In accordance with the privacy standards contained in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996, Maricopa County, in its role as the administrator and/or sponsor of the Maricopa County Health Insurance Program, or in its role as the health plan makes available a notice setting forth its privacy practices through the EBC/Intranet home page. This notice describes the potential uses and disclosures of Protected Health Information (PHI), the individual’s rights and the plan’s legal duties with respect to PHI. The privacy notice may be updated occasionally and such updates will be communicated through notices posted on the EBC.
Social Security Number or Health Insurance Claim Number use:
Disclosure of your Social Security Number (SSN) or your health insurance claim number (if enrolled in Medicare) for purposes of enrollment and other benefit-related use is required under Section 111 of Public Law 100-173 and the Affordable Care Act.