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HIPAA SECURITY COMPLIANCE CONSULTING SERVICES

(contract last updated 02/13/2015)

SCOPE:

Contract for the purchase of consulting services in the area of Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) security compliance.  Contractor will perform an initial overall HIPAA Security Risk Analysis and assist the University in developing ongoing review and assessment methodologies.

 

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is committed to protecting the privacy and security of health information, as mandated by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 ("HIPAA"), and as amended by the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act of 2009 ("HITECH"). 

 

UW-Madison's HIPAA Privacy and Security Compliance Program is overseen by two committees: the HIPAA Privacy and Security Operations Committee and the HIPAA Privacy and Security Executive Board.  The Operations Committee supports the Program by integrating all the UW-Madison provider units within the Health Care Component under one committee structure to ensure, facilitate and monitor HIPAA privacy and security and evaluate the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of the Program.  The Executive Board has overall responsibility for the oversight of the Program and provides adequate resources and authority for the successful administration of the Program. 

 

The oversight and project management of the Security Risk Analysis and other aspects of the project are the responsibility of the UW Madison HIPAA Privacy Officer and the UW Madison HIPAA Security Officer.

 

More information on UW Madison HIPAA compliance can be found at http://hipaa.wisc.edu/.


CONTRACT # DESCRIPTION
15-5595 HIPAA SECURITY COMPLIANCE CONSULTING SERVICES
CONTRACT ORIGIN: ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
UW-Madison
Purchasing Services
21 N Park St, Ste 6101
Madison, WI 53715-1218
UW-Madison users contact:
Unassigned
608-262-1526 / FAX (608) 262-4467
purch@bussvc.wisc.edu and ask to have your request assigned to an agent
 

Non-UW-Madison users contact: Vendor Representative

RESTRICTED TO: Restricted to UW Madison
COOPERATIVE PURCHASING: NO
CONTRACT TERM: February 16, 2015 through February 15, 2016, with automatic renewal extensions to February 15, 2018, unless amended, cancelled or rebid.

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