UW Research

Policies, Procedures and Guidance



This document provides guidance about the research use of protected health information (PHI), as governed by federal HIPAA regulations, WA state laws, and UW institutional policies. This guidance does not address the Washington State (WA) requirement for a Confidentiality Agreement when state records are used.

Change Notes

Clarification that Madison Clinic is part of the UW HIPAA Covered Entity – 08.31.2018
Updated links to UW Medicine Compliance Policies – 02.07.2018