DPH Office of Compliance and Privacy Affairs

The San Francisco Department of Public Health (DPH) Office of Compliance and Privacy Affairs (OCPA) promotes a high standard of conduct and integrity that is core to DPH’s mission and beliefs. OCPA provides guidance, resources, and support to clinical and other departmental operations to help protect patients, safeguard sensitive information, and help mitigate and prevent fraud, waste, and abuse.

Compliance Blocks
Compliance and Privacy Matters

Read our latest edition of Compliance and Privacy Matters discussing the ending of the Public Health Emergency and Law Enforcement Access to PHI.

Report a Compliance or Privacy Concern - Compliance and Privacy Hotline

Everyone who works with DPH is accountable for speaking up when something isn’t right.
The Compliance and Privacy Hotline is a convenient and anonymous way to report suspected fraud, waste, and abuse, and privacy concerns. The Hotline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.


The OCPA website is your resource to help you: 

•    Comply with regulations related to claims for services; ethical responsibilities; and the Code of Conduct. 
•    Protect patient privacy. 
•    Report allegations of reported wrongdoing. 
•    Understand your responsibilities and how to work with integrity. 


Meet the OCPA team.


Department of Public Health

Office of Compliance and Privacy Affairs
101 Grove Street
Room 400
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Compliance and Privacy Hotline

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