HIPAA Privacy Practices

To Our Patients:

We are required by law to maintain the privacy of your protected health information and to provide you with notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to protected health information.

This notice is effective as of July 2011 and we are required to abide by the terms of the Notice of Privacy Practices currently in effect.  We reserve the right to change the terms of our Notice of Privacy Practices and to make the new notice provisions effective for all protected health information that we maintain.  We will post, and you may request, a written copy of a revised Notice of Privacy Practices from this office.

You may recourse if you feel that your privacy protections have been violated.  You have the right to file a written complaint with our office, or with the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Civil Rights, about violations of this notice or the policies and procedures of our office.  We will not retaliate against you for filing a complaint.

Please contact us at

Surgical Specialty Center of Westchester, LLC
440 Mamaroneck Ave, Suite 410
Harrison, NY 10528

for more information regarding this notice.

For more information about HIPAA or to file a complaint:

Office for Civil Rights
Department of Health & Human Services
Attn: Patient Safety Act
200 Independence Ave, S.W., Rm. 509F
Washington, DC 20201

TDD 1-800-537-7697
FAX: (202)619-3818

Thank you!