4) I understand that I may benefit from telehealth services, but that results cannot be guaranteed or assured. I understand that the use of Advanced MD Telehealth platform audio/video systems are not 100% secure and may have issues with Wi-Fi connectivity. All attempts to keep information confidential while using these systems will be made but a guarantee of 100% confidentiality cannot be made with inherent issues with these communication systems. Signing this form shows an awareness of these issues and a decision by this client to use these systems for telehealth services. I will not hold Emotional Wellness Department of Community Health Partners (CHP) or its staff liable for gathering or use of client information by these service providers.
5) I understand I have the right to access my personal information and copies of case notes. I have read and understand the information provided above. I have discussed these points with my therapist, and all of my questions regarding the above matters have been answered to my approval.
6) By signing this document, I agree that certain situations including emergencies and crises are inappropriate for audio/video/computer-based psychotherapy services. If I am in crisis or in an emergency, I should immediately call 911 or go to the nearest hospital or crisis facility. By signing this document, I understand that emergency situation may include thoughts about hurting or harming myself or others, having uncontrolled psychotic symptoms, if I am in a life threating or emergency situation, and/or if I am abusing drugs or alcohol and are not safe. By signing this document, I acknowledge I have been told that if I feel suicidal, I am to call 911, local county crisis agencies or the National Suicide Hotline at 1-800-784-2433.
Signature of client/parent/guardian