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The UW-Madison HIPAA Compliance Program is updating policies, forms, FAQs, and guidelines to better serve your needs.  Additionally -- we are migrating content from these pages to www.compliance.wisc.edu/hipaa; once we complete the migration, this site will retire and visitors to these pages will be re-directed to that location.  Thank you in advance for your patience! 

Please forward your website improvement suggestions to hipaa@wisc.edu.   


General training requirement:

All members of the UW-Madison workforce in the UW Health Care Component (UW HCC) must complete UW-Madison's online HIPAA training annually.

Accessing the training:

To complete the training, log into your Learn@UW account at https://learnuw.wisc.edu/

Frequently asked questions:

What is the purpose of the UW-Madison HIPAA training?

Am I a member of the UW HCC workforce that is required to complete this training?

I am not a part of a designated unit of the UW HCC, but still need to complete the training.  How can I enroll in the course?

Who should I contact if I have a question about whether an employee must complete this training?

How do I access the training?

What if I completed the UW Health HIPAA training; do I need to complete this training?

What if I completed the UW-Madison HIPAA training last year; do I need to complete it, again, this year?

What happens if my appointment changes after being assigned to the training?

As a manager or supervisor, how do I know if someone has completed the training?



HIPAA Privacy Officer

Amanda K. Reese

4170 Health Sciences Learning Center
750 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705

(608) 262-2059


HIPAA Security Officer

Stefan Wahe 

Room 2164 Computer Science & Statistics
1210 W. Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53706

(608) 265-1177


Anonymous Hotline (Anonymous Human Research Protection Hotline):

To report an IT security incident or loss of sensitive data call the DoIT Help Desk: 
608-264-HELP (4357)