Office of the CISO

Social Security Requirements


WAC 388-476-0005


UW Information

In order to receive medical benefits from the state, a person must provide a social security number, except for those cases specifically exempted under the law.

Subject Area:
Healthcare/Patient Records

UW Subject Matter Expert

Lisa Westlund
Compliance Officer
UW Medicine Compliance
UW Social Security Number Standard

External Information


*A brief description is provided by the UW Subject Matter Experts to assist the UW community; it is not a legal description or an official description from the external authority, and should not be construed as legal advice.