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Patient Privacy

Your privacy is extremely important to Tanner. At all times we do our utmost to safeguard your private information.

These following brochures and policies serve as reference guides to how we use and disclose your health information and maintain your privacy as we provide you with quality health care.

 

 

Privacy practices at our Alabama hospitals and facilities

 

 

Privacy practices at our Georgia hospitals and facilities

 

 

What is HIPAA?

HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996) is United States legislation that provides data privacy and security provisions for safeguarding medical information.

If you have a question about HIPAA or think your privacy has been violated, please contact one of Tanner Health System’s HIPAA Officers:

  • Pamela Burns, RHIA, CCS, health information management director and privacy officer for Tanner Health System, 770-812-9602 or via e-mail. Her fax is 770.836.9206. Mailing Address: Attn: Pamela Burns, Tanner Health System, 705 Dixie Street, Carrollton, GA 30117.
  • Chuck Collins, HIPAA security officer for Tanner Health System, 770-836-9382 or via e-mail.

Events

Food As Medicine for Diabetes
Food As Medicine for Diabetes

Thursday, February 3, 2022

Carb Counting - Webinar
Carb Counting - Webinar

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Blogs

5 Tips to Quit Smoking: The Right Way
5 Tips to Quit Smoking: The Right Way

We all know what smoking does to our health, but it’s hard to break the addiction. Here are five tips to help you quit smoking for good!

A More Effective, Precise and Comfortable Prostate Biopsy
A More Effective, Precise and Comfortable Prostate Biopsy

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in American men. Finding it just got faster and easier for Tanner patients with the introduction of the latest screening technology — targeted fusion biopsy — at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton.

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