HIPAA

At Kenkwo Health Services, Inc., we are committed to protecting the privacy or our patients· personal health information in accordance with The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996. HIPAA is a broad federal law that provides among other things are set of national standards for the protection of certain health information.

The Privacy Rule, which was created under HIPAA provides federal protections for personal health information held by covered entities, the rule was created to assist individuals in understanding and controlling how their health information is used At the same time the rule is balanced to allow the disclosure of personal health information required to provide and promote quality healthcare and to protect the public health and well-being.

 

At Kenkwo we understand the importance of protecting your private information, and ii is our priority lo maintain your trust and confidence.

 

We want you to know that we are guided by our respect for the confidentiality of your personal health information, and we will not give out your information to anyone without gelling consent from you or an authorized person(s) unless we are permit to do so by law.