Patient Guidance on Reproductive Health Privacy 

The HIPAA Privacy Office is currently working remotely. We may be reached by email ( or by phone (203-432-5919). If you sent us a letter by mail or fax, we will be delayed in responding.

HIPAA and Human Research during COVID-19

Research Use of Clinical Data: COVID-19 Issues

Remote Working during COVID-19

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At Yale University, we are committed to providing quality health care which includes respecting patients’ and clinical research subjects’ rights to maintain the privacy of their health information and ensuring appropriate security of all protected health information. The standards for protecting patient health information are described in the federal law known as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). This web site provides information and guidance on the policies and procedures related to HIPAA compliance at Yale University.