Notice of Privacy Practices

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), Public Law104-191, was enacted on August 21, 1996. Sections 261 through 264 of HIPAA require the Secretary of HHS to publicize standards for the electronic exchange, privacy and security of health information.

Shiawassee Health & Wellness (SHW) knows that your health information is personal. As a mental health service provider, we are required to protect your privacy. Please review the Our Agency & Your Privacy for more detail about how we are obligated to protect your health information.

If you have a complaint or concern about your Protected Health Information (PHI), please call the Shiawassee Health & Wellness, Privacy Officer (989) 723-0870 or email

Shiawassee Health & Wellness is located at 1555 Industrial Drive in Owosso, Michigan.

Another way you can express your concern is to contact Region V Office of Civil Rights at:

Dept. of Health and Human Services
Region V Office of Civil Rights
233 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 240 Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 886- 2359 or TDD (312) 353-5693