Race, Ethnicity, and Language
Western Sky Community Care is committed to keeping your race, ethnicity and Language (REL) information confidential. We use some of the following methods to protect your information:
- Maintaining paper documents in locked file cabinets
- Requiring that all electronic information remain on physically secure media
- Maintaining your electronic information in password protected files
We may use or disclose your REL information to perform our operations as your Managed Care Organization. These activities may include:
- Assessing health care disparities
- Designing interventions programs
- Designing and directing outreach materials
- Informing health care practitioners and providers about your language needs
We will never use your REL information for underwriting, rate setting or benefit determinations or disclosure your REL information to unauthorized individuals.
If you have any questions about this Notice, our privacy practices related to your PHI or how to exercise your rights you can contact us in writing or by phone using the contact information listed below.
Western Sky Community Care
Attn: Privacy Official
5300 Homestead Rd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110