Good Night Medical, has achieved the Award of Accreditation from the Healthcare Quality Association on Accreditation, based in Waterloo, Iowa. This award is achieved only when home medical equipment companies demonstrate a high level of quality practices in their business operations and patient care techniques. Good Night Medical earned the three-year accreditation after completing a comprehensive application that focuses on patient care, financial stability, and a commitment to quality operational practices and procedures. Accreditation by the Healthcare Quality Association on Accreditation assures Medicare and other payers that the highest levels of quality are practiced within all areas of the company. More information on HQAA can be found at www.hqaa.org
Good Night Medical also has earned accreditation from AASM, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. AASM accreditation of Sleep Disorders Centers is a voluntary process for the assessment of sleep programs. By achieving accreditation, Good Night Medical demonstrated a commitment to the provision of quality diagnostic services and long-term management of sleep patients. More information on AASM can be found at www.aasmnet.org.
|Notice of Privacy Practices|
FAX: (844) 326-3117
THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED
AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
Good Night Medical takes your privacy seriously. We want to tell you about our privacy practices to protect your personal health information.
How do we use health information?
Good Night Medical uses your health information to treat you, to obtain payment for services, and to conduct normal business known as healthcare operations. Examples of how we use your information include:
Treatment –We keep a record of each visit. This record may include an initial evaluation, treatment plan, and notes.
Payment – We document the services you receive at each visit so that you, your insurance company or another third party can pay us. We may also tell your health plan about upcoming services that require their prior approval.
Health Care Operations – Health information is used to improve the services we provide, to train staff and students, for business management, for quality improvement, and for customer service.
We comply with all applicable state and federal laws, including any laws that impact our ability to use your health information for treatment, payment and operations.
We may also use information to:
Information we share
There are limited times when we are permitted or required to disclose health information without your signed permission. These situations are listed below:
All other uses and disclosures, not previously described, may only be made with your signed authorization. You may revoke your authorization at any time.
Good Night Medical is required by law to:
We reserve the right to change privacy practices, and make the new practices effective for all the information we maintain. Revised notices will be available to you.
You have the right to:
Requests followed by a star (*) must be in writing.
To Contact Us
If you would like to exercise your rights, or if you feel your privacy rights have been violated, or if you need more information, contact the Chief Compliance Officer, at 877-753-3742. Or, by mail at: Good Night Medical, 8999 Gemini Pkwy, Ste 220 Columbus, OH 43240.
All complaints will be investigated and you will not suffer retaliation for filing a complaint. You may also file a complaint with the Secretary of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C.