Somerville Campus:
Urgent Care, the Eye Center, the GI Center and the Sleep Lab are now open. All other services are still closed due to facility issues. 

COVID Alert:
Updates for patients and visitors, including vaccine information and mask guidelines.


Patient Notices

Notices for our Patients

DPH Phase 1 Reopening Attestation
As required by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, CHA attests to continuing to meet specific requirements to reopen or expand services.

Privacy Practices and Patients Rights/Responsibilities
This poster shows how CHA and your care team can use and share your personal health information. Our work is guided by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). It also describes your Rights and Responsibilities as a CHA patient.

Also available in: Spanish | Portuguese| Haitian Creole

Risk Bearing Provider Organization (RBPO) Notice
As a CHA patient, you have the right to make a complaint and use an appeals process to resolve your complaint.

Medicare Shared Savings Plan (MSSP) Notice
Explains what an ACO is and how this may affect the care of Medicare beneficiaries.

Notice of Facility Fees
Explains the charges for service at a hospital outpatient location.

Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA)
This federal law requires that anyone coming to an emergency department be stabilized and treated, regardless of their insurance status or ability to pay.

The Right to an Interpreter
Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act makes sure that Limited English Proficient (LEP) patients can get help from a qualified interpreter.

Website Privacy and Security
Information about your personal information when using the CHA website.

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