Health Sciences Office of Compliance and Privacy

The Office of Compliance and Privacy has been developed in the context of our core teaching, research, patient care, and public service missions.

The specific purposes of the Program are to:

  • Maintain and enhance quality of care

  • Demonstrate sincere, on-going efforts to comply with all applicable laws

  • Maintain and enhance quality of care

  • Revise and clarify current policies and procedures in order to enhance compliance

  • Enhance communications with governmental entities with respect to compliance activities

  • Empower all responsible parties to prevent, detect, and resolve conduct that does not conform with applicable laws, regulations and the program; and

  • Establish mechanisms for employees to raise concerns about compliance issues and ensure that those concerns are appropriately addressed


The Office of Compliance and Privacy is all about doing the right thing as part of the fabric our culture at UC San Diego Health. Our staff is here to help you and all UC San Diego Health employees and agents make the right decisions and demonstrate the highest ethical commitment both within the organization and in our interactions with external individuals and entities. The Office of Compliance and Privacy is committed to creating a culture of ethics, integrity, and compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and University policies. As a resource to all employees, we encourage you to contact us so we can work with you to navigate any compliance concerns you may have. 

Last updated: 30 Oct 2019