Filming and Protocols


Please contact a member of our media relations team with interview/filming inquiries.  


To access our Keck Medicine b-roll click here.

Stories involving patients

Stories involving Keck Medicine of USC patients require advanced HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) consent and clearance from the media relations team before entering any Keck Medicine buildings or facilities. 


Entering Keck Medicine locations

We require documentation prior to entering any Keck Medicine building, which may include the following:  

  • Government-issued ID
  • Negative TB screening documentation from the past 12 months  
  • Proof of the following vaccinations or positive titers: MMR, Varicella or Shingles, DPT or Tdap
  • Current COVID-19 yearly vaccine  
  • Current flu documentation (during identified flu season; generally November 1 to May 1) 
  • HIPAA privacy education certificate
  • Vendor’s certificate of insurance – general liability ($1MM per incident and $2MM annual aggregate)
    • Please list USC Health System and University of Southern California as additionally insured. 
    • Certificate Holder: USC Health System and University of Southern California, 1500 San Pablo Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033  
  • USC production contract   
  • Must check equipment that will be plugged into a power outlet with the BioMed office in Keck Hospital of USC or designated location at other Keck Medicine sites.
  • Additional requirements may apply 


Click here to contact Keck School of Medicine of USC media relations.