HIPAA Notice of Privacy Practices

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This Notice of Privacy Practices (this “Notice”) describes the privacy practices of the UT SELECT, UT DENTAL SELECT an UT FLEX Self-funded Group Health Plans (“the Plans”) which are funded by The University of Texas System and administered by the Office of the Employee Benefits within the University of Texas System Administration (System). Federal law requires System to make sure that any medical information that it collects, creates or holds on behalf of the Plans that identifies you remains private. Federal law also requires System to maintain this Notice of System’s legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your medical information. Specifically, this Notice describes how System may use or disclose your medical information (see Section II), your rights concerning your medical information (see Section III), how you may contact System regarding System’s privacy policies (see Section IV), and System’s right to revise this Notice (see Section V).