Education & Training

UCSF workforce members, whether salaried or non-salaried, are required to complete HIPAA privacy and information security training. This includes faculty, staff, residents, students, volunteers, as well as visitors who may have either direct or indirect access to patients or their health information.

There are several levels of training depending upon the level of access to patients and patient information. Both basic and advanced training and can be viewed online or printed for training as follows:

Additional training and approval may be required for access to specific UCSF clinical systems, such as APeX. Contact the system owners and department managers for any additional requirements.

Please note that the UCSF Committee for Human Research (CHR) from the Human Research Protection Program may have additional training requirements for research personnel.