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Notice of Privacy Practices

Life Alliance shall maintain our consumers' right to privacy and confidentiality of information at all times. Information known or contained in the consumer's clinical record (known as protected health information) shall be treated as confidential and will be released only under circumstances allowed by all applicable law, including but not limited to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA, 45CFR 160 & 164) and NC GS 122C.

Life Alliance will only share consumer protected health information under the following circumstances:

In cases of disclosure where federal law and state law conflict, Life Alliance follows the more stringent law.

Life Alliance staff are trained on our confidentiality and privacy policies upon hire and at regular intervals throughout their employment. All potential breaches of confidentiality are reviewed by the Life Alliance Leadership Committee and swift, appropriate action is taken as required by applicable law.