Privacy Program

The federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) law provides safeguards for ensuring that all health information is adequately protected. In compliance with HIPAA and as part of our comprehensive Compliance Program, UC San Diego Health is committed to protecting the medical, personal, and sensitive information about its patients. As part of this commitment, the UC San Diego Health Compliance Program includes a Privacy division, dedicated to upholding our commitment to patient privacy.