Wellmed Medical Management, Inc and its affiliated entities is obligated to protect the privacy of individual health information in accordance with applicable law and all WellMed Medical Management, Inc. policies and procedures related to privacy and security of individually identifiable health information. All employees, contractors, and temporary personnel must be aware of and adhere to these obligations.
Reasonable efforts to limit use, disclosure and requests of PHI to the minimum necessary to carry out the intended purpose of the use, disclosure or request will be made wherever such standard is applicable.
As a part of this obligation in accessing the ePRG system, you hereby agree to maintain the confidentiality of protected health information that you access in this system. In addition, you agree to abide by privacy and security laws and regulations issued by the United States Department of Health and Human Services under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 ("HIPAA") and the privacy and security breach notification provisions under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act ("HITECH") which is Title XIII of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.