Privacy Policy2018-10-08T14:55:43+00:00

PRIVACY POLICY

Patient Privacy Policy
This Patient Privacy Policy Document Update [herein “PPPD”] refers to only data collected through the New Beginnings Medical, LLC TeleMedicine website [herein “NBM”] and is in addition to the Patient Privacy Policy contained herein. Nothing contained in this PPPD to the contrary is intended to usurp or interfere with a Patient’s Primary Care Physician’s [PCP] medical practice in the care of the Patient. Also, Patient specifically understands that NBM does not operate as on On-Line Pharmacy. This includes, but is not limited to, a Patient’s Annual Physical Exam [PAPE] or interim medical exams. NBM from time to time updates this PPPD to comply with the then current Federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act [here in HIPAA Policy “]. The purpose of this PPPD is to update how a Patient’s medical and personal information is stored, protected and utilized. A Patient should be aware that this PPPD does not contain or pertain to all categories of a person’s medical history. Additional medical information could be subject to additional protections under a particular state or federal law.
A Patient’s Personal Data: NBM utilizes Patient information to properly treat Patients and the operate the NBM business. When a Patient desires to acquire a product through the NBM Internet Web-Site, certain personal information is required to obtain that product. This information includes a Patient’s Name, Address, Telephone, E-Mail Address, Prior and Current Medical Information. This information may be obtained through various means of communication such as: Web-Site Written Medical Information Forms; Information obtained through a Medical Audio-Visual Communication, Pharmacy documentation for obtaining a Prescription Product; NBM Employee Communication with Patient; E-Mail or Texts. Patient information may also be gathered through various HIPAA compliant sources. For Example: NBM Tele-Medicine Web-Site, Web-Site Medical Application and Forms, NBM Affiliates, NBM employees or Independent Medical Practitioners, Web-Site Browser Cookies, and NBM Web-Site Page Roaming.
Age Limitation: Any minor under the age of eighteen [18] may not utilize the services of NBM. This restriction applies even with a parent or guardian’s approval.
Sharing Patient Medical Information: All Patient’s Medical Health Information is protected on a Secure HIPAA compliant Servers. This information may be shared with a Licensed U.S. Pharmacy if any Prescription Product is desired, with the NBM Medical staff or Independent Medical Practitioners or Medical Director. NBM does not bill, process claims or share information with insurance companies. NBM does not disclose any of a Patient’s medical information. That includes transferring, trading or selling information to any outside individual or business other than those mention above without a Patient’s consent. Not withstanding anything herein to the contrary, any non-medical or non-personal information may be utilized for marketing or advertising purposes.
Sharing Information with Governmental Agencies: NBM will cooperate with the Florida State Medical Board, the Florida Department of Health and Services and Federal laws to determine if NBM is complying with HIPAA’s requirement for protecting a Patient’s records.
Sharing Information Under Legal Direction: NBM may be required to share Patient Information if required to do so because of a Legal Action that is required by a Court Order Subpoena.
NBM’s Use of Computer Cookies: A “Cookie” is a small text file created by a website that is stored in the User’s computer either temporarily for that session only or for future sessions. Cookies provide a way for a website to recognize the User and to keep track of their preferences. Cookies can be beneficial to the website User, for example, if a User places items in a “Shopping Cart”, then switches to another page on the website or even another site, and later they come back, the website recognizes the User and the current status of their Shopping Cart. Also, if your User ID and Password, for a particular website, is stored in a Cookie, it saves the User from typing in the same information all over again when accessing the website the next time.
Sale and Site Opportunities: From time to time, NBM may have special product offers, product sales or general information for correcting, deleting or updating the site [“here in Site Information”] that is available to specific NBM website Patients. This Information may be transmitted by electronic means, such as E-mail, Text, Telephone or U.S. mail. If, at anytime, a Patient desires not to receive such Information, the process will be terminated.
Patient’s Information: As a Patient of NBM, you have a right to any of your personal information. This information may be obtained through the NBM Corporate Office.
Patient’s Consent: When a Patient utilizes the New Beginnings Medical, LLC TeleMedicine website, they are consenting to this Security and Privacy Document.
Other Documents: Patient should review these additional documents on the New Beginnings Medical, LLC TeleMedicine site: Terms and Conditions Agreement for Acquiring of HCG and Related Products from FL; FL Weight-Loss Consumer Bill of Rights #501.0575; Patient Consent and Authorization Agreement; Off-Label Use of HCG; FDA Statement on HCG and Privacy Policy;