NOTICE OF PRIVACY, TERMS OF USE AND DISCLAIMERS

The following outlines Ruffolo, Hooper & Associates, M.D., P.A.’s privacy policy, terms of use and disclaimer statement.  Please read the following policy, terms and disclaimer carefully.

Notice of Privacy Practices

We take your privacy very seriously.  The privacy of our patients is one of our greatest concerns.  We are required by law to maintain the privacy of your personal and medical information and keep all information confidential.  We will use your health information only as necessary and only disclose it to others, as necessary, to obtain payment for the services we provide to you.  However, we will never use or disclose more information for payment purposes than is absolutely necessary.  All data collected is kept secure, in compliance with the Health Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, and the rules enacted under that Act now and in the future.

All employees, credentialed health care professionals, business associates, and any other individual with whom we have a contractual relationship are obligated to follow this Notice of Privacy Practices.

Terms of Use

By viewing this website, you agree to be bound by all the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use agreement and Privacy Policy. You acknowledge and agree that you use this website at your own risk and that we do not represent, warrant or guarantee that the website will operate without interruption or will be timely, secure or error-free.

Additionally, neither officers, employees, agents nor our representatives shall not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from your use of this site, including any non-authorization of a user’s payment by any entity involved in the processing of any online transaction.  This includes, but is not limited to, the user’s credit card company, or for any disruption in service of the online bill-pay service, regardless of the cause.  We further assume no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, misdelivery, or failure to store any user communications or personalization of settings.

This agreement is subject to change without notice to you. You agree that any regular updates or modifications will be effective immediately when posted on this site. We have the right to publish a revised agreement without specific notice to you, and you agree to review the posted agreement each time you use this site to become aware of any modifications made. By using this site, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions of the agreement.

If you are concerned your privacy may have been violated or have any privacy questions, please call the Ruffolo, Hooper & Associates, M.D., P.A. privacy officer at 1-866-944-0404.