Electronic Collaboration with Academic Medical Centers in the Post-HIPAA Environment

Tuesday, October 18 | 9:00PM–9:00PM
Session Type: Resources
HIPAA privacy provisions have the potential to stifle electronic collaboration between physicians using secure hospital-based networks and faculty using more open university-based networks. The University of Pittsburgh will describe its innovative agreement with affiliated hospitals to use VLAN and VPN technologies to ensure continuing collaboration and compliance with the law.


  • Jinx Walton

    Chief Information Officer (Retired), University of Pittsburgh