In keeping with the recent communication from HHS/OCR regarding good-faith provision of telehealth during the COVID-19 nationwide public health emergency, the University has formally approved the following audio/video applications for use with highly confidential/HIPAA data:
- Skype for Business
If you have questions or a request for a different application for use with telehealth, please visit the OIT Risk and Compliance team’s Application and Cloud Services Assessment Process webpage.
Avoid potential HIPAA violations with this simple rule…
HIPAA’s “minimum necessary” rule applies when using video sharing technologies such as Zoom, Team and Skype. So when sharing your screen, DON’T share your whole desktop. DO share only the application needed.