Legal InformationLearn more about your physician's relationship to the Black Canyon Surgical Center
The physician who referred you to this facility may have an ownership interest in this facility. You are free to choose another facility in which to receive the services that have been ordered by your physician.
This facility does not discriminate against any person on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, or disability in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities or in employment.
Protection of Health Information
This facility is dedicated to the protection of your personal health information. We follow the guidelines set forth by the U.S. Depart of Health & Human Services, Office of Civil Rights. You can visit their website for more information: http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/hipaa/.
Independent Contractor Notice
The physicians and other specialized medical service providers, including anesthesia, radiology or pathology, which use this facility, are independent contractors and are not employees or agents of the facility. Since they are independent contractors, the facility is not responsible or liable for their acts or omissions.
Policy for Advanced Directives
If necessary, life sustaining efforts will be initiated and maintained on all patients while they are being treated at the Center. Copies of advanced directives provided to the Facility in advance will accompany any patient transferred to another facility for emergency treatment.
If you would like information on developing Advanced Directives, the following websites can assist you and include a description of the State’s health and safety laws: http://www.uslivingwillregistry.com/forms.shtm and http://www.cdphe.state.co.us/em/Operations/AdvancedDirectives