The privacy of patients is important to Ronaldo R. Saldana, DDS. The office follows strict guidelines to ensure the confidentiality and security of patients’ personal and medical information. This includes complying with all applicable laws and regulations, such as HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).
Any personal or medical information collected by the office is used solely for the purpose of providing dental and orthodontic care to patients. This information is only accessed by authorized staff members who have a legitimate need to know. The office takes appropriate measures to safeguard patient information, such as using secure electronic systems and ensuring physical security of records.
The office does not disclose patient information to third parties unless required by law or with the patient’s explicit consent. Patients have the right to access and receive a copy of their medical records, and the office will make reasonable efforts to provide this information upon request.