Hydra is a database managed by the ZSFG Dean’s Office which captures UCSF at ZSFG employee and trainee data elements via selected upstream UCSF and DPH database feeds. Hydra is utilized for ZSFG onboarding, offboarding and compliance reporting. Department managers or their designees receive monthly reports and are responsible for ensuring the data in Hydra for their department is accurate and up-to-date.
Please note that for DPH Epic access, in addition to being added to Hydra you will also need to submit the DPH Epic onboarding template after the DPH AD account and POI number has been assigned in Hydra. Please click here for additional information on the DPH Epic onboarding template.
Please click on the appropriate employee or trainee classification below for additional instructions.
- Medical Students
- Non-ZSFG affiliated providers, faculty, volunteers, staff and trainees who are affiliated with UCSF