Protected Health Information Privacy

Policy number: 
Policy description: 

This policy is developed to ensure the privacy of protected health information and to comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the Texas Medical Records Privacy Act, and any other applicable federal or state privacy laws or regulations.  The University of North Texas (UNT) must communicate clear and specific compliance standards and procedures to applicable parties regarding the prohibited and required uses and disclosures of Protected Health Information (PHI).

See full policy (PDF): 
PDF icon Protected Health Information Privacy
Policy owner: VP for Student Affairs
Policy contact: 
Elizabeth With
VP for Student Affairs
Division of Student Affairs
Applies to: 
Faculty, Staff, Students, All University
Date Issued: 
Monday, April 21, 2003

Last updated: 

Revised to comply with recent changes in the law. Effective 9/25/2013.