Summary: This article describes Baylor College of Medicine’s commitment and actions to ensuring its digital assets are in compliance with regulatory requirements for protection of data privacy and security.

Approving Authority: Office of Information Technology and Office of Compliance and Audit Services

Last Updated: Dec. 12, 2018

Purpose: Baylor College of Medicine is committed to compliance with regulatory requirements for protection of data privacy and security.

Scope: This governance applies to all digital assets belonging to Baylor College of Medicine.

Responsibilities

Baylor College of Medicine faculty, staff and students are required to follow the College Code of Conduct (Baylor login required) and Policies & Procedures (Baylor login required).

Guidelines

Baylor College of Medicine Compliance and Audit Services is responsible for the management and oversight of compliance at the College.  This office works with Office of Information Technology – Information Security, to ensure the privacy and security of the College’s digital assets. Guidance may be obtained by visiting the Compliance and Audit Services website (Baylor login required). 

Additional Information

Please visit the IT Service Portal and Compliance and Audit Services for the most current documentation. (Baylor login required).

*Note: Policies cited in the Digital Governance document (approved by the Board and published in March 2019) supersede any previous agreement, policy and/or guideline.