What if a supervisor or manager wants to make work unit plans, changes, updates based on the vaccine status of the employees in their work unit? For example, a supervisor or manager wants to tell employees they can work without face coverings and/or be in close physical proximity to one another if they have been vaccinated?

Our campus public health policies, procedures and protocols determine decisions around face covering requirements and physical distancing in the workplace. Supervisors and managers must follow campus public health policies, procedures and protocols and not create …

Does the Safer Badgers app protect my medical privacy?

UW–Madison takes care to provide robust controls to safeguard personal privacy. To protect the privacy of data, the Safer Badgers app uses a student or staff member’s username/password and multi-factor authentication. Further, inside the Safer …

Will the Safer Badgers app keep its data for long-term study?

The Safer Badgers app will not retain PII (personally identifiable information) for long-term study. The exposure notification data expires automatically after 14 days and is not saved anywhere. De-identified non-PII information such as the following …