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Privacy Policy

Three Rivers takes your privacy seriously. The notice of privacy practices in English and Española inform you of the information we collect, your rights, and our responsibilities. 

Download our Three Rivers District Health Privacy Policies below, in English and Española

Your Rights

  • 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 complant if you feel your rights are violated

Your Choices

You have the right and choice to tell us to:

  • Share information with your family, close friends, or others involved in you care
  • Share information in a disaster relief situation
  • Include your information in a hospital directory
  • Contact you for fundraising efforts

In these cases, we never share your information unless you give us written permission:

  • Marketing purposes
  • Sale of your information
  • Most sharing of psychotherapy notes

In the case of fundraising we may contact you for fundraising efforts, but you can tell us not to contact you again.

Our Uses and Disclosures

  • Treat you
  • Run our organization
  • Bill for your services
  • Help with public health and safety
  • Do research
  • Comply with the law
  • Health oversight activities
  • 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
  • Contacting you

Our Responsibilities

  • 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or share your information other than as described here unless you tell us we can in writing, which authorization may be withdrawn at any time