Marywood University Policy & Procedure Information

HIPAA Privacy Practices


The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) requires that health plans protect the confidentiality of private health information.  A complete description of rights under HIPAA can be found in the Plan's notice of privacy practices.  The Privacy Officer, the Director of Human Resources, should be contacted for a copy of the notice, for questions about the privacy of health information, or to file a complaint.

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Reaffirmed 2009
08/27/2020 – Revised the title of the Privacy Officer from Dr. Patricia E. Dunleavy, Associate Vice President for Human Resources to Director of Human Resources.