THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT UNITED STATES RESIDENTS MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
ArcherDX, Inc. (“ArcherDX”) is committed to protecting the privacy and confidentiality of your personal and health information.
The personal and health information that may identify you and relates to your past, present or future health condition, treatment, or payment for services is known as Protected Health Information, or PHI.
ArcherDX is required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act of 2009 (HITECH) to maintain the privacy and security of your PHI and to provide you with a notice of our legal duties, our privacy practices, and your patient rights.
This Notice of Privacy Practices Under HIPAA for US Residents (this “Notice”) describes how we may use and disclose your PHI to carry out treatment, payment, and health care operations and for other specified purposes that are permitted or required by law.
Whenever we use or disclose your PHI we are required to follow the terms of this Notice.
ArcherDX may use or disclose your PHI for the following purposes:
ArcherDX may also use or disclose your PHI in other ways as permitted by law including to:
Uses and disclosures of PHI for purposes other than those described above will not be made without a written authorization signed by you or your personal representative. Once you sign an authorization, you may revoke it by contacting ArcherDX at any time unless it has already been relied upon to use or disclose PHI.
You have the following rights with respect to your PHI. To exercise any of these rights, please contact our Privacy Office using the contact information provided at the end of this Notice.
ArcherDX is required by law to notify you following the discovery that there has been a breach of your PHI, unless ArcherDX reasonably determines, after investigating the situation and assessing the risk presented, that there is a low probability that the privacy or security of your PHI has been compromised. You will be notified in a timely fashion, no later than 60 days after discovery of the breach.
ArcherDX reserves the right to amend this Notice from time to time. When changes are made, we will promptly post the updated Notice on the ArcherDX website at www.archerdx.com.
If you have any questions or comments about this Notice, or if you have any complaints about ArcherDX’s privacy practices, please contact us using the contact information provided below. You may also file a complaint with the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. ArcherDX will not retaliate against you for filing a complaint.
When communicating with us regarding this Notice, our privacy practices, or your privacy rights, please contact the Privacy Office using the following contact information:
Attn: Privacy Office
2477 55th Street, Suite 202
Boulder, CO 80301
Effective Date of Notice: June XX, 2020