NOTICE OF PRIVACY, TERMS OF USE AND DISCLAIMERS

The following outlines the privacy policy, terms of use and disclaimer statement the Physicians Independent Management Services, Inc. Online Bill Pay Site. Please read the following policy, terms and disclaimer carefully.

 

Notice of Privacy Practices

We take your privacy very seriously.  The privacy of our patients is one of our greatest concerns.  We are required by law to maintain the privacy of your personal and medical information and keep all information confidential.  We will use your health information only as necessary and only disclose it to others, as necessary, to obtain payment for the services we provide to you.  However, we will never use or disclose more information for payment purposes than is absolutely necessary.  All data collected is kept secure, in compliance with the Health Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, and the rules enacted under that Act now and in the future.

All employees, credentialed health care professionals, business associates, and any other individual with whom we have a contractual relationship are obligated to follow this Notice of Privacy Practices.

 

Terms of Use

By logging onto this Bill Pay Site, you agree to be bound by all the terms and conditions of the Terms of Use agreement and Privacy Policy.

You acknowledge and agree that you use this Bill Pay Site at your own risk and that we do not represent, warrant or guarantee that the Bill Pay Site will operate without interruption or will be timely, secure or error-free.

Additionally, neither officers, employees, agents nor our representatives shall not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from your use of the online bill-pay service, including any non-authorization of a user’s payment by any entity involved in the processing of any online transaction.  This includes, but is not limited to, the user’s credit card company, or for any disruption in service of the online bill-pay service, regardless of the cause.  We further assume no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, misdelivery, or failure to store any user communications or personalization of settings.

This agreement is subject to change without notice to you. You agree that any regular updates or modifications will be effective immediately when posted on the Bill Pay Site. We have the right to publish a revised agreement without specific notice to you, and you agree to review the posted agreement each time you use the Bill Pay Site to become aware of any modifications made. By using this Bill Pay Site, you agree to be bound by all of the terms and conditions of the agreement.

 

 

Disclosure of Information

Every effort is made to protect the health information you provide online. For this Bill Pay Site, we work with a secure third party service for payment processing.  As such, data may be shared through this Bill Pay Site to process your payments.  All credit cards and other payment information you enter will be protected by the latest encryption software, provided your browser and computer are correctly configured and operating.  The encrypted information is shared only with the third party payment processing service.

 

Payment Processing and Refund Policy

All payments received through our online payment system will be posted within twenty-four hours.

All transaction we process online are eligible for a refund if the payee would like to cancel a payment. If you have any questions regarding your payment, please contact the customer service department at the telephone number listed on the statement.

All outstanding payment obligations shall remain your sole responsibility. You understand, accept, and agree to pay us any and all fees and/or penalties associated with the submission of any payment transaction returned by any bank or depository financial institution for insufficient funds or any other error on your part.


 


If you are concerned your privacy may have been violated or have any privacy questions, please call the Physicians Independent Management Services privacy officer at 1-866-944-0404.