RHP Privacy Compliance Policy
Specific regulations have been established by the federal government to protect the privacy of individually identifiable health information. To comply with these regulations, Reality House Programs, Inc (RHP) has adopted a set of policies and procedures to address our clients’ privacy needs.
These policies and procedures are in accordance with the HIPAA Privacy Rule, promulgated under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and the Federal Confidentiality of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Patient Records statute and its implementing regulations, 42 C.F.R. Part 2. The HIPAA Privacy Rule applies to a wide variety of health plans and providers, called “covered entities.” Reality House Programs, Inc is a covered entity and, as such, is subject to HIPAA’s Privacy Rule.