Student Health Services
A medical record is created when you receive treatment from a medical professional
at Student Health Services. Each student's medical record is the physical property
of Student Health Services and must remain in the custody of SHS staff at all times.
Consistent care is exercised by all SHS staff to protect the privacy and confidentiality
of patient health information (PHI). Medical information is not released by any member
of the SHS staff without a student's consent unless authorized by law.
Internet Privacy Statement
Information about computers requesting pages on this site, including IP addresses
may be retained for statistical reporting. Personal information you enter into forms
on this site is recorded in databases and will be used only for the purpose stated
on the form and any provided description of the form.
Medical information obtained from our website is not intended as a substitute for
professional care. If you have or suspect you have a problem, you should consult a
Your medical records are the physical property of Student Health Services. The information
contained in the medical record is confidential and will not be released without your
permission unless otherwise authorized by law. Patients can submit an Authorization
for Release of Patient Information to request access or copies of their medica records.
Most requests for copies can be accommodated within 7-10 business days. Please contact
us at least 24 hours in advance to make arrangements to view records or request copies
for pickup. To help protect your privacy we require that present identification prior
to viewing records or picking up copies from our office.
Authorization for Release of Patient Information Form (PDF)
To learn about our Privacy Practices please follow the link to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center HIPAA website.
For more information, please call Medical Records at (806) 743-2848.