Joint Notice of Privacy Practices
THIS JOINT NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION (PHI) ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION.
HealthKit and Location Data
With your permission, certain versions of our Applications can connect to Apple HealthKit to receive health information and location data to share that information with your healthcare providers.
Our Applications do not share your health information with HealthKit or other software enabled with HealthKit.
Complaints and Grievances
Here at Driscoll Children’s Hospital, we recognize that complaints relayed to us from our guests will assist us in our endeavor to ensure patient safety and enhance the services we provide. We are committed to providing a responsive and empathetic environment that promotes the worth and dignity of all individuals.
If you have a complaint that you would like us to help you resolve, please contact the Patient Relations Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (361) 694-4035. A representative will contact you soon.
If any individual (i.e. parent, patient, staff or medical staff) has any concerns about patient care and safety in the hospital that the hospital has not addressed, he or she is encouraged to contact the Patient Relations Department for assistance by calling (361) 694-4035.
If the concerns cannot be resolved through the hospital, the individual (i.e. parent, patient, staff or medical staff) is encouraged to contact the Joint Commission’s Office of Quality Monitoring by calling 1(800) 994-6610 or e-mailing email@example.com.
If we are not successful in addressing your concerns to your satisfaction, you are encouraged contact the Joint Commission (JC) at http://www.jointcommission.org/report_a_complaint.aspx