University of California, Riverside

UCR School of Medicine Compliance

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Patient Privacy and the Health Insurance Portability and Acountability 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. For information on HIPAA and important privacy documents and forms, please visit the Privacy & HIPAA section of this website.

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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

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