I hereby consent to the disclosure of my medical, health and encounter information by any and all Memorial Hermann Healthcare System providers ( collectively the "Provider") to other participating providers in the MHiE (Exchange Members) who may request such information for treatment, payment or healthcare operation purposes. I understand the information to be disclosed includes medical and billing records used to make decisions about me.
I HEREBY SPECIFICALLY AUTHORIZE PROVIDER TO RELEASE ALL TYPES AND CATEGORIES OF PROTECTED HEALTH INFORMATION TO OTHER HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS THAT PARTICIPATE IN THE MHiE FOR TREATMENT, PAYMENT AND HEALTHCARE OPERATION PURPOSES, [INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, YOUR ALCOHOL AND TREATMENT RECORDS, YOUR DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT RECORDS, YOUR MENTAL HEALTH RECORDS, AND YOUR HIV/ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME RECORDS, AS APPLICABLE].
No Conditions: This Consent is voluntary. We will not condition your treatment on receiving this Consent. HOWEVER, IF YOU DO NOT SIGN [AND INITIAL] THIS CONSENT, WHERE REQUIRED, YOU CANNOT PARTICIPATE IN THE MHIE.
Effect of Granting this Consent: This Consent permits all MHiE Exchange Members to access your health information. Exchange Members of the MHiE are hereby released from any legal responsibility or liability for disclosure of the above information to the extent indicated and authorized herein.
Term and Revocation
This Consent will remain in effect until you revoke it. You may revoke this Consent at any time by completing the MHiE notice of revocation. The MHiE notice of revocation is available by calling 713-456-MHiE (6443). Revocation of this Consent will not affect any action we took in reliance on this Consent before we received your notice of revocation. Revocation of this Consent will also have no effect on your personal health information made available to Exchange Members during the timeframe in which your Consent was active.
I have had full opportunity to read and consider the contents of this Consent. I understand that, by signing this Consent, I am confirming my consent and authorization of the use and/or disclosure of my personal health information, as described herein.