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Information Protection Unit 

The California Department of Health Care Services’ (DHCS), Office of Legal Services’ Privacy Office, and Office of HIPAA Compliance’s Information Protection Unit work collaboratively with
DHCS business associates, counties and other state agencies to safeguard Protected Health Information (PHI) and Personally Identifiable Information (PII).
 
DHCS will investigate privacy breaches and complaints involving unauthorized access or disclosure of PHI, PII and confidential information of Medi-Cal members. 
 
In addition, DHCS also conducts:
 
·         Privacy Breach/Incident Investigations
·         Privacy Training
·         Privacy Compliance Audits

 

 

 

Last modified on: 2/5/2015 11:24 AM