GUIDELINES GOVERNING CONFIDENTIALITY, PRIVACY, AND PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS OF CARE AND HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT (HIPAA)
Charlotte Center for Balanced Living (hereafter referred to as CCBL) is compliant with the federal regulations regarding confidentiality and privacy generally known as HIPAA (Health Insurance portability and Accountability Act). We also use the Code of Ethics of our respective professional organizations – the American Psychological Association, and the National Academy of Social Workers – to guide our professional behavior and conduct. Please click the buttons to the left to review our policies as they guide our professional practice.
The professional organizations to which we belong have codes of ethics which direct our professional conduct:
- The American Psychological Association (APA)
- The National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
- The American Dietetic Association
- The North Carolina Acupuncture Board