Policies

What is PCM's Privacy Policy?

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PCM is committed to safeguarding member confidentiality and protecting personal information. We meet or exceed the privacy standards established by The Health Information Portability Act of America (HIPAA) as well as those required by the Boards of Pharmacy and the US Department of Health. We maintain high security standards to ensure that member's personal information is protected against unauthorized access, disclosure, inappropriate alteration or misuse.

Notice Of Privacy Practices.

Effective Date: January 1, 2012

This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and how you can get access to this information. Please review it carefully.

Your Health Information

Our company uses health information about you for treatment purposes only. Our pharmacist requires this information to safely fill your requested prescriptions, and to determine if there are any contraindications in the medications you are taking.

Who Will Follow This Notice?

This notice describes our company's practices and that of any health care professional affiliated with our company. Your health care information is referenced by our licensed pharmacists prior to filling your prescription.

Our Policy Regarding Medical Information

We understand that medical information is personal. We are committed to protecting the privacy of health information. We create a record of prescriptions and health profiles to provide you with quality care and to comply with legal requirements.

We are required by law to:

Make sure that health information that identifies you is kept private; give you this notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to health information about you; and follow the terms of this notice that is currently in effect.

How We May Use Or Disclose Health Information About You?

We may use protected health information about you to determine if the medication ordered for you is in fact the best possible medication for your circumstances. Our pharmacist or physician may call you or your doctor if they have a question regarding your prescription order.

Under no circumstances will we divulge health information to unauthorized persons.

Prescription Care Management is dedicated to protecting your privacy. Our privacy standards comply with the US Federal HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) Law that regulates the privacy and security of protected health information.

All personal and financial information including your medical profile, prescription records, and your credit card information will be kept strictly confidential and will not be available to any unauthorized persons. All information you provide us is protected by patient confidentiality and privacy laws.