University of California, Riverside

UCR School of Medicine Compliance



Privacy & HIPAA


Patient Privacy and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Passed in 1996, HIPAA provides guidelines that protect the confidentiality and security of an individual's healthcare information, as well as helping people keep their health insurance and helping the healthcare industry control costs.

About the Law

General Guidance

Internal to the University of California
External to the University of California

Important Privacy Documents and Forms

Authorizations

Disclosure Tracking

  • Disclosure Tracking
    The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requires UC Riverside Health to account for certain disclosures of out patients’ protected health information (PHI).

Notices of Privacy Practices

Business Associate Agreement

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

UCR School of Medicine Compliance
900 University Avenue
SOM Education Building
Riverside, CA 92521

Tel: (951) 827-3257
Fax: (951) 263-7271
E-mail: paul.hackman@ucr.edu

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