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At the Department of Neurosurgery, we are committed to preserving the privacy and confidentiality of our patient information and upholding the trust and confidence that our patients place in us to deliver quality health care.

The Office of HIPAA Privacy & Security serves as the first point of contact for all issues related to HIPAA privacy and security standards at the University of Miami. If you have any questions or concerns about the privacy and security of your health information at the University of Miami, please contact the Office of HIPAA Privacy & Security at 305-243-5000 or toll free at 866-366-HUSH (4874) or via e-mail at hipaaprivacy@med.miami.edu. You can also visit www.med.miami.edu/hipaa.

The “University of Miami Notice of Privacy Practices” describes how medical information about patients may be used and disclosed. Patients may access this information in English, Spanish, and Creole. This Notice may be found on the homepage of the Office of HIPAA Privacy and Security under Patient Resources.