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Health Information and Privacy

 

Privacy Statement

The Five Hills Health Region is committed to respecting and ensuring the privacy, security and confidentiality of personal health information, consistent with legal requirements, guidance and direction from goernment and professional bodies.

 

Read our full Privacy Statement here.

 

Release of Personal Health Information

As a custodian of Personal Health Information, the Health Region has a duty to maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards that protect the integrity, accuracy and confidentiality of the information, regardless of storage medium (see Section 16 of The Health Information Protection Act).

 

Every individual has the right to access, view and receive copies of their personal health information. The original health record is the property of the facility. This means that the health record cannot leave the facility.

 

Click here to view the Release of Personal Health Information brochure.

 

Click here for the Access to Personal Health Information form.

 

If you have any questions or concerns related to privacy and confidentiality, please contact 1-888-425-1111.