Policies

In this section you will find information about the policies the School of Medicine and the Office of Communications have in place for publishing all online and printed content.

Accessibility at Yale

As part of Yale’s mission, Yale is committed to “the free exchange of ideas in an ethical, interdependent, and diverse community.” That diversity includes all people regardless of ability...

Building and Hosting Websites at YSM

Officially recognized School of Medicine organizations and entities must use the YSM web template and the school's web content management system for their websites. 

Access to SDL

The School of Medicine Web Group will grant access to any Yale employee to edit a YSM website upon approval from the department’s administrator.

Publishing Content

Do not post identifiable information about patients anywhere in this system, whether the page has security or not.

Privacy Policy

This policy is directed at the public, but as a content publisher you should recognize that you are committing to uphold these standards of the public’s right to privacy.

Lab Site Policy

The school introduced a YSM-branded lab website template in its content management system to create and maintain websites.

Publications Policy

Printed materials produced by the units that make up the School of Medicine should abide by the School of Medicine's publications policy

Accessibility at Yale

As part of Yale’s mission, Yale is committed to “the free exchange of ideas in an ethical, interdependent, and diverse community.” That diversity includes all people regardless of ability or disability