorization, you make revoke your authorization at any time by providing us with written notice. Once we receive your written notice to revoke your authorization, we will no longer use or disclose your PHI for the reasons stated in your authorization except to the extent that we have already acted in reliance on the authorization. This will not impact Scion’s ability to sell its equity / shares to a third party that may acquire us by way of purchase, merger, or otherwise.
Changes to the Terms of this Notice
We can change the terms of this notice, and the changes will apply to all information we have about you. The Notice is displayed on our website and a copy is available upon request. Please review the site periodically so that you are aware of any changes or modifications to this Notice.
Questions and Complaints
If you want more information about our privacy practices, have a question or have a concern about your personal information, please contact us as indicated below:
Our Privacy Official: David Hatton
Address: 4111 SW 47th Avenue, Unit 335, Davie, FL. 33314
Email: [email protected]