We collect information
from you when you register on our site, respond to a survey, fill out a form or email us.
When registering on our
site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or other personal
information such as your work history or type of insurance you have. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be
used in one of the following ways:
helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
- To personalize your experience
strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
(your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests
and support needs)
improve customer service
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company
for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or
- To administer a contest,
promotion, survey or other site feature
The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information
and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service
How do we protect
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal
information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.
After a transaction, your private
information will be kept on file for more than 60 days in order to review resumes and contact you regarding open positions.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not
include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as
those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is
appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However,
non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third
party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore
have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect
the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
California Online Privacy Protection
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance
with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties
without your consent.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information
from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years
old or older.
HIPAA NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES: Effective: April 14, 2003
As a patient of Oasis Home Health, Inc, you are entitled to have notice about our privacy practices
and how we may use and disclose your protected health information in different circumstances. This notice
will tell you how we may use and disclose protected health information about you. Protected health information
means any health information about you that identifies you or for which there is a reasonable basis to believe the information
can be used to identify you. In this notice, we call all of that protected health information, “medical
information.” This Notice also will tell you about your rights and our duties with respect to medical information about
you. In addition, it will tell you how to complain to us if you believe we have violated your privacy rights.
Introduction. When you become a patient of Oasis Home Health, Inc. you provide us with information about your
health. Each time we visit you, another record of our visit and what was done is made. Your
record—medical record—is the information that we use to plan your care, provide treatment and receive payment
for our services. Your medical record contains personal health information that is protected by federal
law. The medical record, in part, contains your medical diagnosis, medications you are taking, treatments
you are receiving, physician information, your address, phone number and social security number.
Our Responsibilities. Oasis Home Health, Inc. is required by law to maintain the privacy of your protected health information and to provide
you with a notice about our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your personal health information.
Any time we use or disclose your personal health information, we are required to follow the terms of this Notice.
We reserve the right to change our privacy practices
and to alter this Notice according to those changes. In the event that our Notice changes, we will provide
you with the revised notice upon your request.
How We May Use and Disclose Medical Information About You. We use and disclose medical information about you for a number of different
purposes. Each of those purposes is described below.
Uses and Disclosures: We will
use and disclose your personal health information in the following ways:
(1) For Treatment. We may use
medical information about you to provide, coordinate or manage your health care and related services by both us and other
health care providers. We may disclose medical information about you to doctors, nurses, hospitals and
other health facilities who become involve in your care. We may consult with other health care providers
concerning you and as part of the consultation share your medical information with them. Similarly,
we may refer you to another health care provider and as part of the referral share medical information about you with that
provider. For example, we may conclude you need to receive services from a physician with a particular
specialty. When we refer you to that physician, we also will contact that physician’s office and
provide medical information about you to them so they have information they need to provide services for you.
(2) For Payment. We may use and disclose medical information about you so we can be
paid for the services we provide to you. This can include billing you, your insurance company, or
a third party payor. For example, we may need to give your insurance company information about the
health care services we provide to you so your insurance company will pay us for those services or reimburse you for amounts
you have paid. We also may need to provide your insurance company or a government program, such as Medicare
or Medicaid, with information about your medical condition and the health care you need to receive to obtain determine
if you are covered by that insurance or program.
(3) For Health Care Operations. We may use and disclose medical information about you for our own health care operations. These
are necessary for us to operate Oasis Home Health, Inc and to maintain quality health care for our patients. For
example, we may use medical information about you to review the services we provide and the performance of our employees in
caring for you. We may disclose medical information about you to train our staff and students working in
Oasis Home Health, Inc. We also may use the information to study ways to more efficiently manage our organization.
Uses and Disclosures With Authorization For uses and disclosures of your personal health information not involving treatment,
payment and health care operations, we will receive your written authorization prior to using or disclosing any personal health
information (unless we are required or permitted by law to use or disclose your information as set forth below).
You have the right to revoke any authorization previously granted. If you have any questions about
written authorizations, please contact our Privacy Officer.
Uses and Disclosures
Without Consent or Authorization as Required or Permitted by Law
Emergencies. We may use or disclose
your personal health information for treatment, payment and health care operations without consent or authorization for emergency
when we are required by law to treat you but cannot obtain your consent, and when we are unable to obtain your consent
due to communication barriers.
We Contact You. We may use and disclose medical information
about you to contact you to remind you of an appointment you have with us. We may contact you by either
telephone or by mail at either your
home or your office. At either location, we may leave messages for you on the answering machine or voice
mail. If you want to request that we communicate to you in a certain way or at a certain location, see
“Right to Receive Confidential Communications” in this Notice.
Treatment Alternatives. We may
use and disclose medical information about you to contact you about treatment alternatives that may be of interest to you.
Health Related Benefits and Services. We may use and disclose medical information about you to contact you about health-related
benefits and services that may be of interest to you.
Individuals Involved in Your Care.
