This Emdeon® product meets or exceeds the industry standards for security as adopted in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA; a.k.a. the Kennedy-Kassebaum bill of 1996). Additional by reference in the HIPAA legislation, Emdeon® also meets or exceeds the standards as set forth in the Healthcare Finance Administration (HCFA) Internet Security Policy which includes, but is not limited to, the areas of Identification, Authentication and Encryption. The Emdeon® NetDirectÔ product provides the highest degree of confidentiality for all your information by using the latest security and data encryption technology.
Personal Information We Process
We process information in two distinct areas: (1) Registration; and (2) Member Profile. The information we use for processing in these areas includes:
Entity Name and Location*
Social Security #
Date of Birth
Date(s) of Service
Health Plan ID
Required information is indicated by an asterisk*. Provision of all other information is optional.
We store such information that you provide to us onto information storage facilities on our site for governmental-required or payer-required recording purposes. The information is accessible only to authorized entities and shall be stored for a length of time only as defined under contract by US States and/or contracted Payers.
Disclosure of Your Information
Emdeon® may provide information about you which does not allow you to be identified or contacted ("Aggregate Information") to third parties. For example, we might inform third parties regarding the number of users of our site and the activities they conduct while on our site. We might also reference demographical information to a company (that may or may not be an advertiser on our site) that "60% of our users live east of the Mississippi" or that "35% of our customers utilize our Emdeon® NetDirect product”. Depending on the circumstances, we may or may not charge for this information.
You grant Emdeon® and all other persons or entities involved in the operation of the Emdeon® website the right to receive, transmit, monitor, retrieve, store and use the submitted information, including information which may be privileged and confidential under applicable state and federal laws, in connection with the operation of the Medicaid or Medicare Program. Emdeon® cannot and does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information you submit to Emdeon® NetDirect or your third parties' use or misuse of information transmitted or received using Emdeon® NetDirect.
This privacy statement applies only to the Emdeon® web site. The Emdeon® site does contain links to other sites. Please be aware that Emdeon® is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personal information from you.
Revised September, 2000
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