Chesapeake Pharmacy Privacy Statements and Disclosures
Privacy & Security Policy
NOTICE TO PARENTS:
PLEASE BE AWARE that Maryland Law extends health records privacy to dependent children fourteen (14) years and older.
In most instances (Note 1), your child’s signature will be needed to release Private Health Information (PHI).
A parent who is responsible for a dependent child covered under a health insurance plan may obtain claims information DIRECTLY from the health insurance plan.”
(Note 1)- A statement of legal guardianship will be needed for special situations.
Per the MHCC, Maryland Health Care Commission advisory 2002
Updated August 2008
David Sharp, PHD