Did you know that the TeamstersCare Notice of Privacy Practices describes your rights regarding your protected health information?
New Notice of Privacy Practices
This notice describes your privacy rights under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA); how medical information about you may be used and disclosed; and what rights you have with regard to this information. Please review this notice carefully.
Teamsters Union 25 Health Services & Insurance Plan (TeamstersCare) is required by law to maintain the confidentiality and privacy of your protected health information (PHI) and to provide you notice of TeamstersCare’s legal duties and privacy practices with respect to this health information. The Trustees have amended the Plan to protect your PHI as required by federal law. PHI is information which:
- identifies you, and
- relates to your past, present or future physical or mental health or condition, the providing of health care to you, or the payment for that care
For the full text of the HIPPA notice, click here.