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Breach Reporting

Breach Reporting - Departments & Programs, UW Health, Health Information Management, Document Integrity

Focus

Please report all possible or known breaches, as soon as possible to Document Integrity:

himfaxnotification@uwhealth.org
Phone: (608) 203-4520
Fax: (608) 203-4537

A breach occurs when Protected Health Information (PHI) is sent to an incorrect provider or the correct provider at the wrong location. It can also occur when PHI is sent to a non-health care facility by dialing an incorrect fax number or mailing to an incorrect address.

Please refer to Type I of Violations of Confidentiality within Policy 9.11, Corrective Action for Non-Compliance with Confidentiality of Protected Health Information.