We may disclose to a family member, other relative, a close personal friend, or any other person identified by you,
medical information about
you that is directly relevant to that person’s involvement with your care or payment related
to your care. We also may use or disclose medical information about you to notify, or assist in notifying,
those persons of your location, general condition, or death. If there is a family member, other relative,
or close personal friend that you do not want use to disclose medical information about you to, please notify our Privacy
Officer or tell our staff member who is providing care to you.
Disaster Relief. We may use or
disclose medical information about you to a public or private entity authorized by law or by its charter to assist in disaster
relief efforts. This will be
done to coordinate with those entities in notifying a family member, other relative,
close personal friend, or other person identified by you of your location, general condition or
Required by Law. We may use or disclose medical information
about you when we are required to do so by law.
Public Health Activities. We may disclose medical
information about you for public health activities and purposes. This includes reporting medical information
to a public health
authority that is authorized by law to collect or receive the information for purposes of preventing or
controlling disease. Or, one that is authorized to receive reports of child abuse
Victims of Abuse, Neglect or Domestic Violence. We may disclose medical information about you to a government authority authorized by law to receive reports of abuse,
or domestic violence, if we believe
you are a victim of abuse, neglect, or domestic violence. This will occur to the extent the disclosure
is: (a) required by law; (b) agreed to by
you; or, (c) authorized by law and we believe the disclosure is necessary to prevent
serious harm to you or to other potential victims, or, if you are incapacitated and certain other conditions are met, a law
enforcement or other public official represents that immediate enforcement activity depends on the disclosure.
Health Oversight Activities. We may disclose medical information about you to a health oversight agency for
activities authorized by law, including audits, investigations,
inspections, licensure or disciplinary actions.
These and similar types of activities are necessary for appropriate oversight of the health care system, government
benefit programs, and entities subject to various government regulations.
Judicial and Administrative Proceedings. We may disclose medical information about you in the course of any judicial or administrative proceeding in response
to an order of the
court or administrative tribunal. We also may disclose medical information about you
in response to a subpoena, discovery request, or other legal process but only if efforts have been made to tell you about
the request or to obtain an order protecting the information to be disclosed.
Disclosures for Law Enforcement Purposes. We may disclose medical information about you to a law enforcement official for law enforcement
As required by law. In response to a court, grand jury or administrative order, warrant or subpoena.
o To identify or locate a suspect, fugitive, material witness or missing person.
o About an actual or suspected victim of a crime and that person agrees to the disclosure.
If we are unable to obtain that person’s agreement, in limited circumstances, the information may still
To alert law enforcement officials to a death
if we suspect the death may have resulted from criminal conduct.
o About crimes that occur at our facility.
To report a crime in emergency circumstances.
Coroners and Medical Examiners. We may disclose medical information about you to a coroner or medical examiner
for purposes such as identifying a deceased person and
determining cause of death.
Funeral Directors. We may disclose medical information about you to funeral directors as necessary for them to carry out their duties.
Organ, Eye or Tissue Donation. To facilitate organ, eye or tissue donation and transplantation, we may disclose
medical information about you to organ procurement organizations
or other entities engaged in the procurement, banking or
transplantation of organs, eyes or tissue.
Research. Under certain circumstances, we may use
or disclose medical information about you for research. Before we disclose medical information for research,
the research will
have been approved through an approval process that evaluates the needs of the research project with your
needs for privacy of your medical information.
To Avert Serious Threat to Health or Safety. We may use or disclose protected health information about you if we believe the use or disclosure is necessary to prevent
or lessen a
serious or imminent threat to the health or safety of a person or the public. We also may release information about
you if we believe the disclosure is necessary for law
enforcement authorities to identify or apprehend an individual who admitted participation in a violent crime or who
is an escapee from a correctional institution or from lawful custody.
Military. If you are a member
of the Armed Forces, we may use and disclose medical information about you for activities deemed necessary by the appropriate
authorities to assure the proper execution of the military mission. We may also release information
about foreign military personnel to the appropriate foreign military authority for the same purposes.
National Security and Intelligence. We may disclose medical information about you to authorized federal officials for the conduct of intelligence,
counter-intelligence, and other
national security activities authorized by law.
Inmates; Persons in Custody. We
may disclose medical information about you to a correctional institution or law enforcement official having custody of you.
The disclosure will be
made if the disclosure is necessary: (a) to provide health care to you; (b) for the health and safety
of others; or, (c) the safety, security and good order of the correctional
Compensation. We may disclose medical information about
you to the extent necessary to comply with workers’ compensation and similar laws that provide benefits for
injuries or illness without regard to fault.
Other Uses and Disclosures. Other uses and disclosures
will be made only with your written authorization. You may revoke such an authorization at any time by
Privacy Officer in writing of your desire to revoke it. However, if you revoke such an authorization,
it will not have any affect on actions taken by us in reliance on it.
