Privacy and Data Compliance Office (PDCO)

We are responsible for the integrity of data collected and managed by the Department of Public Health (DPH).

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Department of Public Health, Privacy & Data Compliance Office (PDCO)
250 Washington St., 2nd floor, Boston, MA 02108-4619


General inquiries relating to Privacy & Confidentiality at the Department of Public Health

Who we serve

We work with the DPH workforce to ensure compliance for privacy laws in areas such as access, collection, classification, and maintenance. We develop trainings, resolve privacy complaints, and publish procedures. We also train a network of privacy specialists who, together, work with the Office to create an environment where all employees understand their responsibility to protect confidential information.

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