University of Minnesota Physicians and Fairview
The University of Minnesota, Fairview, and the University of Minnesota Physicians have worked together for many years to provide patient care, conduct research and train the next generation of health care professionals. These three organizations work together under the banner M Health.
Under HIPAA, these three organizations make up an Organized Health Care Arrangement (OHCA). As members of an OHCA, these organizations are allowed to share PHI with one another in order to manage their joint operations.