Prestige Medical Consultants

Prestige Medical Consultant
HIPAA Compliance & Privacy Policy

What is HIPAA?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), (Public Law 104 – 191) consists of two major sections: Health Insurance Reform and Administrative Simplification. The Administrative Simplification section calls for the Department of Health and Human Services to develop standards for the format and content of health care transactions and includes provisions regarding:
Any organization that handles or stores electronic health care data must comply with HIPAA regulations by October 16, 2002, with the exception of small health plans, who have until October 16, 2003. HIPAA calls for the following penalties for failure to comply:

PMC is committed to providing the tools and guidance necessary to comply with HIPAA, and supports all transaction formats and security standards mandated by HIPAA.

PMC Privacy Policy

MBA will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us in the contact form. No personally identifiable information is exchanged with any outside parties. Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.