Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)
provides comprehensive guidance for patients including their privacy
rights concerning the use or disclosure of their medical information.
of these rights is described within the Great Plains Women’s Health
Center's Notice of Privacy Practices, including a description of any
limitations to a specific right. In addition, some of the rights require
action on the part of the patient before Great Plains Women’s Health
Center can respond.