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policy 0030 : The Use of Cameras and other Electronic Devices and Media

The Medical Center strives to protect patient privacy and to prevent the interference with patient care, the creation of safety concerns, and the disruption of business operations which might result from the use of cameras, video-cameras, cellular telephones (including but not limited to smartphones), tablets, personal computers, and other electronic devices or media used to record and/or transmit visual images and audible sounds (collectively referred to in this policy as "Photography".) This policy excludes "body cams" used by law enforcement authorities.

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  1. effective date:

    July 1, 2016
  2. signature(s):

    Pamela M. Sutton-Wallace, CEO, UVA Medical Center