Red Flags Policies and Forms
Policies and Procedures
Due to growing Identity Theft concerns, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued "Red Flag Rules" to assist entities in detecting, preventing, and mitigating Identity Theft. To comply with the FTC Rules, NSU has adopted the following Identity Theft Prevention Policy for the Nova Southeastern University system. It is the responsibility of NSU Health Care Clinic employees to familiarize themselves with the Red Flag examples and follow the procedures outlined below.
It is the policy of Nova Southeastern University to comply with the FTC Red Flag Rules in its healthcare clinical operations. All employees working in healthcare clinical operations will be familiar with the Red Flag Rules.
The Red Flag Policy applies to "covered accounts," which includes Patient Accounts maintained by NSU Health Care Clinics.
The following are examples of Covered Patient Accounts at NSU Health Care Clinics:
The following are relevant Red Flags, in each of the listed categories, which NSU Health Care Clinic employees should be aware of and diligent in monitoring for when dealing with covered patient accounts: