Children's Hospital Colorado

Children's Hospital Colorado: HIPAA and Protecting Patient Privacy

Children's Hospital Colorado Pledge Regarding Your Health Information

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We understand that information about you, your health, and that of your family is personal and sensitive in nature. We are committed to protecting the privacy of this information. 

Each time you or your family visit Children's Hospital Colorado, we create a record of the care and services you receive. We need this record to provide you with quality care and to comply with certain legal requirements. 

Children's Hospital Colorado is committed to ensuring that your medical information is private and secure. Children's Hospital Colorado protects medical information as required by state laws and the federal privacy rules of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).

Notice of Privacy Practices

Children's Hospital Colorado Notice of Privacy Practices applies to all of the records of your care generated by any of Children's Hospital Colorado facilities. This notice will tell you about the ways in which we may use and share your health information about you. We also describe your rights and certain obligations we have regarding the use and sharing of health information.

Medical Records

Learn more about how you can view, obtain a copy or request an amendment to your child's medical record from Children's Hospital Colorado Health Information Management (HIM) Department on the Medical Records page of this website.