Privacy Statement

HIPAA Privacy Statement

SilverMed Pharmacy Services is committed to protecting the privacy and security of your protected health information (PHI). As a pharmacy, we are bound by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule, which governs the use and disclosure of PHI.

Information We Collect

We collect and maintain certain health information about you in order to provide pharmacy services. This information may include:

Personal information such as your name, address, phone number, and date of birth.
Prescription information including medication history, drug allergies, and current medications.
Health insurance information.
How We Use Your Information

We use your information to:

Fill and refill your prescriptions.
Provide medication therapy management services.
Process insurance claims.
Communicate with your healthcare providers as necessary to ensure continuity of care.
Comply with legal requirements.
Information Disclosure

We may disclose your PHI:

To healthcare providers involved in your care.
To your health insurance plan for payment purposes.
When required by law or in response to a valid court order.
When necessary to protect public health or safety.
Security Measures

We have implemented appropriate safeguards to protect your PHI from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. These safeguards include:

Secure electronic systems with restricted access.
Policies and procedures to ensure employees understand their responsibilities regarding PHI.
Regular training for employees on HIPAA compliance.
Your Rights

You have the right to:

Access your PHI.
Request amendments to your PHI if you believe it is inaccurate or incomplete.
Receive an accounting of disclosures of your PHI.
Request restrictions on certain uses and disclosures of your PHI.
Request confidential communications.
Changes to this Notice

We reserve the right to change this HIPAA Privacy Statement at any time. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting on our website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy practices, or if you would like to exercise your rights regarding your PHI, please contact us at info@silvermedrx.com.