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Privacy Statement

We collect, use and disclose your personal health information to provide you with health care

By coming to an appointment and asking for healthcare at our centre, you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal health information.

We will protect your personal health information.  Only staff who need your personal health information to care for you, or for administration purposes will access your information.

We may need to share your personal health information to provide you with care.  For example, we may need to share some of your information with other health care providers such as doctors, nurses, specialists, pharmacists, social workers, dietitians, hospitals etc.

We will not share your personal health information with third parties (i.e. family members, insurance companies, lawyers) without your consent unless required by law.

You have the right to access your personal health information.  You may request a copy of your personal health information.

You may withdraw your consent at any time for the collection, use and disclosure of your personal health information, but this may affect our ability to provide you with effective care.

If you have a concern about the privacy of your personal health information please contact our Privacy Officer by calling 613-269-3400 ext. 231.

 

You have the right to contact the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario if you think we have violated your rights by calling 1-800-387-0073 OR on-line at www.ipc.on.ca

 

A pdf version of this document is available here