DON'T NEED IT? DELETE IT!
Best Practices for Deleting Electronic PPI
The University has established procedures for retaining permanent records that include private, personal information (PPI) for employees, students, patients, etc. As a member of the University community, you may have access to this data and may find it necessary to make copies of these records to use in other applications. It is critical to establish procedures and practices for purging or archiving data, taking into account that requirements are established for maintaining, preserving, securing and accessing historical data.
Disposing of PPI
To securely delete information in a Windows environment:
To securely delete information on a Mac:
As a member of the University community, you may have access to private, personal information (PPI) for employees, students, patients, etc. It is essential that this PPI is protected.
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