Notice of Privacy Practices

According to The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). This notice describes how your medical information may be used and disclosed.

Please review it carefully.

KirasPharmacy™ is committed to maintaining your privacy and we take our responsibility for safeguarding this information very seriously. KirasPharmacy™ is required by law to provide you with this Notice so that you will understand how we may use or share your “Protected Health Information” (“PHI”) or simply “health information.” PHI is information we obtain to provide services to you and that can identify you. PHI includes your name, medical conditions, health information and other information we use to provide your prescriptions. We are required to adhere to the terms outlined in this Notice. If you have any questions about this Notice, please contact KirasPharmacy™.

How we may use and disclose protected health information about you

The following categories describe the ways that we use and disclose health information. Not every use or disclosure in a category will be listed. However, all of the ways we are permitted to use and disclose information will fall into one of the categories.

Other allowable uses of your health information

Other uses of health information

Other uses and disclosures of health information not covered by this Notice or the laws that apply to us will be made only with your written permission. If you provide us permission to use or disclose health information about you, you may revoke that permission, in writing, at any time. If you revoke your permission, we will no longer use or disclose health information about you for the reasons covered by your written authorization. You understand that we are unable to take back any disclosures we have already made with your permission, and that we are required to retain our records of the care that we provided to you.

Your rights regarding health information about you

Although your health record is the property of KirasPharmacy™, the information belongs to you. You have the following rights regarding your health information:

Changes to this notice

We reserve the right to change this Notice. We reserve the right to make the revised or changed Notice effective for health information we already have about you as well as any information we receive in the future. We will post a copy of the current Notice in KirasPharmacy™ and on the website. The Notice will specify the effective date on the first page, in the bottom right-hand corner. In addition, if material changes are made to this Notice, the Notice will contain an effective date for the revisions and copies can be obtained by contacting KirasPharmacy™: Privacy Office.


If you believe your privacy rights have been violated, you may file a complaint with KirasPharmacy™ or with the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. To file a complaint with KirasPharmacy™, contact KirasPharmacy™: Privacy Office. All complaints must be submitted in writing. You will not be penalized for filing a complaint.