Family Counseling, LLC
Parkside Family Counseling, LLC collects personal information upon a visitor's request to be a member of our stakeholder group, or to follow up with requests for information and help. The information collected is not sold, rented or otherwise shared or provided to any individual or organization.
Use of email
In requesting information from Parkside email email@example.com or in submitting a question to Parkside or Parkside staff, visitors to our website may share information that they deem confidential. We welcome such interactions with our website visitors, but we do wish to point out that information sharing via the internet is not inherently secure. Visitors should keep this in mind when sharing any personal information with us via email.
If a visitor chooses to use email, we will continue to communicate with him or her via email but we will not divulge identifying or case-specific material. We may password protect electronic communications. We will also convey information about Parkside services by calling us at 517- 266-8880
NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES: http://www.lcfs.org/document.doc?id=1757
When it comes to your health information, you have certain rights. This section explains your rights and some of our responsibilities to help you.
Get an electronic or paper copy of your medical record
Ask us to correct your medical record
Request confidential communications
Ask us to limit what we use or share
Get a list of those with whom we’ve shared information
Get a copy of this privacy notice
Choose someone to act for you
File a complaint if you feel your rights are violated
For certain health information, you can tell us your choices about what we share. If you have a clear preference for how we share your information in the situations described below, talk to us. Tell us what you want us to do, and we will follow your instructions.
Our Uses and Disclosures
In order to treat you
To run our organization
To bill for your services
To help with public health and safety issues
To comply with state and federal laws
To respond to organ and tissue donation requests
Work with a medical examiner or funeral director
Address workers’ compensation, law enforcement, and other government requests
Respond to lawsuits and legal actions
How else can we use or share your health information?
We are allowed or required to share your information in other ways – usually in ways that contribute to the public good, such as public health and research. We have to meet many conditions in the law before we can share your information for these purposes.
For more information see: http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/consumers/index.html
We will share information about you if state or federal laws require it, including with the Department of Health and Human Services if it wants to see that we’re complying with federal privacy law.
In these cases we never share your information:
• Marketing purposes
• Sale of your information
• We are required by law to maintain the privacy and security of your protected health information.
• We will let you know promptly if a breach occurs that may have compromised the privacy or security of your information.
• We must follow the duties and privacy practices described in this notice and give you a copy of it.
• We will not use or share your information other than as described here unless you tell us we can in writing. If you tell us we can, you may change your mind at any time. Let us know in writing if you change your mind.
For more information see: http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/privacy/hipaa/understanding/consumers/noticepp.html
Changes to the Terms of this Notice
We can change the terms of this notice, and the changes will apply to all information we have about you. The new notice will be available upon request, in our office, and on our web site.