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Patient Privacy

St. Claire HealthCare is committed to protecting your patient privacy. We are required by law to maintain the privacy of your protected health information and to provide you with a notice of our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to protected health information.
Download a full copy of our HIPAA statement.

Nondiscrimination Policy

Discrimination is Against the Law. St. Claire HealthCare complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. St. Claire HealthCare does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. St. Claire HealthCare:

  • Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as qualified sign language interpreters.
  • Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as qualified interpreters.

If you need these services, contact the nursing coordinator at 606.776.3318. If you believe that St. Claire HealthCare has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with: Risk/Patient Safety/Privacy Officer, 222 Medical Circle, Morehead, KY 40351, 606.783.6597 phone, 606.783.6598 fax, tlbrandenburg@st-claire.org. You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax or email. You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail or phone at: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 509F, HHH Building Washington, D.C. 20201, 1.800.368.1019, 800.537.7697 (TDD). Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.