To identify how Watkins Health Services will protect confidential health information for all patients.
All persons receiving services at Watkins Health Services
Watkins Health Services complies with all university policies and procedures, and state and federal laws relating to confidentiality and privacy of patient information.
Watkins Health Services maintains internal policies and procedures which assure information privacy.
See policies below
Watkins Health Services
Watkins Memorial Health Center
1200 Schwegler Drive
Lawrence, Kansas 66045
There are a number of privacy laws and regulations which govern how health information can be shared. However, one of the most significant in recent years has been HIPAA, The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. Watkins Health Services complies with all HIPAA regulations to assure patient health information is protected.
Specific policies/procedures relating to information privacy are listed with this document.
04/26/2017: Updated link for AD-308 Authorization for Use & Disclosure of PHI
04/01/2016: Removed a link and updated an outdated link.
11/20/2014: Fixed broken links under Related Policies.
10/27/2014: Updated the title of the unit to Watkins Health Services.