Notice of Privacy Practices
Fresno County provides many health-related services to County consumers. The County employs or contracts with medical, substance abuse, and mental health providers for treatment services. The County also manages different health insurance plans, like Medi-Cal Managed Care, that allow County clients/consumers to access treatment services.
This notice describes how the County, through its employed and contracted health care professionals and health insurance plans, uses the protected health information (PHI) the County receives about you. Your PHI is any information that identifies you (such as your name or address or social security number) that relates to your past, present or future physical or mental health or condition, any health care you receive, or to the past, present or future payment for your health care.