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:
- HIPAA Policy Manual (requires U of L login)
- The Privacy Office (Phone 502-852-3803 or Email privacy(@)louisville.edu )
- The FAQs available on the website at the Office of Civil Rights
- For researchers, HIPAA Privacy in research documents available on the website at the National Institutes of Health
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.