Request Box Storage for Protected Health Information

Box Storage and Collaboration is now available for Protected Health Information (PHI)

Recognizing the need for a secure and HIPAA compliant collaboration tool, the University of Illinois has signed a Business Associate Agreement (BAA) with, the University licensed storage and collaboration tool.

Individuals who would like to use Box to store PHI, may only do so in a provided Box Health Data Folder (BHDF). Individuals are responsible for reading and following set policies and guidance found at:

The above webpage includes a link for the application to request a BHDF.

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Last updated: 

March 19, 2018