Privacy and Confidentiality

Privacy

The Notice of Privacy Practices describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.

Confidentiality

All health information is confidential. If a patient 18 years or older wishes to release information to anyone outside of the Student Health Center, including parents or an insurance carrier, an Authorization for Disclosure of Information must be signed. Parents or guardians are notified only in cases of emergency.

Parents and legal guardians of children under age 18 may access their student's information unless it is specifically protected by law.