Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Ask the HIPAA Privacy Officer ~ we're open but working remotely!!
Office hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm

University of New Hampshire (UNH) Compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)

HIPAA and Use of ZOOM (March 19, 2020):  UNH's instance of Zoom is not appropriate for use with protected health information (PHI) as defined by HIPAA. UNH IT are currently working on setting up a HIPAA-compliant Zoom environment.  If you have questions about using Zoom related to health information, please contact the HIPAA Privacy Officer.

HIPAA Privacy Officer
Melissa McGee, J.D., Compliance Officer
Research Integrity Services
Service Building, Room 106B
51 College Road
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: (603) 862-2005
Email: melissa.mcgee@unh.edu

HIPAA Security Officer
Rori Boyce-Werner
Information Security Services
1 Leavitt Lane
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: (603) 862-2377
Email: rori.boyce-werner@unh.edu

UNH Health & Wellness Privacy Coordinator
Rebecca MacLennan, MBA
Director of Finance and Administration
4 Pettee Brook Lane
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: (603) 862-2853
Email: becky.maclennan@unh.edu

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contact information

Melissa McGee, Compliance Officer
Research Integrity Services
Service Building, Room 106B
51 College Road
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: (603) 862-2005
Email: melissa.mcgee@unh.edu