Privacy Practices

At Bates County Memorial Hospital, we believe every patient is to be treated with dignity, professionalism, integrity and confidentiality. In accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, a nation-wide privacy regulation, we offer our privacy practices for your review.
This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.  Please review it carefully.

If you have any questions about this notice, please contact:
Privacy Officer
Director of Health Information
Health Information Management Department
Bates County Memorial Hospital
P.O. Box 370
Butler, MO 64730

This Notice of Privacy Practices describes how we may use and disclose your protected health information to carry out treatment, payment, or healthcare operations and for other purposes that are permitted or required by law.

Download Notice of Privacy Practices