Frequently Asked Questions

The Frequently Asked Questions section provides some basic guidance on HIPAA issues that the Privacy Office frequently encounters. It is not intended to provide complete information on each topic.

Additional information may be obtained from the following sources:

If you suspect an activity at UofL that violates HIPAA’s provisions, please speak with your supervisor or contact the Privacy Office. You may also contact the UofL Compliance Hotline at 877-852-1167. The UofL Compliance Hotline is operated by a third-party company, and your identity will be kept confidential if you desire.