The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) requires that all medical information be kept confidential. It also provides you, the patient, control over how your medical information can be used. Upon admittance to Kornberg School of Dentistry, you will be provided with a copy of the Notice of Temple University Health System Privacy Practices, which is a complete description of your rights under this law.
Patient’s Bill of Rights and Responsibilities
The relationship between you and your dental healthcare team is essential to the provision of your care. The Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry Patient’s Bill of Rights and Responsibilities is the framework for that relationship.