Privacy Policy

The Region VII Area Agency on Aging is considered a covered entity under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), and are required by law to maintain the privacy of our clients’ protected health information (PHI). The following notice describes ways which the Region VII AAA may use and disclose PHI. This notice also describes clients’ rights, and certain obligations the Region VII AAA has regarding the use and disclosure of their PHI.