UW Medicine Compliance

Patient Information Privacy and Security Compliance Program and Administrative Requirements – COMP.101

PURPOSE

This policy addresses:

  • UW Medicine’s Designation of Healthcare Components at the University of Washington (UW);
  • Administrative requirements addressing safeguards for protected health information (PHI), disclosures of PHI by whistleblowers, mitigation strategies, prohibition of retaliatory acts, patients’ non-waiver of rights, personnel designations and revisions and documentation of privacy policies and procedures;
  • The maintenance of the designated record set.

Policy PDF

Administrative Information
Policy: I. Designation of Healthcare Components
Policy: II. Organized Health Care Arrangements
Policy: III. Administrative Requirements
Regulatory/Legislation/References