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Recipient of Federal Funds Policy

Last Updated on August 28, 2018

Affiliated providers acknowledge that payments received from Security Health Plan to provide services to Medicare Advantage members are, in whole or part, from federal funds. Therefore, affiliated providers and any of its subcontractors are subject to certain laws that are applicable to individuals and entities receiving federal funds. These laws include but are not limited to, Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; the Age Discrimination Act of 1975; the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans With Disabilities Act, the Guidance to Federal Financial Assistance Recipients Regarding Title VI Prohibition Against National Origin Discrimination Affecting Limited English Proficient Persons (“Revised HHS LEP Guidance”), and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Public Law 104-191; Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information (Unofficial Version) (45 CFR Parts 160, 162 and 164), Regulation Text December 28, 2000, as amended, Part 160 (May 31, 2002) and Parts 160, 164 (August 14, 2002).