Beacon is making the services on the “eServices” portion of the website available to you as a member of the health plan or an authorized representative (“User” or “You”) of a health care provider who has rendered services to the members of the health plans for which Beacon provides behavioral health services. In using this service, you may be allowed access to certain confidential or individually identifiable protected health information (hereinafter “Protected Health Information”). In exchange for such access, you agree to take certain precautions, comply with certain practices, and implement certain procedures required by applicable law and Beacon for the purposes of guarding data integrity and safeguarding the confidentiality of Protected Health Information, all as more specifically described below.
User’s Responsibilities and Obligations
- You agree to use Protected Health Information for claims administration purposes only, consistent with applicable laws.
- You agree not to use or further disclose Protected Health Information in a manner that, if undertaken by Beacon, would violate the requirements of the HIPAA Privacy Regulations.
- You agree to not use or further disclose Protected Health Information other than as permitted or required by this Agreement. You agree to use appropriate safeguards to prevent any use or disclosure of Protected Health Information that is not permitted under applicable law.
- Your user name and password are intended to protect your privacy and the Protected Health Information of the health plan’s members and yourself. You are responsible for keeping your user name and password confidential and you hereby agree that you will not disclose your user name or password to others. You agree that you will be solely responsible for all activity or transactions that are tracked to your user name and password through this web site.
You acknowledge that you are acting as an independent contractor, and you are not an agent of Beacon and have no authority to represent Beacon as to any matters.
Changes, Updates, Governing Law
the “eServices” sections of ww.beaconhealthstrategies.com or doing any
of the activities described above after changes have been made to these
hereunder and your access to this web site at any time, with or without cause,
without notice and without penalty. It is the contracted provider’s responsibility
to inform Beacon of any changes in employee status of staff members who
have eServices username and passwords.
Unauthorized entry (commonly referred to as hacking) into any portion of www.beaconhealthstrategies.com, or misuse (for fraudulent, malicious and/or deceptive purposes) may constitute crimes or torts under state or federal law. Any such violations will be pursued and prosecuted to the fullest extent permitted by law.