We've updated our privacy policy.

Acceptable Use Policy

Slice provides a platform for clinical research data collection. To keep the Slice running smoothly for everyone, you agree that you will use the Slice web application only in a manner consistent with the following Acceptable Use Policy.

You agree to:

  • Obtain IRB approval for clinical research studies collecting data for the purposes of human subject research.
  • Collect only minimally necessary PHI in compliance with IRB and HIPAA regulations.
  • Mark all PHI variables collected specifically as identifiable.
  • Notify us immediately if your account has been comprised and to follow immediate steps to secure your account.

You agree NOT to:

  • Provide access to clinical research studies to those who have not undergone training to protect PHI .
  • Download PHI to unencrypted system or transfer data outside of the hospital network.
  • Share you account login and password with anyone else for any reason.
  • Upload objectionable content or malware.

We reserve the right to:

  • Conduct audits to detect violations of the Acceptable Use Policy.
  • Remove user access and delete all the user's data that is in violation of the Acceptable Use Policy.
  • Remove all data that has not been approved for collection by the IRB .
  • Remove all data that exceeds the scope of meaningful use granted by the IRB .