U of I Box, Protecting PHI with Box Health Data Folders Policies and Guidelines

How do I apply for a Health Data Folder in U of I Box?

Individuals in a covered component of the University of Illinois Covered Entity may request a Box Health Data Folder (BHDF) that is capable of securely storing protected health information. 

As Box is at its heart a sharing and collaboration tool, researchers using a BHDF are responsible for reading and following the guidance in the Protecting PHI with Box Health Data Folders document linked below before applying for a BHDF.

For questions on HIPAA protected resources, please contact your campus HIPAA liaison.

Key Points

Full Policies and Guidelines

Review the full policies and guidelines at the University of Illinois HIPAA resource page:

Printable PDF
Protecting PHI with Box Health Data Accounts.pdf