Privacy of personal health information is a fundamental right of health care in Canada. When you provide us with health information, we give you these assurances:

We will:

  • Only collect information required for your care and treatment.
  • Give you access to your own records and, if requested, make copies of them at a reasonable cost.
  • Only share your information with other health professionals or health care institutions to the extent necessary to provide you with proper health care.
  • Ask your permission to share your health information if required for other purposes unless we must provide it for legal reasons.
  • Keep your information secure and retain or destroy these records as requested by law.
  • Keep accurate records.

If you have any concerns, please ask to speak with our Privacy Officer. A full copy of our Privacy Statement is available upon request.