Patient Rights (HIPAA) & Request for Records

hipaa compliance

Washington Township Fire Department is committed to protecting your personal health information as required by the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA).  We are required by Federal and State law to maintain the privacy of health information that could reasonably be used to identify you, known as “protected health information” or “PHI.”  We are also required by law to provide you with a detailed Notice of Privacy Practices explaining our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your PHI. 

We respect your privacy, and treat all healthcare information about our patients with care under strict policies of confidentiality that our staff is committed to following at all times.  Click here for a complete copy of our Notice of Privacy Practices.

If you wish to inspect and/or receive a copy or your EMS or Fire Report, please contact Kelly Zimmer, our HIPAA Compliance Privacy  Officer at 586-781-6161 or

HIPAA COMPL monkeys.