First Choice HIPAA
Please review First Choice Medical Supply LLC HIPAA Controls.
HIPAA at First Choice Medical Supply
As a key provider of services and technology to the health care
industry, First Choice Medical Supply is implementing programs to address
the standard transactions, privacy and security implications of the
rules promulgated pursuant to the Health Insurance Portability and
Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). First Choice Medical Supply
understands the values embodied in these rules and is ready to address
the challenge of HIPAA administrative simplification, including
efficiency through standardized electronic transactions as well as
attention to the privacy and security of individually identifiable
HIPAA Leadership at First Choice Medical Supply
First Choice Medical Supply employs a chief privacy
executive, who guides the privacy and
security policies and practices, including those consistent with HIPAA,
across the entire First Choice Medical Supply enterprise. Our goal
is to ensure that systems, policies, and
procedures are put into place to keep First Choice Medical Supply
operations into compliance with HIPAA. We will also work to ensure
that First Choice Medical Supply supports its customers with products
and services that can facilitate customer compliance objectives. First
Choice Medical Supply personnel are working hard to meet customer needs
and intend to continue to be innovators of solutions that advance HIPAA
privacy and security goals.
First Choice Medical Supply Commitment
HIPAA has been called the most sweeping piece of healthcare legislation
since Medicare. Consequently, compliance with the final HIPAA
regulations will require a coordinated effort across the healthcare
industry and among various constituents within healthcare organizations.
First Choice Medical Supply is committed to compliance with HIPAA within
its affected components and in helping our customers successfully meet
their HIPAA commitments.
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First Choice Medical Supply retains the flexibility to update this policy, and may periodically update this policy.
If you have any questions about this policy, request further information by use of our http://www.fcms.com/contact_us page or call us, using 1-800-809-4556. Our mailing address is: First Choice Medical Supply, 127 Interstate Dr, Richland, MS 39218, ATTN: Legal.