Welcome to the new Information Security and HIPAA Offices website. Washington University’s Information Security Office and HIPAA Privacy Office work together to protect the privacy of our patients’ health information and the data of the WashU community.


What would you like to do today? Choose from the options below.

What To Do When:

My passwords have been compromised

I lost a device

I’ve been a victim of a cyber threat

HIPAA Privacy Information

The Washington University HIPAA Privacy Office works with all members of our workforce including faculty, staff, and students to help them understand their responsibilities to protect the confidentiality of our patient’s health information.  We do this through policy and procedure, training, and auditing and monitoring.  In addition, the Washington University HIPAA Privacy Office responds to and investigates concerns related to compliance with the HIPAA regulations.