Notice of Privacy Practices (NoPP)
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule gives individuals a right to be informed of the privacy practices of their health
plans and of most of their health care providers, as well as to be informed of their individual rights with respect to
their protected health information (PHI).
Health plans and covered health care providers are required to develop and distribute a notice that provides a
clear explanation of these rights and practices. The notice is intended to make individuals aware of privacy issues and
concerns, and to prompt them to have discussions with their health plans and health care providers and exercise their
The NoPP requirements as set forth by the HIPAA Privacy Rule are specifically codified at
45 C.F.R. Part 164.520 and further implemented within the Military Health System (MHS) by DoD 6025.18-R.
The NoPP label template is sized to scale and can be reproduced locally on Avery Label #5163, 5263, 2163, 5923, 5963 (size: 2 inches x 4 inches).
TRICARE Management Activity (TMA) has made the NoPP in several alternative formats for your convenience.
Please see the list of links and choose the version of the notice that most appropriately fits your needs. The contact
information contained on these posted documents has since changed. Please do not use the phone numbers or the
e-mail listed as they are no longer in use. We can be contacted at
email@example.com or the address that is currently listed.
The regular version of the NoPP is also available in bulk through the TRICARE Smart Site.
Local military treatment facility HIPAA Privacy Officers may obtain Braille copies of the NoPP by contacting the
TMA HIPAA Privacy Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.