Availability of Notice of Privacy Practices. A copy of our current Notice of Privacy Practices will
be in our office. In addition, each time you are admitted to services at Oasis Home Health, Inc. a copy
of the current notice will be made available to you. At any time, you may obtain a copy of the current
Notice of Privacy Practices by contacting: Privacy Officer c/o Oasis Home Health, Inc, 720 E Charleston, Ste 110,
Las Vegas, NV 89104.
Your Rights With Respect to Medical Information About You. You have the following rights with respect to medical information
that we maintain about you.
to Request Restrictions. You have the right to request that
we restrict the uses or disclosures of medical information about you to carry out treatment, payment, or health care
operations. You also have the right to request that we restrict the uses or disclosures we make to: (a)
a family member, other relative, a close personal friend or any other person identified by you; or, (b) for to public or private
entities for disaster relief efforts. For example, you could ask that we not disclose medical information
about you to your brother or sister. To request a restriction, you may do so at the time you complete your consent form or
at any time after that time. If you request a restriction after that time, you should do so in writing
to our Privacy Officer and tell us: (a) what information you want to limit; (b) whether you want to limit use or disclosure
or both; and, (c) to whom you want the limits to apply (for example, disclosures to your spouse). We are not required
to agree to any requested restriction. However, if we do agree, we will follow that restriction unless
the information is needed to provide emergency treatment. Even if we agree to a restriction, either you
or we can later terminate the restriction.
Right to Receive Confidential Communications. You
have the right to request that we communicate medical information about you to you in a certain way or at a certain location.
example, you can ask that we only contact you by mail or at work. We will not require you to tell us why
you are asking for the confidential communication. If you want
to request confidential communication, you must do so in writing to our Privacy Officer. Your request
must state how or where you can be contacted. We will accommodate your
request. However, we may, when appropriate,
require information from you concerning how payment will be handled.
Right to Inspect and Copy. With
a few very limited exceptions, such as psychotherapy notes, you have the right to inspect and obtain a copy of medical information
about you. To
inspect or copy medical information about you, you must submit your request in writing to our office. Your request
should state specifically what medical information you want to inspect or copy. If you request a copy of
the information, we may charge a fee for the costs of copying and, if you ask that it be mailed to you, the cost of mailing.
We will act on your request within thirty (30) calendar days after we receive your request. If we grant
your request, in whole or in part, we will inform you of our acceptance of your request and provide access and copying. We
may deny your request to inspect and copy medical information if the medical information involved is:
Information compiled in anticipation of, or
use in, a civil, criminal or administrative action or proceeding;
If we deny your request, we will inform you of the basis for the denial, how you may have our denial
reviewed, and how you may complain. If you request a review of our denial, it will conducted by a licensed
health care professional designed by us who was not directly involved in the denial. We will comply with
the outcome of that review.
to an Accounting of Disclosures. You have the right to receive
an accounting of disclosures of medical information about you. The accounting may be for up to six (6)
prior to the date on which you request the accounting but not before April 14, 2003. Certain types of disclosures are
not included in such an accounting:
1. Disclosures to carry out treatment, payment and health care operations;
Disclosures of your medical information made to you;
3. Disclosures for national security or intelligence
Disclosures to correctional institutions or
law enforcement officials;
Disclosures made prior to April 14, 2003.
Under certain circumstances your right to an accounting
of disclosures may be suspended for disclosures to a health oversight agency or law enforcement official. To request an accounting
of disclosures, you must submit your request in writing to our Privacy Officer. Your request must state a time period for
the disclosures. It may not be longer than six (6) years from the date we receive your request and my not
include dates before April 14, 2003.Usually, we will act on your request within sixty (60) calendar days after we receive
your request. Within that time, we will either provide the accounting of disclosures to you or give you
a written statement of when we will provide the accounting and why the delay is necessary. There is no charge for the first
accounting we provide to you in any twelve (12) month period. For additional accountings, we may charge
you for the cost of providing the list. If there will be a charge, we will notify you of the cost involved
and give you an opportunity to withdraw or modify your request to avoid or reduce the fee.
Right to Copy of this Notice. You have the right to obtain a paper copy of our Notice of Privacy Practices. You may request a copy of our Notice
of Privacy Practices at any time.
to File Complaints. You may complain to us and to the United
States Secretary of Health and Human Services if you believe your privacy rights have been violated by us. To
file a complaint
with us, contact our Privacy Officer. All complaints should be submitted in writing. To file a complaint with the United States
Secretary of Health and Human
your complaint to him or her in care of:
Office for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, D.C. 20201.
You will not be retaliated against for filing a complaint.
and Information. If you have any
questions or want more information concerning this Notice of Privacy Practices, please contact: Privacy Officer c/o Oasis
Home Health, Inc, 720 E Charleston, Ste 110, Las Vegas, NV 89104.
collected through our website and not to information collected offline.
720 E Charleston Blvd,
Las Vegas, NV 89104