Notice of Privacy Practices
This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.
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Prácticas de Privacidad (Española)
Consumer Website Privacy Statement
Albany Medical Center has created this privacy statement to demonstrate our commitment to maintain the privacy of visitors to our web site.
Learn about your rights and responsibilities for using Albany Medical Center online services.
Conflict of Interest
Learn about what actions and services may constitute a conflict of interest with Albany Medical Center.
Albany Medical Center does not exclude from participation, deny services to or otherwise discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, religion, disability or ability to pay.
Albany Medical Center is designated under state and federal law as a place of public accommodation requiring Albany Med to make reasonable accommodations as are necessary to permit people with disabilities access to the Center’s facilities. This policy is intended to serve as a guide for accommodating individuals with disabilities who access Albany Med facilities while accompanied by animals.
JCAHO Public Notice
Information about Albany Medical Center’s compliance with the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and their nationally established Joint Commission standards.
Policy on Fraud, Waste and Abuse in Federal Health Care Programs
Albany Medical Center’s policy, written in accordance with Federal Section 6032 of the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, effective January 1, 2007, requiring entities such as Albany Medical Center (“AMC”) that receive Medicaid funds in excess of $5 million annually to establish written policies providing detailed information about fraud, waste and abuse in Federal health care programs.
HIXNY – Healthcare Information Exchange New York
Albany Medical Center is an active member in HIXNY (Healthcare Information Exchange New York). Using Hixny, Albany Medical Center health care providers are able to send and receive consented patient data with other regional medical professionals, enhancing quality of care and reducing medical expenses.
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