New Patient Agreement
Permission for Evaluation and Treatment: I hereby give permission to the professional staff of Polygon HQ to perform any test(s) and give any treatment(s), deemed appropriate by the professional(s) responsible for my care. I understand that I may contact Parth Shah (partner) at any time if questions or concerns arise.
Team Approach: Polygon HQ integrates the professions of Physical Therapy, Nutritionist, and Personal Training in physical rehabilitation, injury prevention, and general wellness. I understand that I may be treated by more than one professional over the course of care at the discretion of the professional performing the initial evaluation. I understand that there is a high level of communication between the providers of my care, verbal and written, in providing the optimum attention. If I feel most comfortable with one provider, I have the freedom to request that individual for my care. My initial evaluation will be provided by an insured provider who provides care to a broad range of patients and diagnoses.
Use and Disclosure of Health Information: I have been shown a copy of Polygon HQ Uses and Disclosures of Health Information Statement. I may request a copy if needed. I understand and accept the Polygon HQ HIPAA compliant policy.
Potential Benefits, Risks, and Alternatives: I may experience an improvement in my symptoms, such as decreased pain and discomfort, and an increase in my ability to perform daily activities as well as increased strength, awareness, flexibility and endurance in my movements. I understand that I may temporarily experience an increase in my current level of pain or discomfort and that if it is not temporary or subsides, I agree to contact the Polygon HQ professional providing my treatment. I understand that I should gain a greater knowledge of managing my condition and the resources available to me.
Informed Consent: The potential benefits, risks, and alternative treatment options for my condition and the wide range of services Polygon HQ offers have been explained to me.
Release of Information: I hereby authorize Polygon HQ to release any information necessary in coordination of my care to my insurance company(s), my attending physician(s) and/or case manager(s).
Personal Property Statement: I hereby release Polygon HQ of any responsibility for the loss or theft of any personal items left in any section of Polygon HQ. It is understood that any item may be placed in the hands of a person at reception desk of Polygon HQ for safe keeping.
PAYMENT AGREEMENT: I permit Polygon HQ to bill my insurance carrier directly and request any payments for service to be made directly to Polygon HQ. I certify the insurance identification information given by me is correct. I understand that I am responsible for and agree to pay all applicable copays, deductible amounts, and charges not covered by my insurance at the time of treatment. If I do not use my insurance I agree to pay all charges that may be applicable for any and all services rendered. If my obligations cannot be paid at the time of treatment, I agree to a payment schedule. I understand that I am responsible for payment at the time of treatment.