How Secure is My Information?

The privacy and security of patient health records is a real concern for consumers. The NDHIN ensures your data is protected.

We ensure your information is:

  • Safe and confidential
  • Encrypted
  • Tracked and Audited


The NDHIN complies with HIPAA rules, as do NDHIN participants. Protecting the privacy and security of health information is important to the NDHIN and its participants. Health information is kept secure using many technical safeguards and administrative policies and procedures. Patient health information is only available to your treating provider that has been granted access. Patient health information accessed on the system can be tracked for auditing purposes to ensure your privacy is protected.

For more information you can read the Notice of Privacy Practices.