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Policies and Handbooks


Policies have moved! All HR policies are now located in the Hopkins Policy and Document Library (HPO) system. Please see HR Policies and update your bookmark accordingly.

Please note: The following policy is no longer available in the HPO:

  • Financial Policies and Procedures – For information about financial policies and procedures, including Reimbursement for Business and Travel Expenses (FIN022), please see the JHHS Finance Policy & Procedure Manual.

View all Hopkins policies

For all JHH/JHHSC policy manuals, please visit Hopkins Policy and Document Library (HPO). These manuals are available to staff only—JHED ID login is required.

Policy Updates

On July 1, 2020, the following HR policies were harmonized across the Johns Hopkins Health System (JHHS). See the policy buzzes below:

Employee Handbooks

Your employee handbook serves as a resource guide and a summary of the various policies, benefits and services available and applicable to employees of JHHSC/JHH. It also summarizes your rights and responsibilities and the general conditions of employment.

Please read this handbook and use it as a reference guide. If you need further information, contact your supervisor or the Department of Human Resources.

Choose the handbook that reflects your employment status:

The following addendum has been made since the handbooks were published:

JHHS Corporate Compliance - Please see this important information on corporate compliance and quality reporting.  Visit the Corporate Compliance Office's website for more information.