Unless revoked, this authorization will expire from the date of signature on the authorization or from the date noted above. For mental health purposes, this authorization will expire one year from the date of signature.
I understand authorizing the use or disclosure of the information identified above is voluntary. I need not sign this form to ensure healthcare treatment; except, however, if my treatment is for the sole purpose of creating health information for disclosure to the recipient identified in the Authorization, in which case Associated Pediatricians, LLC may refuse to treat me if I do not sign this Authorization.
I understand that once Associated Pediatricians, LLC disclosed my health information to the recipient, Associated Pediatricians, LLC cannot guarantee that the recipient will not re-disclose my health information to a third party. The third party may not be required to abide by this Authorization or applicable Federal and Indiana law governing the use and disclosure of my health information. I understand that I have the right to revoke this authorization at any time.
I understand that if I revoke this authorization, I must do so in writing and present my written revocation to Associated Pediatricians, LLC. I understand the revocation will not apply to information that has already been released in response to this Authorization. I understand the revocation will not apply to my insurance company when the law provides my insurer with the right to contest a claim under my policy.
I have read and understand the terms of this Authorization and I have had the opportunity to ask questions about the use and disclosure of my health information. By my signature, I hereby, knowingly and voluntarily authorize Associated Pediatricians, LLC to use or disclose my health information in the manner described above.
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