PATIENT NOTICE OF DATA COLLECTION
To Our Patients:
This document shall provide notice to all patients that the Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas healthcare Information Collection program (THCIC) receives patient claim data regarding services performed by the named Provider. The patients claim data is used to help improve the health of Texas, through various methods of research and analysis. Patient confidentiality is held to the highest standard and your information is not subject to public release. THCIC follows strict internal and external guidelines as outlined in Chapter 108 of the Texas Health and Safety Code and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
For further information regarding the data being collected, please send all inquiries to: