NOTICE OF PRIVACY PRACTICES
Effective 9/19/2013THIS NOTICE DESCRIBES HOW MEDICAL INFORMATION ABOUT YOU MAY BE USED AND DISCLOSED AND HOW YOU CAN GET ACCESS TO THIS INFORMATION. PLEASE REVIEW IT CAREFULLY.
If you have any questions, please contact our Compliance Officer at the address or phone number at the end of this notice.
Our Pledge to You.We understand that medical information about you is personal. We are committed to protecting medical information about you. While you are receiving care here, we create a record of the services you receive. We need these records to provide you with quality care and to comply with certain legal requirements. This notice applies to all of the records of your care that we maintain, whether generated by the hospital, created by facility staff or your personal doctor.
Trigg County Hospital is a 25-bed critical access facility located near beautiful Lake Barkley and scenic Land Between the Lakes. The hospital opened its doors to the citizens and visitors of Trigg County and the surrounding area on April 22nd, 1952. That day, Former Kentucky Governor, Lawrence Wetherby, made a statement which still very much describes Trigg County Hospital to this day: "There are larger hospitals in the world, but none more efficient or beautiful."